We live for two things on the weekend: hitting the snooze button and eating pancakes. There's nothing better than a stack of warm, fluffy, buttery pancakes on a lazy morning. So in celebration of National Pancake Day, we're sharing five of our favorite pancake recipes that everyone in your family is sure to love!
Whether you make your flapjacks mini or stack them high, these five pancake recipes are delicious for breakfast or brunch or even breakfast as dinner! Serve them hot from the griddle with warm butter, maple syrup, raspberry jam, creamy peanut/almond butter, or even Nutella, our personal favorite—try it on the pumpkin pancakes; it will change your life.
From the best fluffy buttermilk pancakes to perfectly fall pumpkin pancakes, check out our roundup of recipes below. Adults and kids alike will gobble these up by the forkful!
1. Blueberry Pancakes
Why mess with a classic? These thick, fluffy, and fruity Blueberry Pancakes by Pinch of Yum are the epitome of flapjack perfection. Just top with a pat of butter and a drizzle of maple syrup, and arm yourself with a fork and a napkin. Dig in!
2. Pumpkin Pancakes
You can never have too much pumpkin in the fall, and these Whole Wheat Pumpkin Pancakes by Cookie & Kate are the perfect healthy option for an autumn brunch. Even your littles will love them! They're made with whole grains and naturally sweetened with maple syrup. Cook up a batch for Halloween morning or anytime you need a taste of fall.
3. Banana Pancakes
If you didn't fall in love with banana pancakes after hearing that Jack Johnson song, then you're sure to fall in love after one bite of these Banana Bread Pancakes by FoodieCrush. Rolled oats, nuts, and a blend of spices make this mix as yummy and comforting as the real deal.
4. Chocolate Chip Pancakes
Who says you can't eat chocolate for breakfast? You and your kiddos will love these Chocolate Chip Pancakes by Just So Tasty. Made with buttermilk and mini chocolate chips, this light and fluffy flapjack recipe packs a chocolatey punch and will satisfy your morning sweet tooth. Just don't be surprised if you crave them every weekend!
5. Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes
You'll never make pancakes out of a box again thanks to this quick and easy recipe for the Best Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes from Mom on Timeout. The secret to the fluffiness? Buttermilk. Just add a side of crispy bacon to these flapjacks and you have the makings of a perfect meal.
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