Davidstow cheese & mushroom crepes


These Breton inspired crepes are delicious for breakfast or a light lunch. They are rich and decadent whilst also tasting light and well balanced. The earthy mushrooms and chopped herbs work wonderfully with our creamy classic 12 month cheddar.

Makes: 6

Prep time: 20 minutes

Cooking time: 10 minutes

Skill level: Easy


For the Crepes:

•    150g Plain Flour

•    2 Eggs

•    350ml Milk

•    2 Tbsp Butter for frying

•    1 tsp Sea Salt

For the filling:

•     200g Mushrooms

•    1 Tbsp Salted Butter

•    1/2 tsp Sweet Paprika

•    1/2 Lemon, juice & zest.

•    150g 12 month Davidstow Cheddar.

•    Fresh Dill / Parsley


1.         Add the flour to a mixing bowl and make a hole in the middle for the eggs.

2.        Crack in the eggs and stir in with a little of the milk. Then add the milk little by little, stirring into an even smooth batter.

3.         Add a pinch of salt to the batter and give it a stir. Set the batter aside for 20 mins in the fridge.

4.        In a frying pan, add the butter with the mushrooms, roughly chopped and cook for around 5 minuted until soft, still with some bite, then add the lemon juice and sweet paprika along with a good seasoning of salt and pepper. Add the lemon zest before serving.

5.        Cook the crepes in a medium heat pan greased with butter for around 1 minute each side until golden and slightly crispy.

6.        Serve folded with the mushrooms and plenty of grated Davidstow Cheddar, finally sprinkle with the chopped fresh herbs.

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