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Perfect Pancake Ideas You'll Go Nuts Over

Apr 28, 2021 ByRebecca Rodriguez

Make your morning meal one to remember when you whip up a batch of flavorful, fluffy pancakes. We’ve gathered up our favorite creative pancake recipes, to inspire you to become a breakfast master. Tell your family we said, “You’re welcome.”

Coconut Cream Pancakes

Tropical coconut cream pancakes are a wonderful way to enjoy the taste of the islands. Whip up a batch any time you want to imagine yourself on a beach. Filled with shredded coconut, enlivened with vanilla, and topped with both a coconut cream glaze and golden toasted coconut, these yummy breakfast cakes taste a lot like coconut cream pie but belong on your breakfast table.

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Pancakes


Here’s a sweet and ultra-decadent chocolate pancake recipe your family is sure to add to their favorite foods list. This dish takes the fabulously rich and bold flavors of peppermint hot chocolate and puts them right into your breakfast pancakes. With added chocolate sauce, chocolate chips, mini marshmallows, and crushed peppermint candy, these pancakes are next-level delicious.

Spiced Pumpkin Pancakes


These delicious pumpkin pancakes are flavored with brown sugar and spices, with extra texture from cornmeal in this recipe. They’re wonderful and warming for breakfast or brunch, served with pecans and maple syrup.

Cinnamon Roll Pancakes


When you can’t decide between cinnamon rolls and pancakes, try this recipe. It combines the two favorite breakfast foods, complete with vanilla-flavored cream cheese sandwiched between cinnamon-flavored pancakes. The batter is made with rolled oats, whole wheat flour, and oat milk, so they’re healthy in an indulgent sort of way.

Red Velvet Pancakes With Cream Cheese Icing

Luscious red velvet pancakes are the perfect treat for a Valentine’s Day breakfast, Christmas brunch, or a special weekend morning treat anytime. Moist and colorful, these indulgent breakfast cakes look beautiful served on a white plate, with some syrup and whipped cream, on top, and red berries on the side for decoration.