If you’re looking for a way to spoil your special someone this Valentine’s Day, cooking a romantic meal is definitley a great idea. But for those of you who might not love to cook or havent got time for cooking a slap up meal, We wanted to share an easy breakfast idea you can whip up instead.
To make these heart pancakes, you simply use a heart cookie cutter to cut out the shape. The easiest way to make them is to cook your pancakes first and then cut the hearts out of the fully cooked pancakes. You can make your pancake batter from scratch if you have a recipe you love, but boxed pancake mix works just as well. For an extra special touch, you can garnish your plate of pancakes with strawberry or other fruit of your choice.
Keep scrolling to get our quick and easy pancake recipe!
You will need:
- 125g plain flour
- pinch of salt
- 1 egg
- 300ml milk
- olive oil, vegetable oil or butter for greasing the pan
Let’s get started!
Place the flour and salt into a large bowl and make a well in the centre
Pour the egg and a little of the milk into the well
Whisk together, gradually incorporating the flour
Whisk in the remaining milk until the mixture become a smooth paste
Grease a pancake pan or frying pan and heat until it starts to smoke
Pour a little batter into the pan, tilting the pan until the base is coated with a thin layer
Cook for 1-2 minutes until the underside is turning golden
Flip the pancake and cook for a further 30-45 seconds until it is golden on the second side
Slide the pancake out of the pan and make the remaining pancakes