The Best Homemade Pancake: I have ever made

Pancakes are a breakfast classic; making them at Home is a delightful way to start your day. In this Pancake Recipe, SGEats guide you through creating the perfect fluffy pancakes with delicious variations to suit your taste buds.

Pancake Recipe Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 4 teaspoons baking powder
  • Pinch of salt
  •  1 tablespoon sugar (Optional)
  • 1 large free-range egg
  • 1 1/4 cups milk (dairy, soy, or almond)
  • 1/4 cup cooled melted butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla essence (optional)
  • Butter for cooking

 Instructions:

I am telling you an easy Pancake Recipe. Follow the instructions given below step-by-step.

Gather All The Things

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Prepare the Batter:

Whisk the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a large mixing bowl.

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Combine the buttermilk, milk, egg, melted butter, and vanilla extract in a separate bowl.

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Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and gently mix until combined. Be careful not to overmix; a few lumps are okay.

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Heat the Griddle:

Preheat a grill or non-stick skillet over medium heat. Lightly grease with butter or cooking spray.

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Cook the Pancakes:

Pour batter onto the griddle for each pancake.

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Cook until bubbles form on the surface

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 Flip and cook the other side until golden brown.

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Delicious Pancakes are now ready.

Serve:

Stack the pancakes on a plate and serve warm.

Top with your favorite toppings, such as maple syrup, fresh berries, or whipped cream.

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Pancake Recipe Tips and Tricks

For extra fluffiness, let the batter rest for 5 minutes before cooking.

Pour the batter for consistently sized pancakes with a spoon or measuring cup.

Keep pancakes warm in a low-temperature oven while cooking the rest.

Say Goodbye to Food Waste: The Easy Guide to Freezing Pancakes

Storing and freezing pancakes is a convenient way to enjoy them at a later time or for meal prepping. Here’s a guide on how to store and freeze pancakes:

Storing Pancakes:

1. Room Temperature:

If you plan to consume the pancakes within a day or two, you can store them at room temperature in an airtight container or a resealable plastic bag.

Place a sheet of parchment paper between each pancake to prevent them from sticking together.

2. Refrigeration:

For more extended storage (up to a week), refrigerate the pancakes.

Please place them in an airtight container or wrap them in plastic wrap.

Again, use parchment paper between pancakes to maintain freshness.

 Freezing Pancakes:

1. Cooling:

Allow the pancakes to cool completely before freezing. It prevents condensation, which can make them soggy when thawed.

 2. Individually Wrap:

Wrap each pancake individually in plastic wrap or aluminum foil. It helps maintain their texture and prevents sticking.

 3. Stacking:

If you prefer to keep each pancake separate, stack them with a layer of parchment paper in between and then wrap the entire stack.

4. Zip-Top Bags:

Place the wrapped pancakes in a large, labeled, date-marked zip-top freezer bag.

Squeeze out excess air before sealing to prevent freezer burn.

Thawing and Reheating:

 1. Thawing:

Remove the desired number of pancakes from the freezer and let them thaw in the refrigerator overnight.

 2. Reheating:

 Reheat pancakes in a toaster, oven, or microwave.

 To retain their original texture, you can also reheat them in a preheated oven at a low temperature.

 3. Avoid Overheating:

Be cautious not to overheat, as this can dry the pancakes. Reheat until warm but not overly hot.

Tips for storing and freezing 

  • Write the date on the packaging to keep track of storage times.
  • Consider making smaller batches for freezing to ensure freshness.
  • Experiment with freezing different pancake variations, including those with toppings and mix-ins.

Storing and freezing pancakes is a simple and effective way to have a quick and delicious breakfast on hand. Proper storage techniques allow you to enjoy homemade pancakes anytime without compromising their taste and texture.

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