Monday, March 29, 2010

It's Strawberry-Time again...!

It's Strawberry - Time!
 Try a wonderful recipe, like the following below. 
It's sooooo delicious!

Strawberry Crêpe with Orange Ragout


- powdered sugar
- 1 cup orange juice
- 1/2 vanilla (piece)
- ginger
- 2-3 small pieces cinnamon
- small piece orange zest
- 1/2 cup butter
- 2 cups strawberries
- 1 cup sliced oranges

- 1 cup flour
- 1/2teaspoon salt
- 3 eggs
- 2 cups milk
- 1/3 cup butter

Blend flour, salt, eggs, milk and melted butter in a blender til smooth. Rest for 30 minutes. Then bake 4 crepes in a buttered pan. Keep warm in the oven.
Meanwhile prepare the filling. Caramelize the powdered sugar in a pot til light brown. Pour in the orange juice, vanilla, ginger, cinnamon and orange zest and keep simmering about 10 minutes. Take out the spices, melt in a small piece of cold butter. Afterwards put in quartered strawberries and the orange slices to warm up.
Take the crepes from the oven and serve them with the filling on warm plates.
Serves 4 

Hi my friends,

one of the best things of spring are also the Strawberries in the market - I love them over everything! O.k. maybe not everything - hubby is sweeter as they are....*smile*...

I'm going into the cooking business now and I'm posting now a delicious recipe for you -  you should give it a try and you'll not regret, I promise :)

Thanks for all the kind comments yesterday.
See you again, tomorrow or the next day. I have some projects going on, but I hope I can make time to post something.

See you!


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A Lady's Life said...

mmm looks delicious
I love strawberries and especially the way they smell.:)

Susanne49 said...

Thank you, Lady! I appreciate your visit here. :)

The Retired One said...

I will just eat them with a dip in sugar, thanks..ha
In fact, they were on sale today at the grocery store and we bought some..yum.
We grow really sweet strawberries up here in the U.P. too..but they won't be ripe here until around the 4th of July.

Susanne49 said...

Thank you so much, Joan. I love them too with sugar only :)

AVCr8teur said...

I love strawberries and had some in my salad today. You take nice pictures of simple things! :)

Yvi said...

Hi Susanne,

lecker! Hier dauerts noch bis die schmecken...

Hab einen schönen Tag!

Marcie said...

So perfectly simple..and I love the color!!

Susanne49 said...

Danke dir, liebe Yvi. Geduld bringt Rosen und eines Tages auch Erdbeeren, nicht wahr? :)

Susanne49 said...

Thanks Marcie for stopping by :)

Susanne49 said...

And thank you for this nice compliment, Karen. I'm glad you like my shots :)

Bob Johnson said...

Cool shot and looks like a great recipe Susanne, I usually just eat peanut butter on crackers,lol.

Susanne49 said...

My better half is then the same like you: peanut butter and crackers...what a nutrition! :) I will invite you then to a peanut butter/cracker dinner one day...LOL..

Thanks for the comment.


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