Fluffy Lemon Ricotta Pancakes Recipe Will Make Your Weekend Even Better by 30Seconds Food

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Fluffy Lemon Ricotta Pancakes Recipe Will Make Your Weekend Even Better

Skip the long waits at the brunch places this weekend and make this easy lemon ricotta pancake recipe in your own kitchen. This perfect, fluffy pancake recipe is so easy and delicious!

Dust these lemon ricotta pancakes with powdered sugar, or top with traditional maple syrup and butter. You can't go wrong either way. 

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

Servings: Makes 6 to 12 pancakes, depending on size


  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • dash of salt
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup ricotta cheese
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoons lemon zest
  • butter, for cooking
  • powdered sugar, for serving

Here's how to make it:

  1. Combine the flour, baking powder, sugar and salt. Whisk to combine.
  2. In another bowl, combine the milk and ricotta. Mix well. Add the eggs, vanilla, lemon juice and lemon zest. Mix.
  3. Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients. Stir gently until just combined. 
  4. Melt some butter in a skillet. Pour in some pancake batter and cook until bubbles appear. Flip and cook until cooked through and golden, about 2 minutes per side. Dust with powdered sugar. 

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This is soooo delicious! 😋
Elisa Schmitz, 30Seconds
I'm excited that I have all the ingredients needed to make these! How amazing!!
Just made these pancakes. Easy to make and delicious. I added a pint of raspberries too.
Elisa Schmitz, 30Seconds
Mmm, love the idea to add fresh raspberries. So glad you enjoyed this recipe, Grosenb562 , and thank you for sharing that great add-in! #yum Donna John
Donna John
So glad you enjoyed them! Great idea to add raspberries. Blueberries would be good, too. Grosenb562
Elisa Schmitz, 30Seconds
Hope you enjoy this delicious recipe!

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