Simple Pancakes

Small pancakes made of white flour .

Recipe by fatma of Dar-es-salaam, TZ

Instead of resorting to ready made pancake mixes, use this recipe. It is very easy and children can take in their tiffins.

Ingredients non vegetarian 8 servings

    • 2 cups white flour
    • 5 tbsps castor sugar
    • 4 tsps baking powder
    • 2 cups milk
    • 1 tbsp cooking oil
    • 2 beaten eggs


    1. Mix all ingredients in bowl to make a thick batter (add water if need be). The batter should have idli like consistency.
    2. Heat griddle and drizzle little bit of oil (nonstick would be better).
    3. Pour a spoonfull (serving spoon) of batter in the center and oil the sides. Cook on low heat, flip over to cook the other side till light brown.
    4. Serve hot with maple syrup (honey,  chocolate sauce or whipped cream goes well with it too.)




    Yes white flour is maida, so you use Maida.

    sangeeta rajendran

    when u say flour...can i use maida?