Good ‘Ol Fluffy Pancakes

12 Feb, 2013

One of the best fluffy pancake recipes we have ever come across – perfect for breakfast on a winter’s day.



1 ¼ cups all-purpose flour

2 tablespoons sugar

1 tablespoon baking powder

1 1/3 cups milk

1 egg, lightly beaten

2 tablespoons of melted butter, plus extra for the pan

1 pinch of salt

Optional: 1 cup fresh blueberries

For topping: ricotta cheese and grated lemon zest



In a large bowl, blend together the dry ingredients: flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt.

In a separate bowl, whisk together the wet ingredients: milk, egg, butter.

Slowly blend dry ingredients into wet ingredients until only a few lumps remain on the batter. Let it rest for 5 minutes while you heat up a skillet. If you’re adding blueberries to your pancakes, now is the time to do do it, blend them slowly into the batter with a spatula.

Use a bit of butter or vegetable oil on the hot skillet to prevent the pancakes from sticking.

Pour a ladle-full of the batter onto the skillet until the bottom is golden or large bubble break through the surface, about 2 minutes.

Flip and cook until the center is set, about 2 more minutes.

My personal favourite: Serve warm with ricotta cheese and lemon zest mix, fresh blueberries and a splash of maple syrup!

Enjoy and…repeat!


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