Crepes Party

2009 jan 101

Thank goodness I found the original recipe in Google Docs, because it was not saved in Livebinders. This recipe is very simple, and we had a lot of fun with the filling — so I forgot that I saved it in Word format so I could combine two separate recipes: the one for crepes, and the one for the filling.

My husband and I team up whenever we make this. When we want to invite a family with kids over for Sunday brunch I would organize a “crepes party.” We prepare the crepes ahead of time (my department), and my husband did the cottage cheese – cream cheese filling. In Nigeria we used frozen berries and canned peaches, but I’m sure the fresh variety or other fruits would be just fine. Then to the spread I add different kinds of syrup: chocolate, caramel, strawberry, as well as whipped cream, Nutella, different nuts, and sprinkles. Ice cream is also great. We also provided bacon, ham, grated cheese, and buttered mushrooms for those who wanted breakfast before dessert. I use a different recipe for the crepes batter because it goes well with any filling, sweet or otherwise. Young and old alike had fun putting their crepes together. One girl went for the basic crepes and Nutella combo.

IMG_4315

The best ingredient that I miss though are the chocolate shavings from Holland given by my friend’s parents. The good news is World Market sells the same brand. Look it up if you don’t want to make your own chocolate shavings.

2008-dec-244

Advertisements

One thought on “Crepes Party

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s