The Top 10 Pancake Tips You Need In Your Life To Survive

You want to know how to make the best pancakes? Well we’re not telling! Only joking. Here’s how you become King of the Pancakes and Master of all the Toppings.

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1. Get The Right Recipe.

There are so many out there and so many to choose from and it really makes a difference if you can match toppings to the batter. We’ll give you a hand. We’ve got loads and they’re probably, most definitely the best on the internet.

Cinnamon Swirl

2. Purchase A Hideous Amount Of Toppings.

Nutella, lemon, sugar, dulce de leche, bacon, marshmallows. Don’t hold back. This day comes round once a year.

3. You’re ALONE?!

Get everyone in your life round to join in the fun. Just make loads if you’re upset about sharing.

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4. Get The Right Equipment.

Hola spatula and ladle. These will make the good times roll when you’re trying to manage several pancakes at once.

6. Don’t Over Stir The Batter.

When your ingredients are just at the right point of incorporating, stop stirring! These will make them fluffy and dreamy like little bouncy clouds. Don’t worry about lumps- look at the next step!

5. Lace & Sieve The Batter.

Pour in some melted butter for an amazing golden crisp to your cakes. Sieve the batter to get rid of any lumps.

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7. Let The Batter Settle.

Let the mixture rest in the fridge for a bit. If it’s thick when it comes out, just loosen it up with a splash of milk.

8. Ensure Your Pan Is Hot Enough For Optimum Results.

Test a drop of batter first before you ladle the first pancake into the pan. In 30 secs it should be golden on the underside.

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9. Don’t Be Afraid To Flip!

It doesn’t matter if you look like a tosser. *Pun totally intended.*

10. Serve With Pride.

Serve up the pancakes as they’re hot. Scatter with toppings and take pride in your creation. If you can’t make up your mind on how to present them, delicately sieve icing sugar over any of your toppings and finish with a sprig of mint to look like a gourmet pro.

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We hope you have the best pancake day and pile ’em high. What’s your favourite topping? How creative do you go with your pancakes? How many pancakes do you think you could eat in one sitting? Let us know.

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