I Fazzoletti della Nonna

Baked Stuffed Crepes

Preparation info

  • 10 to 12

    crepes
    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

Marcella's Italian Kitchen

Marcella's Italian Kitchen

By Marcella Hazan

Published 1986

  • About

In My Native Romagna, it is not uncommon, even now in the late 1980s, to find that older farm women keep their heads covered with a black kerchief folded into a triangle. That is likely to be the reason these triangularly folded stuffed crepes from Romagna are called fazzoletti della nonna, grandmother’s kerchiefs. It is, regrettably, a dish that few remember and even fewer continue to make.

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