Crêpes are cooked traditionally for Candlemas, on February 2nd.

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Check out the Mama Lisa's Blog posts about Candelmas for more songs, proverbs and crepe recipes for Candlemas. Feel free to share in the blog comments any song, rhyme or proverb you know about Candlemas.



Many thanks to Edit' Dupont for contributing and singing this song for Mama Lisa's World.

Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Quand on fait des crêp's chez nous

Thanks and Acknowledgements

English translation by Lisa Yannucci with some help from Monique Palomares. Thanks to Monique for the midi and score.

Image: Crêpes préparées sur la Billig, Ile Grande.

Merci beaucoup!