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Jack Jacobs talks to visitors while rolling lefse at his Minnesota State Fair booth Wednesday. His wife, Bonnie, is at the cash register in the background.

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?"

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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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