Simple Crepes

4.02.2010

Doesn't it feel great to wake up on a Friday morning knowing that you're not going into work that day! And to make the morning even sweeter is waking up and having your breakfast already prepared and served to you.
It was our 6 year anniversary yesterday from the day Andrew and I decided to date officially. Seeing as it was a work day Andrew had great plans for me this morning as we're off for Good Friday. He woke up earlier than I and surprised me with this delicious breakfast. Chocolate, strawberries, and I didn't have to cook it myself...doesn't get any better than this. The sweetheart even took pictures for me of the process in order for me to post about it. What a doll!
Happy Anniversary my love!

Lena xoxo


Ingredients
  • 1 cup of flour
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup of milk
  • 1/2 cup of water
  • 1/4 teaspoon of salt
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter

Directions
  • In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the flour and the eggs.
  • Gradually add in the milk & water, stirring to combine.
  • Add the salt and butter, beat until smooth.
  • Heat a lightly oiled pan over medium/high heat. Pour or scoop the batter into the pan. (You can make 2 large crepes as per our picture by splitting the batter in half. Or 8 crepes by using 1/4 cup per crepe.)
  • Tilt the pan in a circular motion in order to coat the bottom of the pan evenly with the batter.
  • Cook the crepe for about 2 minutes or until the bottom is light brown. Loosen with a spatula and flip to cook the other side the same way. 
  • Once it's cooked, you can add the strawberries or fruit of your choice with chocolate syrup or Nutella and warm slightly. Serve hot.
  • You can garnish with powdered sugar as our picture and you can also add any of your favorite toppings like whipped cream, ice cream, english cream, etc.
Bon Appetit!

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12 Responses to “Simple Crepes”

Carol said...

ÑAM,ÑAM,ÑAM....Good!

chichichic said...

yummy! funny, its what i had for breakfast this morning, great way to start a long weekend, ain't it?

xo!

justyna

Kristy said...

Happy 6th Anniversary, Lena & Andrew :D He's definitely a sweetheart (and a great cook!) The crepe looks like it was from the restaurant! Wishing you guys a great long weekend. Lets enjoy the sun!!! :D

www.monochromachic.com

Magdalena said...

mmmmm YUMMY!!!!

Taylor B. @ Auburn Not Red said...

Keep him!

dreamylacey said...

my boyfirend tells me that I an the queen of the crepes but I do not have any recidpe it is random each time and differnet each time

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DISTRIKMODE said...

OMG this is my favorite kind of crepe! I remember making it for my boyfriend a whileee back (maybe 2 years ago?? yeahh THAT long!). These delicious pictures just triggered an urge inside me... now I need to get to baking these babies again! Thanks hun! :)

xo
Farrah @ DISTRIKMODE

lamia said...

Yummy!!! It looks delicious!!
xoxo
lamia
http://ginger-chocolateandhoney.blogspot.com/

Dominique said...

Ahhh... A man that cooks!!! (JEALOUS)
I'm gonna make these today. 6years on the 10th for me too, CONGRATS HONEY :)

V. said...

Mmh yummy !!!

Lainey said...

Thank you for this recipe! I have been wanting to make crepes for a long time...and this will be perfect.

City Chic Chica said...

Awww that's adorable! Happy Anniversary! :o)

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