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Fluffy Buttermilk Pancake

Homemade fluffy buttermilk pancake is an easy recipe to make, to prepare the pancake from scratch is very simple to make, but some people tend to fret and end up getting store bought pancake mix which is not as the same as making it yourself. In this recipe, I will show you how to make this delicious breakfast meal.


5 from 2 votes
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Fluffy Buttermilk Pancake
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins
  • 11/2 Cups All-purpose Flour
  • 11/4 Cups Buttermilk
  • 1/8 Cup Sugar (adjust to your liking)
  • 2 Teaspoons Baking Powder
  • 1 Teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1/4 Cup Unsalted Butter (melted)
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Salt
  • 1 Teaspoon Vanilla extract
  • 1 Tablespoon Melted butter or Oil for cooking
  1. Sift all the dry ingredients in a bowl; flour, baking soda, baking powder, sugar, and set aside.

    pancake ingredients
  2. In a small bowl, separate the eggs (white eggs in one and yolk in another)

  3. Whisk the egg yolks, buttermilk, vanilla extract, and melted butter together. Mix with the flour mixture, do not over mix it is okay to see small lumps.

    Whisk the egg whites until stiff (it foams up). I used a hand mixer to achieve this.

    pancake mix white eggs
  4. Gently fold in the egg whites into the flour mixture and set aside.

    pancake fold in white eggs
  5. Heat a skillet or griddle and brush the oil or melted butter over it.

  6. When the griddle is hot enough scoop the batter onto the griddle using a measuring cup and spread out a little bit.

  7. Get ready to flip the pancake when it starts to bubble, this takes about 2 minutes, flip and cook on the other side until fully cooked through in the middle and golden brown.

    pancake bubbles
  8. Serve with warm syrup and any fruit of your choice.

  9. pancake
Recipe Notes


If you don't have buttermilk, here's the substitution:

1 cup of milk add 1 tablespoon of white vinegar or lemon juice and set aside for about 5 minutes.

You might want to try Avocado Toast with Poached Egg



5 thoughts on “Fluffy Buttermilk Pancake

  1. 5 stars
    I have tried this recipe so many times and it’s always a hit. Thank you, Aliyah I can proudly make pancakes now😀

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