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similar to a crêpe

Popular across Eastern Europe as well as Friuli, these thin pancakes can have savoury or sweet fillings, such as apricot jam. Elsewhere in Italy known as crespelle/crespi.

Text © Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls

Image by Tedi Bajic