Month: February 2017

February 3, 2017 Julia Girard-Gervois No comments exist

  Every year, exactly 40 days after Christmas, the French will celebrate “La Chandeleur“. The occasion for thousands of “Gourmand” (food lovers) to enjoy delicious crepes! But why do the French eat crêpes on February 2nd? It’s said that Pope Gelasius I started the tradition for having crêpes for “La Chandeleur” (Candlemas holiday) by offering…