Pancake being made in a frying pan

Pancake recipes

We have all the sweet and savoury pancake recipes you need for Shrove Tuesday, or simply for a weekend breakfast or bunch.

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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
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

American-style pancakes make a special weekend breakfast. You can even make the batter the night before

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
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A savoury pick-me-up made with gooey gruyère and smoked ham, serve these pancakes for brunch or as a light supper – they’re the perfect comfort food

18 mins
Easy
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You can use this foolproof classic batter recipe to create a base for sweet or savoury pancakes

30 mins
Easy
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Pile 'em high - these simple and scrumptious buttermilk pancakes are guaranteed to be a real crowd pleaser

50 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Perfect pancakes for a leisurely brunch and healthier than most bought versions

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These puffed up beauties are actually a sweet version of a Yorkie and are of German origin. Normally eaten for breakfast, make them dessert with boozy, syrupy cherries and ice cream

40 mins
More effort
10 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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

20 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
1 rating 3.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs
More effort
7 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Whip up the ultimate pancakes and Crêpes Suzette with Angela Nilsen's recipes

35 mins
More effort
10 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Pumpkin purée makes a delicious addition to a stack of fat, fluffy pancakes - the perfect brunch to get the weekend off to a sweet start

45 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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
20 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

You can't beat pancakes for brunch. Try making this delicious dairy and egg-free recipe with a creamy tomato and button mushroom topping

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Full of orangey flavour, this recipe is an easy version of classic crêpes suzette - perfect for dessert

35 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Juicy cherries are packed with nutrients and are one of summer's highlights - perfect for a weekend breakfast

35 mins
Easy
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Skip regular milk and replace it with coconut or hemp milk in these light pancakes suitable for people with dairy or lactose intolerance

30 mins
Easy
13 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Give pancakes a savoury twist with this Italian-style meatball, spinach and ricotta filling, topped with gooey mozzarella that's ideal for Shrove Tuesday or everyday dining.

1 hr
Easy
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A sweet, sumptuous pancake filling - and a selection of some of our other favourites

5 mins
Easy
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Don't just save these for pancake day, make them for a scrumptious breakfast or quick dessert

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Be inspired by the flavours of Flammkuchen and top pancakes with smoked bacon, shallots and melted cheese to serve for Shrove Tuesday or as your next family supper.

30 mins
Easy
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Kids can help make these savoury pancakes, created as part of our Maisie Makes series. Top with creamy cheese sauce and bake in rolls

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
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You won't be able to tell the difference with these light egg-free crepes, suitable for those with an egg intolerance

30 mins
Easy
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Sugar and lemon is good - but put in a bit more effort and wow your pancake party guests

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Delicate dill pancakes served Scandinavian style with thin slices of cured salmon and soured cream - the perfect lazy morning brunch

55 mins
More effort
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