Stack of American pancakes with blueberries and maple syrup drizzle

American pancake recipes

40 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

4.66764

(343 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

4.60396

(101 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

4.531915

(47 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

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

5

(2 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

4.833335

(6 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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