12 recipes too good not to try this Pancake Tuesday
Shrove Tuesday, Pancake Tuesday, or simply Pancake Day. No matter what you call it, a whole day dedicated to scrumptious pancakes served up with generous helpings of toppings is always going to be a winner. From classic crêpes to fluffy American-style pancakes, we’ve whipped up a list of 12 deliciously decadent, terribly tempting recipes to enjoy. So get practising your pancake-flipping skills and stock up on essential ingredients - we guarantee you’ll be reaching for the frying pan come Tuesday 25th February.
When you think of Shrove Tuesday, a traditional crêpe cooked to golden perfection may come to mind. This classic recipe will ensure Instagram-worthy pancakes.
Fancy something with a bit more oomph? A stack of American-style pancakes piled high on a plate will surely leave anyone satisfied. Drizzle with honey or syrup and a handful of blueberries for an indulgent treat.
Regular American-style pancakes not adventurous enough? Try this red velvet twist on the staple breakfast dish. Finish off with a cream cheese frosting.
With blueberry coulis, almond cream and chopped pistachios to serve, this is a sumptuous recipe even non-vegans will enjoy.
Pancakes don't have to be sinful. Okay, so you wouldn't eat these every day, but this Jamie Oliver recipe from is low in refined sugars and packed with fibre and protein. Best of all, they're guilt-free (almost)!
Nutella and pancakes, a heavenly combination! If there's one thing Nigella knows, it's good food. Follow this recipe for an indulgent hazelnut treat.
An Italian twist on the humble pancake, sure to be a hit with coffee lovers everywhere. Fluffy coffee-flavoured pancakes layered with mascarpone and drenched in a mocha sauce.
Add some drama into the mix with this boozy recipe. Sauce the pancakes before serving and burn off the alcohol at the table. A sure-fire crowd-pleaser.
A mouthwatering combination of mangoes, zesty lime and just a hint of rum (it'd be rude not to). Top with fresh yogurt for a fresh, uplifting treat.
Sweet meets savoury with this simple (but super tasty) recipe. An American stalwart which has stood the test of time, and for good reason!
What do you get when you take two classic breakfast dishes and combine them? We didn't know we needed eggs benedict pancakes in our lives until now. Your tastebuds will thank you.
Not much of a breakfast person? The addition of horseradish, smoked salmon and a delicious dill sauce turns this dish into one you can enjoy for breakfast, lunch or dinner.