Basic Pancakes recipe

Tortitas americanas / Pancakes

Tortitas americanas / Pancakes


Summary: Basic pancake recipe


  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 200 ml milk (3/4 cup)
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • pinch of salt
  • 200 g all purpose flour (1 3/4 cups)
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder


  1. Whisk together eggs, milk, sugar, oil and salt.
  2. Add flour and baking powder, and mix until smooth. Let the mix rest for 30 minutes.
  3. Cook on a hot griddle, using about tablespoons for each pancake.
  4. Cook until bubbly; turn and brown the other side.
  5. Serve inmediately.

Preparation time: 5 minute(s)

Cooking time: 5 minute(s)

Number of servings (yield): 12

Autora : Sandeea Cocina

2 Comments a “Basic Pancakes recipe”

  1. 9 July 2012, 10:47 am - BoopCook

    These pancakes have to be extra! Nice and moist, perfect for breakfast. And the pictures still beautiful!

  2. 6 December 2014, 2:14 pm - Luc

    tried to make a double recipe and failed. The mix came out as a thick paste. Will not try this recipe again.

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