Old-Fashioned Pancakes: A Breakfast Classic

Wake up to the comforting aroma of Emy’s Old-Fashioned Pancakes, a breakfast classic that embodies simplicity and timeless appeal. These fluffy, buttery delights, posted by Emy just three months ago, promise a golden start to your day. Whether enjoyed with traditional sides like eggs and bacon or adorned with fresh berries and vanilla whipped cream, these pancakes are a versatile canvas for your breakfast cravings.


  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon white sugar
  • 3 tablespoons melted butter
  • 1 egg
  • 1 1/4 cup milk
  • Cooking spray


  1. Mixing Dry Ingredients:
    • In a large bowl, mix the all-purpose flour, baking powder, salt, and sugar.
  2. Preparing Batter:
    • Whisk together melted butter, egg, and milk until the mixture is smooth.
    • Allow the batter to sit for 5 minutes, letting the flavors meld.
  3. Cooking Pancakes:
    • Heat a skillet on medium-high heat and spray it with cooking spray.
    • Pour about 1/4 cup of batter per pancake onto the hot pan.
    • Cook the pancakes for 2 to 3 minutes, or until bubbles appear on the sides and in the center of each pancake.
    • Flip them and cook until they’re golden brown, which should take about 1-2 more minutes.
  4. Serving Suggestions:
    • Serve these old-fashioned pancakes with eggs, bacon, sausages, or simply on their own.
    • Top with butter and syrup for a classic touch.
    • Get creative with fresh berries and vanilla whipped cream for an extra touch of luxury.
  5. Complete the Breakfast Experience:
    • Don’t forget a cup of cold orange juice or steaming coffee to complete the perfect breakfast!
  6. Leftover Tip:
    • If you have leftovers, use them to make pancakes the next day, though they might just disappear quickly.


Emy’s Old-Fashioned Pancakes aren’t just a breakfast dish; they are a testament to the joy found in simple pleasures. With their golden exterior, fluffy texture, and customizable toppings, these pancakes offer a delightful start to any morning. Whether you opt for a classic pairing or get adventurous with toppings, Emy’s recipe is a surefire way to infuse your day with warmth and satisfaction.

So, set the table, stack those pancakes high, and savor the comfort of a breakfast classic that stands the test of time. Whether enjoyed solo or with loved ones, Emy’s Old-Fashioned Pancakes are a delicious celebration of morning rituals. Bon appétit!

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