crepes

Basic Crepe

  • 123 mins
  • 6 ingredients
  • Servings 12 crepes
  • Prep 120 min
  • Cook 3 min
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Ingredients

  • 2 eggs, room temperature
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 2/3 cup beer
  • dash of kosher salt
  • 1 cup flour
  • 2 tsp vegetable oil

Crepes can be use in a variety of ways both sweet and savory. It is important that you a good non stick pan in order to make them perfectly. See below for some wonderful crepe ideas

  • Place the eggs, milk and beer in a food processor or blender, then add the flour and salt.
  • Blend for 30 seconds, then scrape down the sides of the container and blend for 1 minute more or until the mixture is smooth.
  • Cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours.
  • Add about a ladle full of the crepe mixture to a medium hot 10 inch pan lubricated with peanut or vegetable oil.
  • Tip and turn the pan until until the batter covers the bottom of the pan.
  • Cook just until the top appears dry and the bottom has begun to brown.
  • Turn with a wooden or plastic spatula and brown the other side very lightly. You should have only little specs of brown.
  • Stack with a piece of wax paper between each until ready to serve.
Savory:
  • Turkey, cheese, eggs, mushrooms, avocado, tomatoes
  • Cheddar cheese and fresh apples
  • Cheese, Swiss, cheddar, Monterrey jack, ricotta and or feta
  • Cheese, avocado and tomatoes
  • Cheese and ham
  • Cheese ham and egg
  • Cheese spinach and scallions
  • Cheese spinach and mushrooms
  • Feta, spinach, Kalamata olives, tomatoes and artichokes
  • Grilled chicken, cheese, tomatoes and pesto
  • Roasted egg plant, zucchini, bell peppers, fresh basil, sun dried tomatoes and feta cheese
  • Smoked turkey and cheese
  • Smoked turkey cheese and cranberry sauce
  • Smoked turkey, cheese and eggs
  • Tuna, jack cheese, kalamata olives, tomatoes,, scallions and olive oil
  • Cheese, ham tomatoes, green peppers, scallions and egg
  • Cheese ham, mushroom and egg
Sweet:
  • Fresh apple, brown sugar and cinnamon
  • Apple sauce and cinnamon
  • Banana
  • Banana, sour cream and brown sugar
  • Blackberry
  • Blueberry
  • Blueberry and sour cream
  • Belgian dark chocolate
  • Chocolate and banana
  • Chocolate, banana and coconut
  • Chocolate and blueberry
  • Chocolate and strawberry
  • Chocolate and raspberry
  • Honey
  • Honey and banana
  • Apricot jam and raspberry
  • Kiwi
  • Lemon 
  • Maple syrup
  • Pineapple
  • Raspberry and Banana
  • Ricotta cheese, apple sauce and cinnamon
  • Nutella and banana
  • Peanut butter
  • Peanut butter and jelly
  • White chocolate

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