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Bonjour world!

Have you ever eaten a steaming fresh French crêpe?  In Paris?  Montreal?  Western Wisconsin?

We have seen the day, a local business called Crêpe Jean Luc, to bring you a traditional French taste—an ancient recipe that goes back generations.  It’s been described as a paper-thin pancake.  We would agree.

The crêpe comes from Brittany, the north-western coastal region of France where apple orchards grow, thatched  roofs stay in place with irises and druids keep their secrets in the Celtic forests of Brocéliande. It is a land of granite, rugged sea coasts and Calvados, an apple brandy that is served flambé over a dessert crêpe or apple sorbet.  Definitively not trivial.

The savory version of the crêpe family is made of buckwheat and called une galette.  The sweet crêpe has unbleached flour as the base.  Both are served traditionally in Brittany with a cold earthen bowl of hard apple cider, or cidre brut.

Based in La Crosse, we sell our freshly flipped knockout crêpes at local farmer’s markets and art fairs during the summer months. In winter, keep up with the news on our facebook page, and you’ll know where to find us. Hint: probably at a local winter’s farmer’s market.  Come and create your crêpe, challenge us even, and we’ll make it for you in front of your eyes.  Have a stroll around then.  Our crêpes look great and so will you.  You’ll have people asking what it is.  Take a bite.  Close your eyes.  Keep them guessing.  And then show them.  As for taste…well there’s no accounting for taste but we’re confident that you’ll be back.  We’ve got plenty of options to confound you.

We’re grateful to those who want to relive a delicious food experience and for those who are willing to try a new one.  Crêpes will wait for you.  They’ve been around a while.

A bientôt and bon appétit!

11 Responses to Home

  1. Nibor says:

    Good to hear from you my friend 🙂

    Guys, if Jean-Luc put as much love in his crepes as he used to spread around him when he was in France, it’s probably the best french crepes you could ever eat in USA 😉

  2. Nina says:

    We just enjoyed your crepes at the Kickapoo Country Fair. Magnifique!

  3. justine dupont says:

    Si tu es un aussi bon cuisinier que tu es lusicien cela doit être EXELLENT =)

    • justine says:

      Alors je suis très contente pour Toi et j’attend impassiament ton retour en France j’éspère ne pas te louper j’aimerai vraiment te revoir !

  4. Jean-Michel Massu says:

    Alors vieille branche….toujours aux States. Donnes moi un tel que je te phone

    Anatale…

  5. Jean-Michel Massu says:

    Alors l’Amerlock, tu ouvres pas ta boîte gmail…et tu réponds pas à mes messages…Ha la crêpe!
    Jean Michel the frenchy

  6. whitneypuent says:

    Oh my gosh! I just returned back from a study abroad in France and have been in a constant search for quality crepes! Where is the next location I can find you?

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