How to Make Fluffy Pancakes from Scratch

Made from Scratch Fluffy Pancakes Recipe

Wondering how to make fluffy pancakes from scratch? This scratch pancake recipe is the best. We've made the homemade pancake recipe several times, and it always produces golden, delicious pancakes. The key to making these amazing pancakes is the vinegar used to "sour" the milk, so don't skimp on the quantity or souring time. Enjoy!

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How to Make Fluffy Pancakes from Scratch

How to Make Fluffy Pancakes from Scratch


3/4 c. milk
2 T. white vinegar
1 c. all-purpose flour
2 T. sugar
1 t. baking powder
1/2 t. baking soda
1/2 t. salt
1 egg
2 T. butter, melted
1 tsp. Vanilla


1. Combine milk and vinegar in a medium bowl and set aside for 5 minutes.
2. Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl.  
3. Whisk together soured milk, egg, vanilla, and melted butter. Add the dry ingredients to the milk mixture; whisk until lumps are small. (Note: Do not over mix.)
4. Heat a large skillet over medium heat and coat with cooking spray. Pour 1/4 cupfuls of batter onto hot skillet. Cook until bubbles appear on the surface. Flip pancake and cook until browned on the other side.

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