Blackberry-Cream Cheese Crepes

8 servings

Ingredients

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5 cups fresh blackberries, divided
3/4 cup water, divided
1/3 cup granulated sugar
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 tablespoon brandy
2 teaspoons cornstarch
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 tablespoon butter or stick margarine
1/2 cup (4 ounces) 1/3-less-fat cream cheese, softened
1 teaspoon powdered sugar

Preparation

Prepare Blender Crepes; set aside.

Combine 1 cup blackberries and 1/2 cup water in a blender. Process about 1 minute or until smooth. Strain blackberry mixture through a sieve.

Combine blackberry purée, 1/4 cup water, granulated sugar, lemon juice, brandy, cornstarch, and cinnamon in a small saucepan; bring to a boil. Cook 1 minute over medium heat, stirring constantly. Remove from heat; stir in butter.

Spread 1 tablespoon cream cheese over each crepe, and top each with 2 teaspoons sauce and 1/4 cup blackberries. Fold each crepe in half, then in quarters. Spoon 2 tablespoons sauce on each of 8 dessert plates; top each with 1 crepe and 1/4 cup blackberries. Sift powdered sugar evenly over crepes.

(Totals include Blender Crepes)

Created date

June 2000

Nutritional Information

Calories 188
Caloriesfromfat 29 %
Fat 6 g
Satfat 3.2 g
Monofat 1.7 g
Polyfat 0.5 g
Protein 4.6 g
Carbohydrate 30.3 g
Fiber 5.1 g
Cholesterol 42 mg
Iron 1.1 mg
Sodium 91 mg
Calcium 74 mg