Healthier Basic Crepes Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Healthier Basic Crepes Recipe
  • READY IN 30 mins

Healthier Basic Crepes

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"I love this recipe because it is so simple to make. I have made it healthier by substituting whole wheat flour and 1% milk. I like to fill them with non-fat plain Greek yogurt and blueberries warmed in maple syrup. Yum!"

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Original recipe makes 8 crepes Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    30 mins

Directions

  1. Whisk together flour and eggs in a large mixing bowl. Gradually add milk and water, stirring to combine. Mix in salt and beat until smooth.
  2. Heat a lightly oiled griddle or frying pan over medium-high heat. Pour or scoop 1/4 cup batter onto griddle. Tilt pan with a circular motion so batter coats the surface evenly.
  3. Cook crepe until bottom is light brown, about 2 minutes. Loosen with a spatula, turn and cook other side. Serve hot with yogurt, maple syrup, and blueberries.
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Footnotes

  • Editor's Note:
  • This recipe is a healthier version of Basic Crepes.
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Reviews More Reviews

May 16, 2013

After adding an extra 1/2 cup milk, these were truly delightful, healthy crepes! The original recipe makes a batter that's too dense. (A side thought: "Whole Wheat Crepes" would have been a much better recipe title.)

 
Nov 17, 2013

I forgot the butter altogether, used skim milk, otherwise used the recipe exactly as stated and they turned out beautiful and quick. I got 7 crepes and a mini crepe out of this recipe

 
Jun 11, 2014

its very easy to make used unsweetened almond vanilla milk on second batch a lot better taste...oh i mixed the wet ingredients first and then slowly added the four...also sift the flour if its been sitting awhile

 
Jun 29, 2015

Used 2% milk, regular whole wheat flour, no butter, and put the yogurt into the batter. A bit of flour clumps, but overall a solid recipe.

 
Sep 14, 2014

I used butter flavoring instead of butter,I also used whole wheat flour and SF syrup. They didn't exactly taste sweet I don't know how sweet they should taste but it was a great recipe and they were definitely crepes! Next time I will add a packet of stevia.

 
May 25, 2014

It's a good basic recipe to use, I added a tsp good vanilla, 2 tbsp of cane sugar and some dried lemon zest to add flavor since I don't like syrup. Tastes great with fresh fruit. It really does make 8 crepes exactly. My daughters enjoyed them too.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 278 kcal
  • 14%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 40.5 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol
  • 110 mg
  • 37%
  • Fat
  • 9.2 g
  • 14%
  • Fiber
  • 4.1 g
  • 16%
  • Protein
  • 10.9 g
  • 22%
  • Sodium
  • 249 mg
  • 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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