December 10, 2011

Bake Along #14 : Strawberry Crêpe Cake

Gosh , I nearly miss Bake Along #14. December is really a busy month for me. Well, I am kind of proud of myself now that I was able to stay up late to make this cake. I am sorry to cut short my post this time , I really gotta go for now. Anyway , I have chosen to make a very "lazy" Strawberry Crêpe Cake cos I have opted to use store bought strawberry jam . Heehee.....

French Crêpe Batter [ please refer to my previous post for recipe ]
Store Bought Strawberry Jam [ warm in microwave ]

For the Crêpe
  1. Mix flour, sugar, eggs, egg yolks, milk and unsalted butter into a blender or food processor until smooth . Then pour into a jug and let stand for 30 min. Just before cooking the crêpe , stir in 40g melted butter through the batter 
  2. Heat a 18cm non-stick pan or crêpe pan over medium-high heat. Brush the pan with extra melted butter . Add enough batter to coat the base of the pan , swirl to cover , tip out excess batter 
  3. Cook the crêpe for 45 sec then flip over to cook for another 30 seconds on the other side . Repeat with remaining batter to get 20 crêpe , stacking with baking paper in between. ( Crêpe can be made 2 days ahead , wrap in foil refrigerated )
To assemble 
  1. Lightly grease a 18cm springform pan. Place a crêpe in the springform pan and spread with a thin layer of filling ( do not be greedy to fill with too much filling as it will cause the cake to slip when eating ) 
  2. Continue layering with the rest of the crêpe , ending with a crêpe on top
  3. Cover the cake with an aluminium foil and chill for 1 hour 
  4. Pre-heat oven to 180C .Place cake on a baking tray and heat gently for 10 minutes 
  5. Remove from oven and leave to cool completely before frosting
  6. Decorate with fresh strawberry or any decoration of your choice . Drizzle strawberry syrup or warm strawberry jam when serving  . Enjoy your cake !!!

Crêpe recipe adapted from


I am joining Bake Along No. 14 which was organise by Frozen Wings , Kitchen Flavours and Bake for Happy Kids. Hop over to their blogs to view the list of participants . Enjoy !

I am submitting this post to Aspiring Bakers #14: Creative Christmas Bakes ( December 2011 ) hosted by Hankerie


  1. Your strawberry crepe cake is lovely! Looks really good with the fresh strawberries, this would make a lovely dessert that everyone will definitely enjoy! Thank you for joining our Bake-Along, have a lovely weekend!

  2. yummy crepes! the strawberry topping really makes me drool :)

  3. I remember your previous post using this recipe to make a beautiful chocolate cake. This strawberry version is as good. Glad that you can join us with this bake along.

  4. Hi Abbygail, Love the recipe. I would love to invite you to join Homebakers.Alliance. :)

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  5. aargh!! your delicious looking crepe cake..i know i wont be able to make let me just enjoy looking at this first!!

  6. @kitchen flavours : tq for dropping by . ;) ... Everyone enjoy this cake . Guess not much people can actually resist strawberry . LOL ;)

    @Alice: Hi Alice. Thanks for dropping by . You should try this recipe. It is really simple dessert .

    @Zoe : I kind of love the strawberry on this cake ;) .. I really nearly missed this round of Bake Along. I am glad I can make it ;)

    @ Ambitious Food Love : Hi there, thanx for dropping by. I have already sign up . Waiting for approval.

    @lena : Hi lena, thanxs for dropping by. I saw ur pancake. looks good ya know. I have wanted to make it over the weekend. But then last weekend was my only time to spend with Ryan, ;). At least I had a good time playing with my baby Ryan. I will definitely wanna make that pancake. really looks good. makes me drool. LOL... I was trying to hold my saliva while looking at the pancake. I'll b waiting for the day when u will make this crepe cake

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