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Buttermilk Pancakes Recipe

These buttermilk pancakes are soft, thick, fluffy and tender, everything a good pancake should be. Whip these up for brunch this weekend pilled high with maple syrup and your favourite toppings.

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Buttermilk Pancakes Recipe
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Soft and Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes
Recipe type: Breakfast
Serves: 8
  • 1½ Cups | 375ml Buttermilk
  • 2 Eggs
  • 2 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 2 Cups | 250g Flour
  • 3 Tbsp | 40g Sugar
  • 1 tsp Baking Soda
  • 2 tsp Baking Powder
  • ½ tsp Salt
  • ¼ Cup | 55g Butter
  1. In a small bowl mix together the buttermilk, eggs and vanilla.
  2. In a larger mixing bowl combine the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
  3. Pour the wet ingredients into the bowl with the dry ingredients along with the ¼ cup of melted butter. Fold together until combined.
  4. Heat a frypan over medium low heat and add a tsp of butter.
  5. Pour about ½ Cup of the pancake batter into the frypan and cook for a few minutes until bubbles start to pop on the top. Flip and cook for a further few minutes until cooked through.
  6. Repeat with remaining the remaining batter.
  7. Serve the pancakes pilled up with maple syrup and your favourite toppings.
You can substitute the buttermilk with equal amounts of milk mixed with a few teaspoons of lemon juice or vinegar. Set to the side for 10 minutes before using.

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Monday 12th of April 2021

Batter was too dense and spread very little on its own. Still had good flavor but difficult to cook all the way through. Will try recipe again another time.


Sunday 11th of April 2021

Thanks for sharing this recipe! My kids love it. I already tried your carrot cake and its absolutely delicious.


Friday 26th of March 2021

Great video. Love dishes


Monday 22nd of March 2021

Perfect fluffy buttermilk pancake recipe! Don't change a thing! Everyone in the family loved it! Thank you for sharing!

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