Rachel Khoo's Pancake Day Tips

Get primed and ready for Pancake Day with these top pancake tips from the queen of crêpes, Rachel Khoo.

Rachel says:

1. Make sure to lightly grease your pan and remove any excess fat with a paper towel.

2. Don't worry about the first or second pancake coming out funny. They always do!

3. Warm up your pan slowly until you have a medium hot heat.

4. Use a spatula to loosen the pancake before flipping it.

5. Flip the pancake when you the surface is matt and the edges begin to brown.

And voilà! Perfect pancakes every time! 

Here are some of our favourite pancake recipes to get you started...

Crepes et galettes (Pancakes and Buckwheat Pancakes) from Rachel Khoo's The Little Paris Kitchen

The Little Paris Kitchen
120 recipes inspired by Rachel Khoo's years living in Paris
Simple ingredients and recipes for everyday cooking
Quintessential French desserts

Silver Dollar Pancakes from Jack Monroe's A Year in 120 Recipes

Banana and Buttermilk Pancakes from Claire Thomson's The Five O'Clock Apron

American Blueberry Pancakes from Step-by-Step Baking

Lemon and Sugar Crêpes from The Cooking Book

Lace Heart Pancakes from Heart on a Plate by Emma Marsden

Easy Pancakes from Genevieve Taylor's A Good Egg


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