How to make Crepes Florentine - Pancakes stuffed with spianch and cheese mixture.

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Main Ingredients : Crepes (क्रेप्ज़/ पैनकेक), Refined flour (maida) (मैदा)

Cuisine : Other

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Crepes Florentine

Contrary to popular belief a vegetarian diet gives you all the nutrients you will ever require to live a fit and healthy life. With low saturated fat and cholesterol, high fiber content and rich complex carbohydrates - veggie delights like greens, pulses and curries are your best bet at a meal which is nutritious and tasty!

You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Lauki Lajawaab, Ennai Kathirika (Brinjal) masala, Vegetable Kurma, Chilli Cheese Baked Potatoes.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Crepes Florentine Recipe

  • Crepes

  • Refined flour (maida) 1 1/2 cups

  • Eggs 4

  • Milk 1 cup

  • Salt 1 tablespoon

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • For filling

  • Spinach medium 2 medium

  • Butter 1 tablespoon

  • Onion finely chopped 1 medium

  • Feta cheese finely chopped 1/2 cup

  • Ricotta cheesegrated 1/2 cup

  • Parmesan cheese grated 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Black pepper powder to taste


Step 1

To make the crepes combine eggs, milk, flour, salt and oil in a bowl. Add three- fourth cup water and beat until smooth. Snip off the stems of the spinach leaves and blanch them.

Step 2

Drain and squeeze to remove extra moisture and then roughly chop. To make the filling, heat a pan. Add butter and when it melts, add the onion and sauté till golden.

Step 3

Place the spinach, onion, Feta cheese, Ricotta cheese, salt and pepper powder in a bowl and mix well. Heat a skillet, pour a ladleful of batter on it and cook on a medium heat, only on one side, until golden brown.

Step 4

Place some of the spinach mixture in the center and fold. Sprinkle parmesan cheese on top and gratinate under a salamander till the cheese melts and turns golden in colour. Remove it and serve hot.