You should never need an excuse to savour a stack of pancakes, but if you do, Pancake Day definitely cuts it. From our classic basic pancake mix staple, to all of the sweet treats and savoury stacks you could dream of, we've got you covered this Pancake Day. So whether you're satisyfing a sweet tooth, or steering more towards savoury, our wide range of delicious pancake recipes should give you plenty of food for thought.

Basic Pancake Mix

Our trusty Basic Pancake Mix is one staple recipe to kick off your Pancake Day. These delicious pancakes can be whipped up using ingredients from your kitchen cupboard – just add your loved one's favourite topping or browse our pancake recipes below.

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Our Picks

Whiskey Maple Syrup Pancakes

We’re creating brilliantly boozy pancakes this week with @JaneyFoodLover. Not just for Shrove Tuesday, this sweet treat uses store cupboard essentials and is simple enough to whip up any time. The Whiskey Maple sauce made with Jamesons Irish Whiskey (was £30, now £24 for 1L in store today!) is just the icing on the cake, if you excuse our pun. They taste flipping good, too! Save some for us…

Serves 2


For the pancakes:

  • 150g all-purpose flour
  • 150g granulated sugar
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 egg
  • 300ml buttermilk
  • 1 tbsp melted butter

For the maple whiskey sauce:

  • 125ml maple syrup
  • 60ml Jameson's Whiskey
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • +chopped peanuts


For the pancakes

  1. In a bowl combine all the dry ingredients for the pancake batter.
  2. In a separate bowl combine all the wet ingredients.
  3. Stir wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and let rest for 5 minutes.

For the syrup

  1. In a small pot over low heat combine maple syrup, whiskey and butter.
  2. Stir until butter is melted and let simmer for 5 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and pour into a jug. 

To assemble

  1. Fry the pancakes in a pan with a bit of oil or melted butter until golden brown on both sides.
  2. Assemble your pancake stack, top with chopped peanuts and drizzle with the Whiskey maple syrup.

Protein Pancakes

Stacked with flavour, packed with protein. We’ve found the tastiest way to sprinkle a little more protein into your Pancake Day this year 🍴🥞


  • 2 scoops chocolate protein powder
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 banana, mashed
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 20g oats
  • 1 tsp coconut oil
  • Handful of blueberries
  • 1 passion fruit
  • Greek yogurt


  1. Blend the powders, eggs, banana and oats until smooth.
  2. Add in half of the blueberries.
  3. Heat the coconut oil in a pan, when melted add a small amount of pancake mixture.
  4. Cook for approx 25 seconds, then flip over and cook for another 25 seconds, until it is golden brown on both sides.
  5. Serve with a dollop of Greek yogurt, blueberries and passionfruit.

Rainbow Pancakes

Enjoy a magical Pancake Day this year and make these Unicorn Rainbow Pancakes with the kids - you’ll have fun making and eating them 🦄🌈 Just add 4-5 drops of food colouring to your usual pancake mix and stack them high for a dazzling rainbow plate.

Sweet Treats

Strawberry and Chocolate Pancakes

Who doesn't love a classic chocolate filled pancake topped with strawberries?! Indulge in this dreamy dish for the ultimate chocolatey goodness this Pancake Day.

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Buttermilk Pancakes with Apple, Cinnamon and Golden Syrup

These delicious, fluffy buttermilk pancakes taste even better topped with caramelised apples and drizzled with golden syrup.

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Banana and Chia Seed Breakfast Pancakes

Start your Pancake Day right with these scrummy and healthy banana pancakes. This quick and easy banana pancake recipe can be rustled up in just over 20 minutes. Meaning you've got more time to get set for the day. Teamed with gooey blueberries and nutritious chia seeds, this is one guilt-free treat you need to try.

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Chocolate, Coconut and Banana Pancakes

Taste the tropics this Pancake Day with our fresh and fluffy chocolate, coconut and banana pancake recipe. This easy pancake recipe takes just 15 minutes to prepare, and seconds to demolish.

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Blueberry, Pistachio and Maple Pancakes

As easy as lemon and sugar but twice as interesting; mix it up this Pancake Day and top your pancakes with this delicious sweet and fruity recipe. To prepare the pancakes themselves, simply follow our Basic Pancake Mix Recipe.

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Banana and Cinnamon Pancakes

We've got you cinnamon fans covered this Pancake Day. Give these Banana and Cinnamon Pancakes a whirl. For a really sweet treat, swap the yogurt for a dollop of ice cream. Follow our Basic Pancake Mix instructions (with the adjustments in step 1 of this recipe) to make the batter.

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Savoury Stacks

Red Pepper, Feta and Basil Pancakes

Taste the Mediterranean with this fresh and flavour filled savoury pancake recipe. Crunchy red peppers, crumbly feta and ripe juicy olives make the perfect topping team for savoury fans this Pancake Day. This delicious dish will be ready in a quick 25 minutes.

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Fluffy Oat Pancakes With Hot Smoked Salmon

Fancy a healthy and protein-packed option this Pancake Day? Look no further. Our fluffy oat and egg white pancakes are the perfect base for smoked fish (try mackerel too). Team with hot smoked salmon for the perfect protein-packed combo... and leaving out the yolks means fewer calories too!

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Sweet Potato Pancakes with Spiced Honey and Pineapple

Give your Pancake Day a tropical twist with this tangy and flavoursome pancake recipe. Whip these up in just 35 minutes for an exotic savoury spin on the classic pancake and TA-DAH another easy pancake recipe to add to your repertoire.

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Courgette, Mushroom and Bacon Pancakes

A delicious savoury twist on the classic crêpe. Start with our Basic Pancake Recipe then top with a creamy mix of mushroom, courgette and streaky bacon. Mmmm dreamy...

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Dosa Pancake

Try your hand at our Indian Dosa recipe this Pancake Day. A melt in your mouth pancake alternative perfect as a light lunch, snack or starter.

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Savoury Spinach Pancakes

These delicious pancakes make the perfect brunch all year round - not just on Pancake Day. For the batter, use our Basic Pancake Batter recipe. 

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