8 Amazing Pancake Recipes That Will Dominate Your Weekend

Coconut cream pancakes

The Spruce / Leah Maroney

Pancakes are hands-down the best and easiest weekend breakfast food. You don't need many tools or equipment to make delicious and impressive pancakes. Whether you choose thin and delicate crepes, tropical coconut cream, or just your basic pancake, you can't go wrong making these for your friends and family. 

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    Simple Pancake Recipe

    Simple perfect pancakes

    The Spruce / Leah Maroney

    Simple perfect pancakes are our go-to for hearty weekend breakfast ease. Slightly sweet, fragrant, and impossibly airy and light, they are perfect and sure to please everyone at the breakfast table. This recipe makes a small batch ideal for 2 to 3 people.

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    Lemon Blueberry Ricotta Pancakes

    Lemon blueberry ricotta pancakes

    The Spruce / Leah Maroney

    The sweetness from the blueberries and the tartness from the lemons really compliment each other in these delicate and decadent lemon blueberry ricotta pancakes

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    Cinnamon Pancakes

    Cinnamon Pancakes

    The Spruce Eats / Kristina Vanni

    Add cinnamon pancakes to your list of favorite cold-weather meals. Made with buckwheat flour, they're hearty and rustic, and the cinnamon spice will captivate your taste buds.

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    Coconut Cream Pancakes

    Coconut cream pancakes

    The Spruce / Leah Maroney

    Coconut cream pancakes are perfect for summertime. They bring a little tropical twist to your breakfast table and are insanely easy to whip together. 

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    Norwegian Pancakes

    Norwegian pancakes

    The Spruce / Leah Maroney

    Norwegian pancakes are like a slightly thicker crepe. They res till delicate, sweet, and are so delicious filled with fruit and dusted with powdered sugar. 

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    Raspberry Pancakes

    Raspberry pancakes

    The Spruce / Leah Maroney

    A sweet and tangy raspberry sauce flows lusciously over these berry-filled raspberry pancakes. They are great to whip up when you don't have any regular syrup in the house! 

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    Nutella Crepes

    Nutella crepes

    The Spruce / Leah Maroney

    This is my all-time favorite crepe recipe. We love filling them with creamy Nutella, but you can substitute any chocolate, nut butter, or fruit spread. These Nutella crepes are a hit!

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    Dutch Baby Pancake

    Dutch Baby

    The Spruce / Leah Maroney

    These are the easiest, one pan pancakes you can make! They puff up to beautiful heights and are so light and airy. Impress any guest when you pull out this beautiful Dutch baby pancake from your oven!