Stack of American pancakes with blueberries and maple syrup drizzle

American pancake recipes

43 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.

Chocolate marble pancakes

2.5

(4 ratings)

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

(9 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

Scotch pancakes

4.57143

(28 ratings)

Our simple Scotch pancakes make a quick and easy breakfast the whole family will love. Serve with butter and maple syrup for the perfect brunch treat
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Turmeric pancakes

4.5

(2 ratings)

Ground turmeric adds a splash of all-natural colour to this easy pancake recipe - serve with sliced fresh fruit, a dollop of lemon curd and some stem ginger for extra spice.
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Red velvet pancakes

4.583335

(12 ratings)

New York diner-style chocolate pancakes meet red velvet cake in this ingenious brunch dish, stacked up with a sweet maple cream cheese frosting, chocolate chips and fresh blueberries.
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Gin and tonic pancakes

5

(3 ratings)

Make our deliciously zesty G&T pancakes for a boozy brunch. They're surprisingly easy to make and sure to impress if you're entertaining...
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spinach & matcha pancakes

0

(0 ratings)

Our easy spinach pancake recipe gets an extra boost from matcha powder - top with fresh fruit or yogurt for a vibrant green breakfast or hearty weekend brunch.
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Protein pancakes

4.285715

(7 ratings)

With 29g of protein in each serving, this delicous breakfast stack is the perfect fuel after exercise. Complete with layers of yogurt, seeds and blueberry chia jam
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Gingerbread pancakes

5

(9 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

Beetroot pancakes

4.5

(4 ratings)

Whizz beetroot into an easy batter to make these bright purple pancakes, then top with a warm fruit compote for a hearty weekend brunch. You can use this recipe to make blini-style canapés, too.
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Rainbow pancakes

4

(5 ratings)

Kids and adults alike will love these super colourful pancakes, perfect for a celebratory breakfast or brunch. Stack them up and top with whipped cream, maple syrup and mixed berries.
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

No-weigh cinnamon & yogurt pancakes

4.125

(8 ratings)

Pancakes are the ultimate breakfast and these are particularly great to rustle up on a camping holiday, with no scales required!
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Healthy pancakes

4.436365

(55 ratings)

These easy healthy pancakes get their fluffy texture from whipped egg whites. Stack them high with fresh berries and a spoonful of low-fat yogurt
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Spinach protein pancakes

3.375

(8 ratings)

These gluten-free buckwheat pancakes are high in protein, folate and tasty too, with buttermilk, spinach and a pinch of paprika for added punch
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cinnamon buckwheat pancakes

4.25

(8 ratings)

Juicy cherries are packed with nutrients and are one of summer's highlights - perfect for a weekend breakfast...
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Fruity American pancakes

5

(1 rating)

A great cheat's dessert. The cherries in liqueur taste seriously sophisticated...but they're ready prepared and bottled
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

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