Crispy on the outside, soft on the inside with the delicate sweetness of coconut, these Vietnamese crepes (banh xeo) are delicious! Stuffed with fresh herbs and vegetables, they are a tasty vegan or vegetarian dish.
Banh xeo ("bahn SAY-oh") is a popular street snack in Vietnam, especially the south. The name means "sound crepe," and it indicates the sound the batter makes when it hits the hot skillet. The shrimp-studded crepe is rolled up in a leaf of lettuce and dipped in a flavorful lime-scented sauce before it gets popped in your mouth. Makes about 4 to 6 filled crepes Ingredients Crepe Batter