Crepes Suzette

Crepes Suzette

Crepes Suzette

Holy crepes! When you're in the market for a gourmet meal that will leave a lasting impression on diners, this Crepe Suzette fits the bill. See what all the hype surrounding this fancy feast is about. 

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2 servings

Ingredients
  • 2 tbsp. butter, melted
  • 1 1/2 cups milk
  • 2/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 3 eggs
  • Suzette Sauce:
  • 1/3 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 2 tbsp. sugar
  • 1/4 tsp. grated orange peel
  • 1/4 tbsp. Grand Marnier

  • Methods/steps
    1. In medium bowl with wire whisk, beat butter and remaining crepe ingredients until smooth.
    2. Chill 2 hours.
    3. Brush bottom of 7-inch crepe pan and 10-inch skillet with melted butter.
    4. Over medium heat, heat pans; pour scant 1/4 cup patter into crepe pan to coat bottom; cook 2 minutes until top is set, underside slightly browned.
    5. Loosen crepe; invert into hot 10 inch skillet; cook other side 30 seconds.
    6. Slip crepe onto waked paper.
    7. Meanwhile, start cooking another crepe. Stack crepes between waxed paper.
    8. Use immediately or wrap in foil and refrigerate. Approx 30 minutes before serving, Prepare Suzette sauce: In 10 inch skillet over low heat combine the orange juice, butter, sugar and orange peel until butter melts.
    9. Serving: Fold crepes in quarters; arrange in the warmed Suzette sauce in the skillet; simmer for 10 minutes.
    10. Pour the Grand Marnier evenly over the crepes and sauce but do not stir.
    11. Heat the Grand Marnier a minute or two, then remove from stove. Light a long match (such as those used to light kindling in a fireplace). Apply match to the crepes and sauce in the skillet. Serve crepes and sauce immediately.
    Additional Tips

    Ready in 20 min


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