Turmeric pancakes

Turmeric pancakes

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Prep: 10 mins Cook: 20 mins


Serves 4

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.

Nutrition and extra info

  • Vegetarian

Nutrition: per serving

  • kcal329
  • fat11g
  • saturates6g
  • carbs45g
  • sugars7g
  • fibre2g
  • protein11g
  • salt1g
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    For the pancakes

    • 200g self raising flour
    • 1 tsp baking powder
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    • 2 tbsp honey



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    • ¼ tsp ground ginger
    • ½ tsp ground turmeric
    • 200ml milk



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    • 3 eggs



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    • 25g butter, melted plus extra for frying



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    To serve

    • 1-2 balls stem ginger, sliced
    • 4 tbsp orange or lemon curd
    • slices of orange or mango



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    1. Put all of the pancake ingredients in a mixing bowl and whisk together until smooth and lump-free.

    2. Heat a small knob of butter in a large non-stick frying pan until melted and foaming. Add 2 tbsp batter to make each pancake and swirl it round into a circle with the back of the spoon. Cook them for 2-3 mins on one side then flip them over with a spatula and cook for a further minute until golden and cooked through. Heat oven to its lowest setting, transfer the cooked pancakes to a tray and keep them warm in the oven until they’ve all been fried.

    3. Stack the pancakes up with lemon curd, ginger and fresh fruit slices on top.

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