American Pancakes with Sauteed Apples

American Pancakes with Sauteed Apples


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About this recipe: Being that I'm from America I just had to add these fluffy pancakes. Also, since I can't find a maple syrup that I like, I took an old Apple Pop-Tart filling recipe and came up with this. Great for breakfast or even dessert!

leah34f Hertfordshire, England, UK

Serves: 3 

  • Pancakes
  • 250g self raising flour
  • 4 tbsp caster sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 450ml milk
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 3 tbsp melted butter
  • Sauteed apples
  • 3 tbsp butter
  • 4 med Golden Delicious apples - Peeled, cored and sliced into 1 cm slices
  • 1 1/2 tsp cornflour
  • 6 tbsp water
  • 6 tbsp light brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon

Prep:10min  ›  Cook:5min  ›  Ready in:15min 

  1. Pancakes: In a large bowl sift together the flour, sugar, cinnimon, baking powder & salt.
  2. Make a well in the centre and pour in the milk, eggs & melted butter. Mix together until just smooth - some lumps are ok.
  3. Heat a pan and add a Tablesppon of vegetable oil over med heat. Pour a ladleful of the batter (roughly 2oz) into the pan and let cook until you see small bubbles start to form all over the pancake (the edges will clour slightly) Flip the pancake and brown the other side.
  4. Transfer the pancake to a plate and cover in tin foil to keep them warm
  5. Apples: In the same pan, melt the butter over medium heat.
  6. Add in the apples and sautee for 3 - 5 mins or until just soft
  7. Add the corn flour to the water and disolve, then add into the apples, followed by the sugar & cinnamon.
  8. Let apples simmer for about 2 min, stiring occasionally. Take off the heat and serve warm over the pancakes.

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Reviews (3)


very nice little ones loved them - 06 Mar 2011


this recipe is brilliant I made them for breakfast and they were delicious. Really nice light fluffy pancakes! - 06 Sep 2010


Tasty! - 28 Jan 2013

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