Starting your day off with a stack of warm, fluffy, syrup-soaked pancakes does not have to be reserved for weekend mornings only. Pancakes can be easy — and we want to prove it to you! When mornings are rushed, you want pancakes that can be made ahead of time and have short ingredient lists or one-bowl mixing techniques that save time and reduce cleanup. Some of our favorite easy pancake recipes include all three!
And don’t forget that pancakes also make a winning breakfast for dinner option. And should you want to get in the Mardi Gras spirit, a quick and easy stack is a great Fat Tuesday food.
To make the simplest pancakes, you only really need a little flour and some moisture. These 17 easy pancake recipes are here to show you that no matter the day, your diet, or the amount of coffee you’ve consumed, you can become a weekday pancake person.