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Rolling a lefse round is something Jack Jacobs has done thousands of times, and something he does pretty much constantly during the Minnesota State Fair. His wife Bonnie is at the cash register is background. Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau

Couple busy with lefse

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FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - A woman walked up to the Jacobs Lefse Bakeri booth at the Minnesota State Fair with a simple question: "How do you get it not to stick?"


Jack Jacobs, who has heard that question thousands of times, was happy to give her the secret: "You are always rolling in flour."

The key to avoiding the woman's sticky rolling pin situation is to sprinkle flour on lefse dough before rolling it and again about half-way through, Jacobs explained.

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