06 June 2012

Pancakes

With it being half term we seem to have a bit more time on our hands in the mornings to enjoy breakfast and therefore the Mini Mes have been requesting their favourite, pancakes. They are so simple and you can whisk some up in a matter of minutes. They go nicely savoury with ham and cheese or sweet with juicy fruits, sugar and lemon - yum!

Ingredients
  • 4oz plain flour
  • 1 egg
  • 250ml milk
  • Oil for cooking


Method
  • Add the flour to mixing bowl and create a well in the centre. Then tip in the egg.
  • Beat the mixture continously with a whisk and gradually pour in the milk until all the lumps are gone.
  • Heat a pan with a small amount of oil and tip in some of the mixture to coat the base of the pan thinly.
  • Allow to cook on one side for a minute and then flip the pancake to the alternative side.
  • Serve with scrummy toppings!

What do you enjoy for breakfast?
What do you have on your pancakes?



13 comments :

  1. my kids love pancakes and this makes it so easy to make them from scratch

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  2. I love pancakes, so do my kids, especially with golden syrup and ice cream!

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  3. What sorts of toppings do you suggest? My husband likes lemon juice, but I'm a bit naughtier with maple syrup. I bet some kind of berry compote would be lovely too.

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  4. Haven't had pancakes for ages.

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  5. We usually have them for breakfast on a Saturday at the request of our 5 year old daughter

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  6. Not long until Shrove Tuesday!

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  7. Wow your website is full with great things for families to do !

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  8. Forget pancake day - such a simple recipe, such an outstanding result! x

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