How to make pancakes for your whole family in less than three minutes

When it comes to pancakes, it really is all about the toppings.

Nutella and strawberries, banana and syrup or good old fashioned lemon and sugar.

But before you get to the good flavour fun, you have to actually make the pancakes.

While the flipping bit it great, the rest of the process isn’t particularly exciting and it creates a lot of mess.

But one dad has come up with a clever idea which could solve all this – four pancakes in two minutes in the microwave.

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Theo Michaels said: "I’m revolutionising Pancake Day ."

You will need:

  • Flour
  • Sugar
  • Baking powder
  • Milk
  • Butter
  • Eggs
  • Grease-proof paper
  • Oil

The full instructions are in the video above.


Theo’s book Microwave Mug Meals is out now. For more information on his cookery visit his website.


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