Perfect American-style pancakes

    25 min

    These are American-style pancakes that are easy to make. Make sure to serve them in a nice big stack.

    9 people made this

    Serves: 2 

    • 1 bowlful plain flour
    • 1 tablespoon bicarbonate of soda
    • 1 pinch salt
    • 1 glass milk
    • 3 eggs, separated
    • 30g (1oz) butter, softened
    • 100g caster sugar

    Prep:20min  ›  Cook:5min  ›  Ready in:25min 

    1. Mix: flour, bicarbonate of soda and salt.
    2. Stir together the milk and egg yolks. Add to flour mixture and stir again. Stir in knobs of butter.
    3. Whisk together sugar and egg whites till peaks form. Fold into the first mixture, gently.
    4. Heat frying pan over medium high heat with a little butter or cooking spray. When hot, add about 125ml of batter. When bubbles form on the top, flip.


    To the batter add 100g of good quality chocolate diced into chips.

    Pancake how-to

    Forget flops with our collection of Pancake videos! We'll show you how to make everything from traditional pancakes to savoury crepes, and more. Watch now!

    Recently viewed

    Reviews & ratings
    Average global rating:

    Reviews in English (1)


    Easy and tasty Separating the eggs really seems to make a difference...  -  07 Mar 2011