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Hubby's Favorite Crepes Recipe

Hubby's Favorite Crepes Recipe

"This is a great way to use up leftover chicken. It always brings a smile to my husband's face when he comes in for supper and sees it on the table."—Joanne Sieg, River Hills, Manitoba
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. Cook: 15 min. YIELD:5 servings


  • 1/4 cup butter, cubed
  • 1/2 pound sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups 2% milk
  • 2 teaspoons chicken bouillon granules
  • 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 3 tablespoons sherry or chicken broth
  • 2 cups finely chopped cooked chicken
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley, divided
  • 15 prepared crepes (9 inches)
  • Additional sour cream, optional


  • 1. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, melt butter. Add mushrooms and onion; saute until tender. Sprinkle with flour; stir until blended. Gradually add milk. Stir in the bouillon, Italian seasoning and pepper.
  • 2. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Stir in sour cream and sherry. Remove 1 cup sauce; set aside. Stir chicken and 1 tablespoon parsley into remaining mixture; heat through.
  • 3. Spread 3 tablespoons filling down the center of each crepe; roll up. Drizzle reserved sauce over the top. Sprinkle with remaining parsley. Serve with additional sour cream if desired. Yield: 5 servings.

Nutritional Facts

3 crepes with 3 tablespoons sauce (calculated without additional sour cream) equals 460 calories, 23 g fat (13 g saturated fat), 114 mg cholesterol, 752 mg sodium, 37 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 25 g protein.