Tex Mex Sundae
  • Vegetable oil, for frying
  • 12 fajita-size flour tortillas
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 Tbsp. ground cinnamon
  • Homemade Cinnamon Ice Cream, recipe follows
  • 1 (20-oz) jar chocolate flavored syrup
  • 1 (10-z) jar maraschino cherries with stems
  1. In a medium skillet, pour oil to a depth of 1/2"; heat oil over medium heat. Add tortillas, 1 at a time, & fry, about 1 minute per side until golden. (Press tortilla down with a fork if it starts to puff up while frying.) Drain on paper towels.
  2. In a small bowl, combine sugar & cinnamon. Sprinkle evenly over hot tortillas. Set aside to cool. (Can be done 1 day ahead.)
  3. Top cinnamon-sugar tortilla with 1 generous scoop of Homemade Cinnamon Ice Cream. Drizzle with chocolate syrup, & top with a cherry. Repeat procedure with remaining tortillas, ice cream, chocolate, and cherries.