Incase you'd missed it, tomorrow (Tuesday, March 4th) is pancake day. How are you planning to mark the occasion? Are you a pancake purist - armed only with your batter mix, a lemon and a spoonful of sugar - or do you just love those sinful American style pancakes with bacon and lashings of maple syrup for a diet-destroying but totally worth it brunch? Perhaps you prefer the refined charm of French style crepes with citrus and liquor (Grand Marnier or Cointreau) or a child friendly nutella filling. We've searched around for delicious and inspiring recipes guaranteed to keep you flipping happy all day!
Keeping it simple we'll start with a basic pancake recipe 'Perfect Pancakes' from BBC Good Food.
If you're looking to treat yourself try this Crepes Suzette recipe, only for grown-ups!
Put a healthy spin on your day with these Apricot and Honey Butter Pancakes.
|Banana Pancakes with Bacon|
Or how about Banana Pancakes with Crispy Bacon and Syrup.
Pancakes also lend themselves perfectly to savoury dishes. Make a meal out of your pancakes with these ideas...
Cheesy Mushroom, Pancetta and Spinach Pancake
|Cheesy Mushroom, Pancetta and Spinach Pancakes|
For a lighter, veggie option try these Ricotta and Spinach Crepes in Tomato Sauce
Last but certainly not least, lets have some fun with our pancakes - this recipe for 'Pancake Pops' is great inspiration!