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10 scrumptious sweet pancake recipes

Celebrate Pancake Day in style with our pick of the best sweet pancake recipes. Whether you prefer American pancakes drizzled with maple syrup or a classic French-inspired crêpes Suzette, these tasty recipes are sure to hit the sweet spot.

Russian syrniki pancakes
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Russian syrniki pancakes

Try something different on Pancake Day with a stack of Russian syrniki pancakes. Made with cottage cheese for a fluffy texture and sweet honey and raspberries for flavour, they are delicious served as a stack with jam and yogurt.

  1. Sieve the flour and baking powder into a bowl. Whisk in the eggs, milk, honey and cottage cheese. Stir in the raspberries.
  2. Put a little butter in a nonstick frying pan set over a medium-low heat. When it starts to sizzle, spoon 3 tbsp batter into the pan to create a small round pancake. Depending on the size of your pan, you will be able to cook 2-3 pancakes at the same time.
  3. Fry for 3-4 mins until the underside is golden, then flip over and fry for another 3-4 mins, until golden and cooked through. Repeat with the remaining batter, until you have 12 pancakes.
  4. Serve in stacks of 3 pancakes with 1 tbsp of jam spooned over, a dollop of yogurt, a few berries and a dusting of icing sugar.

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  • Ingredients
  • 180g plain flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2 medium eggs, beaten
  • 50ml milk
  • 4 tbsp honey
  • 225g cottage cheese
  • 100g raspberries, chopped, plus extra to serve
  • 2 tbsp unsalted butter
  • 4 tbsp raspberry jam
  • 100g natural yogurt
  • 1 tsp icing sugar, to dust