Simple Pancake Recipe

This is one of our favorite weekend breakfasts. We did the pancakes this morning and adjusted the recipe a bit.

makechef pancake recipe with maple syrup


  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 egg
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup granulated white sugar
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


  1. In a bowl, mix the dry ingredients with a whisk: sugar, flour, baking powder and salt.
  2. In another bowl, mix the egg, milk, vanilla and melted butter.
  3. Slowly whisk the egg mixture into the dry ingredients. Set aside for 3 to 4 minutes for the batter to rise.
  4. In the meantime, preheat a nonstick skillet on medium-low heat.
  5. Add about 1/3 cup of the batter to the skillet.
  6. Cook until golden brown, about one and half minutes on each side.
  7. Serve with maple syrup.
  8. Enjoy!