Breakfast, Dessert, Tea time

Genuine French crêpes (pancakes)

Today is “Chandeleur day” in France. This is an important day: the day of pancakes! Every mum prepares crêpes (French pancakes) served generally at 5PM for the kid afternoon break. Today French supermarkets will certainly make an hit with eggs, milk and flour, the key ingredients of French crêpes. We generally serve them with sugar… Read More Genuine French crêpes (pancakes)

Breakfast, Dessert, Tea time

Genuine French crêpes (thin pancakes)

  It must be because my kids are currently on holidays, I behave as the perfect cooking mum… French pancakes are definitely a MUST, the sweet dream of my kids for their 5 PM break (“goûter”). “Crêpes” will be a great success at breakfast, at teatime or as the final touch of a gourmet dinner… Read More Genuine French crêpes (thin pancakes)

Breakfast, Dessert, Tea time

Pain perdu: the genuine French toasts

  It seems French toast is an hit of International hotels breakfast buffet. However, even after having tried many of them out of France, I’ve never appreciated them. I am a very demanding customer regarding French toast. Actually, “Pain perdu” (French toast in French) comes from my childhood: my mother used to do it for… Read More Pain perdu: the genuine French toasts