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Breakfast Pancakes

breakfast pancakes on a plate

Raisiny pancakes, great hollow leg fillers, super delicious

These always get an 11 out of 10 when I demonstrate them!

breakfast pancakes on a plate

breakfast pancakes

super delicious & great hollow leg fillers
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Prep Time: 5 mins
Cook Time: 10 mins
Total Time: 15 mins
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: English
Keyword: budget meals, cheap family recipes
Dietary Requirements: Dairy Free, Freezes Well, Low Fat, Vegan, Vegetarian
Servings: 4
Cost per portion 14p
Calories: 316.8kcal
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  • 150 g raisins
  • 200 g self raising flour
  • 25 g sugar
  • 220 ml water
  • pinch salt
  • 1/2 tsp garam masala optional


  • Combine ingredients in a mixing bowl, stirring well.
  • Heat a little oil in a non-stick frying pan and fry dessertspoon sized dollops of the batter, until golden brown on both sides.
  • Makes 4 pancakes per person.
  • Serve immediately


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Nutrition Facts
breakfast pancakes
Amount Per Serving
Calories 316.8 Calories from Fat 10
% Daily Value*
Fat 1.08g2%
Saturated Fat 0.2g1%
Sodium 14.31mg1%
Potassium 359.38mg10%
Carbohydrates 72.02g24%
Fiber 3.88g16%
Sugar 6.39g7%
Protein 6.98g14%
Vitamin C 2.02mg2%
Calcium 18mg2%
Iron 1.42mg8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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