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American-style pancakes topped with berries, syrup and bacon

Pancake Day recipes

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All the pancake recipes you need for Pancake Day 2022, including sweet and savoury toppings from classic lemon & sugar crêpes to rainbow pancakes.

Try these pancake day recipes, then check out our main collection of savoury crêpe recipes and egg-free pancake recipes.

Read our review of the best pancake pans we've tested, to find the perfect one for you. Plus, see how to flip a pancake.

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  • Pancakes with cherries, bacon and mascarpone on plate.

    Fluffy American pancakes with cherry-berry syrup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.20 ratings

    You'll flip over these next level fluffy American pancakes – the perfect indulgent brunch treat. Serve with our tangy cherry syrup and irresistible maple syrup and bacon

  • Red velvet pancakes

    Red velvet pancakes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.13 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.

  • Easy crêpes in a frying pan

    Easy crêpes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.47 ratings

    Use this easy crêpe mix to make sweet or savoury pancakes. There's enough batter to make a main course and dessert for a family of four.

  • Blueberry pancakes with maple syrup stacked on a plate

    American blueberry pancakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.480 ratings

    Light, fluffy and fruity, these pancakes are an American classic. Serve them stacked high with syrup and extra fruit

  • Cinnamon roll pancakes served with maple syrup

    Cinnamon roll pancakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    Serve these cinnamon roll pancakes for breakfast or brunch with caramel yogurt and maple syrup. They also make an inspired dessert for Pancake Day

  • Pancakes on plates with banana slices and syrup

    Easy banana pancakes

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.83 ratings

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

  • Chocolate pancakes served on a plate

    Chocolate pancakes

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.10 ratings

    Start your morning with these indulgent chocolate pancakes. Top with cream and berries, if you like – they're also great for dessert

  • Blueberry cheesecake pancakes served on plates

    Blueberry cheesecake pancakes

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Try these moreish blueberry cheesecake pancakes on Shrove Tuesday, they'll go down a storm with the family. They also make a lovely dessert all year round

  • Buckwheat crêpe madame served with mushrooms

    Buckwheat crêpe madames

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.10 ratings

    Enjoy these buckwheat pancakes with eggs, cheese and ham for breakfast or brunch. They're good for Pancake Day or something different at the weekend

  • A stack of three vegan pancakes

    Easy vegan pancakes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.97 ratings

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

  • Pancakes with cream, lemon curd and zest on plate

    Lemon drizzle pancakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.12 ratings

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

  • Brunch grazing board

    Brunch pancake sharing board

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Our sharing board makes a great brunch treat for the weekend. Make the pancakes and bacon ahead and keep warm while you assemble everything else. You can also improvise with seasonal ingredients

  • Spinach & ricotta pancake bake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    Make pancakes on Shrove Tuesday and serve our spinach and ricotta pancake bake for dinner. For dessert, choose one of our sweet pancake recipes

  • A stack of almond flour pancakes topped with raspberries

    Almond flour pancakes

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Serve these gluten-free pancakes with berries and syrup, if you like. If you can't get hold of almond flour, blitz ground almonds until fine

  • Rainbow pancakes

    Rainbow pancakes

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.7 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.

  • Pancakes with ham, spinach and egg

    Eggs benedict pancakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.14 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

  • Pancake stack with a sprinkling of lemon zest and a drizzle of syrup

    Gin and tonic pancakes

    A star rating of 5 out of 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

  • Pancakes with chocolate chips and cream on plate

    Chocolate chip pancakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.17 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

  • Stack of tall pancakes on plate with butter and maple syrup

    Fluffy Japanese pancakes

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.21 ratings

    Make these tall Japanese pancakes and watch them bounce and jiggle. Something a little different for your next brunch or weekend breakfast treat

  • Coconut & banana pancakes

    Coconut & banana pancakes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.16 ratings

    These vegan coconut milk pancakes with passion fruit and banana topping couldn't be simpler. They're perfect for a brunch with family and friends

  • Stack of healthy American pancakes on table with blueberries in bowl

    Healthy pancakes

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.93 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

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