Tested till perfect Lemon Cheese Crêpes

Lemon Cheese Crêpes

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By The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Source: Canadian Living Magazine: April 2010

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  • Prep time 10 minutes Stand: 15 minutes
  • Cook time 10 minutes
  • Portion size 8 crepes or 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 2eggeggs
  • 3/4 cup 3/4cupmilk
  • 2 tbsp 2tbspbutter, melted
  • 1 pinch 1pinchsalt
  • 1/2 cup 1/2cupall-purpose flour

Filling:

  • 3/4 cup 3/4cup10% pressed cottage cheese
  • 3 tbsp 3tbspsour cream
  • 2 tsp 2tspgranulated sugar
  • 2 tsp 2tspgrated lemon rind
  • 1 tsp 1tsplemon juice

Sauce:

  • 1/3 cup 1/3cuplemon marmalade or marmalade
  • 2 tbsp 2tbsplemon juice
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Preparation

In bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, 1 tbsp (15 mL) of the butter and salt; whisk in flour. Strain through fine sieve into clean bowl; let stand for 15 minutes.

Heat 8-inch (20 cm) crêpe pan or skillet over medium heat; brush with some of the remaining butter. For each crêpe, pour scant 1/4 cup (50 mL) batter into pan, swirling to coat; cook, turning once, until golden, about 1 minute. Transfer to plate.

Filling: In food processor, pulse together cottage cheese, sour cream, sugar, lemon rind and lemon juice until smooth. Spread about 2 tbsp (25 mL) over each crêpe; roll up or fold into quarters.

Sauce: In saucepan, melt marmalade with lemon juice over medium heat; drizzle 1 tbsp (15 mL) over 2 crêpes on each plate.

Nutritional Information Per serving: about

cal 295 pro 14g total fat 11g sat. fat 6g
carb 36g fibre 1g chol 119mg sodium 115mg
potassium 168mg

% RDI:

calcium 10 iron 9 vit A 13 vit C 12
folate 29
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