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(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Baby Kato
Beautiful Shore Country, NB

These small pikelets are delicious. I love pancakes and these tasty ones do not disappoint.

(2 ratings)
yield 4 - 6
prep time 5 Min
cook time 25 Min
method Pan Fry

Ingredients For pikelets

  • 1 1/2 cups self rising flour
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1/16 tsp salt
  • 1/4 cup caster sugar, fine white
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp fresh lemon, rind, grated fine
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 1/4 cups whole milk
  • 1 1/2 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 5 tsp melted butter
  • butter for serving (garnish)
  • syrup or fruit (garnish)

How To Make pikelets

  • 1
    In a large bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda, salt, sugar, cinnamon and lemon zest into a large bowl and mix well.
  • 2
    In a smaller bowl add the egg, milk, vanilla and butter, mix well.
  • 3
    Now make a well in the center of the bowl with the flour mixture and slowly add in the milk mixture and whisk until smooth.
  • 4
    Don't crowd the pan, take the time and cook a few at a time. You will get tasty pikelets. Heat a pan over medium heat and add butter for frying; then pour a small amount of the batter into the pan and cook for 3 - 4 minutes.
  • 5
    Serve warm with a pat of butter and syrup or toss some of your favorite fruit into the mix. Enjoy!