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Banana Crepes

I like to serve this impressive treat at parties. The pleasant banana-orange flavor makes it wonderful for dinner or brunch. —Freda Becker, Garrettsville, Ohio
  • Total Time
    Prep: 20 min. + standing Cook: 10 min.
  • Makes
    12 crepes

Ingredients

  • 2 large eggs
  • 3/4 cup 2% milk
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • FILLING:
  • 1/2 cup butter, cubed
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 4 teaspoons grated orange zest
  • 2/3 cup orange juice
  • 6 medium firm bananas, peeled and sliced
  • Fresh raspberries, optional

Directions

  • In a bowl, whisk together first 6 ingredients; let stand 20 minutes.
  • Heat a lightly greased 8-in. nonstick skillet over medium heat. Fill a 1/4-cup measure halfway with batter; pour into center of pan. Quickly lift, tilt and rotate pan to coat bottom evenly. Cook crepe until top appears dry; turn over and cook until bottom is cooked, 15-20 seconds longer. Remove to a wire rack. Repeat with remaining batter, greasing pan as needed.
  • For filling, place butter, sugar, orange zest and orange juice in a large skillet; bring to a boil, stirring to dissolve sugar. Reduce heat to medium; add bananas to warm.
  • To serve, spoon bananas onto crepes; fold into quarters. Top with remaining filling and, if desired, raspberries.
Health Tip: Try these crepes with more wholesome filling: sliced bananas, strawberries, Greek yogurt and a sprinkle of granola for crunch.
Nutrition Facts
2 filled crepes: 443 calories, 20g fat (12g saturated fat), 110mg cholesterol, 226mg sodium, 64g carbohydrate (43g sugars, 3g fiber), 6g protein.

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  • Angel182009
    Feb 10, 2018

    These clips are quite delicious. My personal preference is to have them filled with a whipped cream mixture. And then top with the bananas and sauce. Great flavor!

  • marinaaar
    Nov 21, 2012

    love it! so easy to make :)

  • marinaaar
    Nov 21, 2012

    love it! so easy :)

  • Chris Recipes
    Jul 26, 2012

    Tasty, elegant breakfast. This is a fave!

  • needsomezzzs
    Apr 22, 2011

    two thumbs up!

  • needsomezzzs
    Mar 19, 2011

    I didn't use the filling but the crepes themselves were great and quicker than the average recipe.

  • Vai-tea
    Feb 12, 2011

    So yummy, easy

  • Stoltenburg
    Feb 8, 2011

    Great recipe. We cut up the banana and added black berries. My husband had his with pinapple and the sauce was a little thin so we put 2 tbs cornstarch to thinken it up. Came out fantastic.

  • Vai-tea
    Nov 24, 2009

    My hunsband love it ... so delicius.

  • S.Winn
    Jun 21, 2008

    These are absolutely incredible. easy to make and delicious. I found this recipe in an old Taste of Home which I've lost so I'm glad to find it here.