Serves 8

In France, Candlemas, or Chandeleur, is celebrated in a very simple way…. By eating lots of crepes! Join us in celebrating with this recipe for Salted Caramel Crepes 


  • 1 ½ cups flour
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 cups whole milk
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 3 ½ Tbsp unsalted butter
  • Pinch of salt

Salted Caramel
  • 1 ½ cup Powdered sugar
  • 1/3 cup Salted butter
  • 1 cup + 1 Tbsp Heavy cream (room temperature)
  • ¼ cup sliced almonds


Step 1. In a mixing bowl, sift the flour and add the salt.

Step 2. Pour in the eggs and vanilla extract then mix using a whisk.

Step 3. Gradually add the milk and continue to whisk until you have a smooth paste. Finally, add the melted butter.

Step 4. Leave the mixture to stand for an hour.

Step 5. Prepare the caramel by melting the sugar in a pan over medium heat. When browned, off the heat add the butter cut into pieces and mix. Then, add the cream and stir constantly. Put back on the heat to thicken the caramel and allow to cool.

Step 6. Cook the crêpes in the lightly oiled CHOC INTENSE non-stick round pan.

Step 7. In another pan, toast the flaked almonds for 5 minutes, stirring from time to time.

Step 8. Serve the crêpes in plates, covered in salted caramel and crunchy almonds.


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