This Basic Pancake Recipe is Irresistible

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Pancakes are those weekend treats that everyone looks forward to. However, it can be a little stressful trying to figure out the right recipe to ensure you get beautiful, fluffy pancakes every time. Well, luckily, this recipe for pancakes is here to help you out!

You can make these pancakes just as they are, or add in whatever sweets or fruit you’d like. No matter what extra ingredients you use, you’ll have gorgeous pancakes every time.


In this recipe, there are two distinct groups of ingredients; the wet and the dry.

The dry ingredients are:
1 cup of all purpose flour minus 2 tablespoons
2 tablespoons of cornstarch or arrowroot powder
1 tablespoon sugar
1 tablespoon baking powder
a pinch of salt

The wet ingredients are:
⅔ cup milk
1 egg
a splash of vanilla


Start by mixing together the dry ingredients and whisking the wet. Pour the wet mixture into the dry, stir until it just comes together.

At the end, add in 1 tablespoon of melted butter into the batter to give it a super savory yummy finish.

Put a pan on medium-low heat and melt some butter. Start frying up the pancakes , keep them warm in the oven, and serve with your favorite toppings!