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It is #MovieNightFriday and today we are watching Tangled. Tangled is the Disney version of Rapunzel. Now there are conflicting geographic locations based on when the story was told. Rapunzel’s story actually originated in France before the Grimm Brothers popularized in it Germany, which is why many think it is a Germany story. However, Disney based The Corona Kingdom in France. It was inspired by Mont Saint Micheal.
So before we went to meal plan our dinner. Matthew and I VR Mont Saint Michael.
Then we read Rapunzel by Sarah Gibb and Mother Knows Best: A Tale of the Old Witch by Serena Valentino to compare and see the villain, aka Mother Gothel, in a different light.
Then we went and enjoyed making food that is French and German to the original stories.
- 1 cup flour
- 1 egg
- 3/4 cup milk
- 1/2 cup water
- 3 tbsp melted butter
- 1 tbsp vanilla
- 2 tbsp butter or spray for the pan
- Begin with mixing the flour, egg, water, melted butter and vanilla in a bowl until a thin consistency
- In your pan (preferably a crepe pan but a small to medium will do based on the size of your crepes) spray or butter the pan on a low heat
- Pour just enough batter to cover the pan in a thin layer let it cook until slightly brown then flip and allow it to brown again, is should be 1.5-2 minutes per a side.
- Place on a plate lined with paper towel and continue to layer your cooked crepes with paper towel in between.
- Allow to cool for 10-20 minutes before filling for best results
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