Stack of American pancakes with blueberries and maple syrup drizzle

American pancake recipes

41 Recipes

Whether you're celebrating Pancake Day or making brunch, our American-style pancakes are the perfect treat. Serve them with syrup, fruit or any other toppings you fancy.

American blueberry pancakes

4.67335

(349 ratings)

Light, fluffy and fruity, these pancakes are a US classic. Serve them stacked high with syrup and extra fruit
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

American pancakes

4.570175

(114 ratings)

Easy, American-style, fluffy pancakes are great for feeding a crowd at breakfast or brunch. Top with something sweet like fruit, jam or syrup, or rashers of crispy bacon.
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Fluffy pancakes

4.5

(50 ratings)

Fluffy American-style pancakes are a blank canvas for toppings like blueberries and bacon - great for breakfast in bed. Why not get the kids to help?
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Easy vegan pancakes

5

(1 rating)

Make this great base for vegan pancakes: use your favourite plant-based milk, and add vegan choc chips, blueberries, or anything else you fancy
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Eggs Benedict pancakes

4.75

(8 ratings)

Try an indulgent twist on a classic breakfast dish with our eggs Benedict pancakes. This easy but impressive stack makes a filling brunch for a crowd
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Espresso martini pancakes

0

(0 ratings)

Give your brunch a caffeine boost with our espresso martini pancakes. This boozy, cocktail-inspired breakfast treat is perfect for entertaining friends
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lemon drizzle pancakes

5

(4 ratings)

Indulge in a stack of our ultra-indulgent lemon drizzle pancakes, inspired by our favourite classic bake. These are a guaranteed crowd-pleaser
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate chip pancakes

4.25

(4 ratings)

These sweet, fluffy, American-style pancakes are packed full of chocolate chips. Serve with a scoop of whipped cream or ice cream for a winning family treat
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Blood orange crêpe cake

0

(0 ratings)

Blood oranges come into season during the winter months, treat yourself to citrussy orange pancakes, layered with orange custard and topped with the caramelised fruit
  • 3 hours
  • More effort

Easy banana pancakes

3.857145

(7 ratings)

Turn overripe, blackened bananas into sweet, fluffy American-style pancakes. Serve with syrup and crunchy, toasted pecan nuts as a delicious brunch treat
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Blueberry & lemon pancakes

4.363635

(11 ratings)

Get kids to help prepare a batch of American-style cakes - the zesty-berry topping makes these a healthy brunch option
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Leftover porridge pancakes

5

(2 ratings)

Make these pancakes using leftover porridge for an easy breakfast. Serve with berries and yogurt and a drizzle of honey or maple syrup
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Simple nutty pancakes

3.666665

(3 ratings)

Stephen Mangan's easy breakfast pancakes are great for getting kids into cooking, and they're healthier with the addition of agave syrup rather than sugar, and chopped mixed nuts...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Tofu brekkie pancakes

4.857145

(7 ratings)

Silken tofu is the secret to making a stack of fluffy, thick, American-style vegan pancakes without gluten, eggs or dairy
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate marble pancakes

4

(1 rating)

Our striped zebra pancakes with chocolate syrup make a stunning breakfast, brunch or even dessert dish. Both kids and grown-ups will love them
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Gingerbread pancakes

5

(8 ratings)

The ultimate Christmas breakfast treat, these American-style pancakes are lightly spiced with ginger and cinnamon, topped with maple syrup and dates
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

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