Diner Griddle Cakes ( 1936 )

Nancy Allen

By
@mawmawnan

These pancakes are soft in the middle and alittle crispy on the edges when made on a cast iron surface.


Featured Pinch Tips Video

Serves:

10-15 pancakes

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Griddle

Ingredients

2 tsp
baking soda
2 c
buttermilk or sour milk
2 c
sweet milk ( i use whole milk)
2 c
white flour
1 tsp
salt
3 Tbsp
melted butter

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Add soda to sour milk and stir well. Add sweet milk. In a separate bowl sift together flour and salt. Thoroughly beat together milk and flour mixtures.
2
Add melted butter and beat once more. Fry on a well-greased griddle at medium heat. Pour out batter for 6 inch cakes. Flip when top is covered in popping bubbles, about 3 to 5 minutes. Cakes should be light and golden. Serve immediately with butter and maple syrup or I also mix up soft butter and strawberry or blackberry jam and spread that on my hot griddle cakes. Yum!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy