How to make perfect French crepes

Sweet or salty, this meal is easy and delicious!
With the quarantine going on, I thought it was a good idea to share my family’s authentic French crepes recipe! Baking is always a good idea and this dish is ideal to share with your family.

how to make crepes

What you’ll need

5 eggs
250 gm of flour
12,5cl of cooking oil
33cl of milk
20 cl of water

The recipe

  • Put the flour in a dish and add the cooking oil.

  • Crack eggs one by one while you stir them.

  • Add the milk, the water and stir.

  • Let the dough rest for an hour before cooking!

  • Put one serve in a frypan, let it cook on both sides and enjoy!

  • Garnish with sweet (Nutella, honey, liquid chocolate) or salty (ham, eggs, cheese, potatoes, salmon and fresh cream…) Get creative!

Cooking tips: Add butter in the frypan before every serve.
Put the dough in a blender before using to remove any lumps.


  1. Cécile says:

    Hello ! Thank’s for this share. I’m hungry now 😂

    1. Stephanie says:

      Hahaha you’re welcome :p

  2. Rylie June says:

    Omg these look so good, and I definitely thought this would be a longer recipe! I’ll have to try it with my sisters this week!

    1. Stephanie says:

      It’s a really quick and easy recipe 😉 Definitely try it and let me know what you think!!

  3. Kristy says:

    These look fantastic! I’m a huge fan of crepes, although I’ve never had FRENCH CREPES. I’ll have to make these for my kids. My 13-year old daughter will be especially impressed; she’s adores anything from France! xoxo

    1. Stephanie says:

      YES do it! You and your kids will love it 🙂 You can even make it with them because it’s an easy family recipe. So cute that your daughter loves France!

  4. Amanda R. says:

    These look so yummy, I will have to try these 🙂

    1. Stephanie says:

      They sure are :p

  5. Izzy says:

    These look amazing! I remember when I was in Paris I had crepes every day – will for sure make these at home!

    1. Stephanie says:

      Thank you! Oh yeah, it’s the best. So delicious!

  6. Nicole says:

    Crepes are the best! When I was on a student exchange years ago, I remember we made crepes with Nutella and took a bunch as snacks while we toured a castle somewhere near Montpellier. I’ll have to try these. I’ve never felt I had the right tools to make crepes, but you make it seem doable!

    1. Stephanie says:

      I agree they’re the best!! Especially with Nutella :p
      Yes, it’s definitely doable, the recipe I share is super simple and traditional!

  7. Rachel Roy says:

    You make these sound so easy! And now I need to go make breakfast, I’m starved!

    1. Stephanie says:

      It is! 😉 ahah have some crepes!

  8. Anita Lewis says:

    I’ve only had crepes at a restaurant. This makes me want to try making them at home. Thanks 🙂

    1. Stephanie says:

      You should definitely try at home! I always make my own 🙂

  9. Kalin says:

    These look great!!

    1. Stephanie says:

      It is 🙂

  10. Petrina says:

    French crepes are so delicious! I remember having some very good ones in Trocadero just across the Tour Eiffel. Unforgettable!

    1. Stephanie says:

      Yeah so yummy 😉 Hmmm, that makes me hungry haha

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