The Crêpe (pancake) is a dish made of a very thin layer of dough made from flour (mostly wheat or buckwheat) bonded to a liquid (milk, sometimes mixed with water or beer) and baked in a griddle (or a regular pan), or on a hot plate called billig, it is generally round in shape.
It is presented hot or cold, sweet or savory, main course, dessert or can also be a snack. It is served as such or are embellished with a filling or filled. Dine at home or at a restaurant, and is found to outweigh the market at festive events or carnivals. According to the habits and the gasket, it may be of very variable thickness.
Sweet or savory pancakes are traditionally eaten together with hot butter. The most common topping pancakes called “salted” consists of grated cheese, ham, egg and is called “complete” when it finds the three ingredients together. For pancakes called “sweet” ingredients commonly used are: butter, sugar, chocolate, nutella, jam, honey, caramel with salted butter, lemon, cream, brown, etc.
Also cooking pancakes in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais and Alsace, incorporating beer in the dough, which improved its taste; Normandy one incorporates some calvados and possibly apple.
Where to Stay in Paris
There’s a massive choice, and prices are generally reasonable considering this is a capital city. We’d advise picking somewhere within easy walking distance of a metro so that you can easily get around all the sights in this itinerary.
Our favourite way to find the best deals on accommodation is to book directly on the hotel website. usually have the best rate available thanks to our collaborators that feeds us with Exclusive and live Promo and deals.
- Le Lapin Blanc, a Hotel just a 5-minute walk from Cluny-La Sorbonne Metro station. he best rate available online. You can modify or cancel your booking without fee until 2 days at noon before your arrival. Get a discount of 10% using promocode WEBACK2019 .
- Des Duc Hotels, a few steps from Chatelet, the Louvre and Notre Dame. Get a discount of 10% using code WEBACK.
- Concortel paris hotel, Reserve directly on website and get 15% reduction compared to other tariffs available online. free breakfast during week-end stays reserved via Hotel Website.
- Hotel Saint honore, Just a short walk from the Champs Elysées and the Madeleine, the hotel Saint Honore is ideally situated for direct access to the Paris airports (CDG, Orly) and the 4 main train stations. BEST RATE GUARANTEE Get 25% off for your 3 nights stay !