Smart ways to fill and fold your pancakes

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Fan of thicker American style pancakes or thin French type crêpes? There are many ways to make pancakes for after all, the day originates from using up what is left in the store cupboard.

Delia’s tried and tested pancake recipe is bound to win you over and it’s super easy too.

What you will need:
110g plain flour
pinch of salt
2 large eggs
200ml semi-skimmed milk mixed with 75ml water
50g butter

Get the full recipe here

Fillings and presentation are what make pancakes truly exciting! So whether you’re the sweet type (you’re one of us) or the savoury kind, here are some simple filling and folding ideas for your pancake party menu!


  • Spread some low fat soft cheese, sprinkle a little fresh dill and add smoked salmon. This looks great wrapped in a roll, served whole or cut into smaller slices
  • Crumble some feta and top with roasted red peppers and tomatoes. Show off your filling in a window fold.


Showcase your pancake fillings with these folding ideas