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This is the most basic recipe for a slightly thick pancake. It's just as easy to make a quick homemade batter as it is to open a box mix, which needs ingredients added to it anyway. And using organic ingredients seems to give the pancakes a cleaner and truer flavor.   From the book "Mad Hungry," by Lucinda Scala Quinn (Artisan Books).




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  • Kelly-SAHM2
    8 JUL, 2014
    Great, quick recipe which results in delicious, fluffy pancakes. I did substitute buttermilk for regular milk. I keep buttermilk in powder form in my refrigerator for easy use.
  • kvnsgrl
    9 NOV, 2013
    Tasty, but tough if overmixed.
  • BCDE09
    10 OCT, 2013
    I love this Pancake recipe. My son loves loves loves pancakes for breakfast every morning and this recipe freezes well. We always make a double batch and freeze and even when reheated they are still very moist and delicious. We also like the taste of cinnamon in the batter.
  • Manar4
    24 JAN, 2013
    Amazing>>>>>.This is really the best pancake recipe I have ever tried .... It is sooo fluffy and at the same time well cooked from inside Also it is mixed in one pot and u dont need to separate eggs so it is rapid but if u ,as me, like them sweet add 2 or 3 tbs of sugar
  • Nana3751
    14 SEP, 2012
    I really love your show and recipes, but I wish you would add the nutritional values.
  • creativitycooks4u
    7 APR, 2011
    These pancakes take longer than thinner pancakes on the skillet- but it was worth the wait! I served with warm honey.
  • betsymarangi
    11 MAR, 2011
    Wonderful recipe. The pancakes were light and fluffy. Superb!
  • TresaSu
    5 FEB, 2011
    This will be my new go to pancake recipe for everyday pancakes. Sure buttermilk would be good but I don't keep it in the house. We loved these pancakes and they are just great for a regular saturday morning or breakfast for dinner on a weeknight. Nothing fancy just good. That's what I love about Lucinda!
  • whstoneman
    3 JAN, 2011
    Needs buttermilk!
  • maybelazy
    29 DEC, 2010
    Great recipe! I loved it and will use it from now on instead of buying the pancake mix. I will add half a teaspoon of salt next time, though, as I thought it had a bit too much of a salty taste. Still, this recipe is better than any pre-made pancake mix.

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