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Pancake Ideas from Rufflets Country House

american-style-pancakesAs today is Shrove Tuesday our friends at Rufflets Country House Hotel were kind enough to give us two recipes for their delicious light and fluffy American style pancakes.

The ideal breakfast when served with maple syrup and with either crispy bacon or delicious fresh berries – recreate the country house breakfast experience at home!

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Chef’s version:

6 heaped tablespoons of self raising flour
1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
2 tablespoons of sugar
1/2 teaspoon of cream of tartar
1/2 teaspoon of salt
2 eggs

Mix dry ingredients together. Add both eggs and milk as required. Cook, serve with your choice of accompaniment and enjoy.

Pastry Chef’s version:

300g self raising flour
300g butter
6 eggs
350g sugar
180g milk
Splash of vanilla extract

Combine the butter and sugar then add the rest of the ingredients. Cook, serve and enjoy.