by Tarla Dalal
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Easy but awesome – that describes this baked dish best of all. This unique creation features crepes with a Mexican filling.
A flavourful and succulent cottage cheese mixture joins hands with chunky uncooked salsa and mealy refried beans to make a fabulous filling for the crepes.
Simple ingredients are mixed and matched to give a classic, memorable flavour. The cheesy mouth-feel and herby aroma of the Crepes Mexicana are sure to etch a lasting memory. Serve this baked dish hot and fresh with a crunchy garnish of spring onion greens.
Try other awesome crepe creations like the Broccoli Crepes with Mexican Green Sauce or Spinach Crepes
- Heat the oil in a broad non-stick pan, add the onions and sauté on a medium flame for 1 minute.
- Add the paneer, zucchini, corn, dried oregano, salt and pepper, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 2 to 3 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
- Switch off the flame, add the coriander and mix well. Divide the mixture into 5 equal portions and keep aside.
- Divide the refried beans into 5 portions. Keep aside.
- Place a crepe on a clean, dry surface and place a portion of the beans on one side of the crêpe.
- Put one portion of the cottage cheese mixture evenly over it.
- Put 1 tsp of salsa on top of the refried beans.
- Roll it up tightly.
- Repeat steps 2 to 5 to make 4 more crêpes.
- Arrange the crepes in a baking dish.
- Brush the crepes with milk.
- Sprinkle the cheese on top and bake in a hot oven at 200°c (400°f) for 5 minutes.
- Serve hot garnished with spring onion greens.
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