Tower of American style pancakes drizzled in syrup

Sweet pancake recipes

Satisfy a sweet tooth on Pancake Day with a tempting tower of American-style pancakes or crêpes. Our toppings include melted chocolate, maple syrup and chopped fruit.

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
7 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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
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14 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

These fluffy American-style buttermilk pancakes are best made fresh and served up for brunch with our decadent apple and pecan topping

50 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

5 mins
Easy
44 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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
13 ratings 2.4 out of 5 star rating

These fluffy gluten-free pancakes are made using coconut flour, which is high in fibre. Served with tart berries and maple syrup, it makes a delicious free-from brunch

15 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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
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
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy Diana Henry's take on the fluffy shredded German pancakes, schmarren. With added raisins and rum, it's utterly delicious served with cream

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

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
12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

These spiced, American-style, apple-filled pancakes make a deliciously decadent yet easy to make brunch

40 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
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy moreish sour cream pancakes with our Seville orange, vanilla & cardamom marmalade for a lovely,…

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 2.5 out of 5 star 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
86 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make our healthier pancakes using rolled oats and banana for natural sweetness. Serve with a dollop of creamy yogurt and fresh fruit

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
28 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Kids love these fruity pancakes and they're so quick to make with minimal washing-up and no scales required. A cooked breakfast is rarely this easy

3 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
17 ratings 3.2 out of 5 star rating

Try a healthy take on breakfast pancakes. These are made with nutrient-packed sweet potatoes, oranges and grapefuit, and are a great choice if you're gluten free

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
7 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Make a batch of these pancakes for a delicious low-cal breakfast. With wholemeal flour to make them more filling, they're topped with an easy blueberry sauce

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Get kids to help prepare a batch of American-style pancakes. The zesty-berry topping makes these a healthy brunch option

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A simple way to celebrate Pancake Day without piling on the pounds

20 mins
Easy
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