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Chandeleur: Holy Crepe! Why Do French People Eat Crepes on Groundhog day in France

Although crepes are eaten all year round in France, it’s tradition to eat crepes to celebrate “La Chandeleur” on February 2nd, precisely 40 days after Christmas which happens to be Groundhog day in certain parts of the world. But why do French people eat crepes on this day?

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