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Crepes

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Crepes have always been a great snack or dessert dish. You will enjoy them plain or stuffed as sweet or savory. Each crepe recipe will take you by surprise. Try this recipe of plain crepes, fill them with filling of your choice.
Ingredients
  Eggs 4
  Milk 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  All purpose flour 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1 Tablespoon
  Brandy/Curacao 1 Tablespoon
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Orange rind 1 Tablespoon
Directions

MAKING
1)In a bowl, beat eggs until frothy.
2)In another bowl, mix milk, vanilla, and also the sugar and salt.
3)Slowly add flour and mix.
4)Add 3 tablespoons melted butter and brandy, beat until smooth.
5)Make a thin batter.
6)Take heavy 5- or 6-inch skillet, and heat 1 tablespoon butter in it.
7)Drop batter enough to cover the bottom, to make thin pancake.
8)Cook until bubbles appear and the underside is browned.
9)Flip and lightly brown the other side.
10)In a small pan, heat a teaspoon of butter to sizzling for each crepe.
11)In a bowl, beat together 1/3 cup butter and 1/2 cup sugar with orange rind until smooth.
12)Spread a little on the brownest side of each crepe and fold it into a 4 layered triangle.
13)Refrigerate until 1 hour before chafing time.

SERVING
14)Heat the crepes and serve them hot.

TIPS
Crepes may be made several days in advance.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Breakfast
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Shallow Frying
Dish: 
Crepe
Ingredient: 
Flour
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
10

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