Sunday, December 2, 2007


1 1/4 cup Self-raising flour 1/4 cup sugar pinch of salt 1 egg 1 1/4 cup soured milk 1/4 cup vegetable oil Sift four and add dry ingredients. Combine egg and milk then add to dry ingredients until it forms a thick batter. Add vegetable oil and stand for 20 minutes. Measure 1/4 cups of batter into a hot skillet and flip when bubbles are forming. Cook other side. Repeat until all batter is used. Serve with ice-cream, maple syrup, whipped butter. Alternate serving suggestion: sprinkle with caster sugar and lemon juice.

Savory Pancakes

1 Cup Self-raising flour
1 cup wholemeal self-raising flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
2 eggs
2 1/4 cup soured milk (or butter milk)
--soured milk can be made by mixing 1 tsp of vinegar or lemon juice per cup of milk. Stir immediately to prevent curdling.

Mix wet and dry ingredients separately. Sift the dry mix then add the wet mix and combine completely. Let stand for 15 to 20 minutes then stir again.

Measure 1/4 cup of batter into a fry pan and cook until bubbling then flip and cook the other side.
Continue until all batter is used.

Serve with any savoury topping eg: spaghetti sauce.

Friday, January 12, 2007

Winning Recipes

I've always had an interest in the culinary arts but have never undertaken formal training. I'm now the patriarch of a family of 5 (not including the many pets) and have found that some of my creations are popular with visitors from outside my family.

In order to ensure that those recipes are not lost, they are being posted here and shared with the community at large.

These recipes are my own creations and are not to be published in any form whatsoever without specific written permission. Please keep this in mind as you will be found out. Feel free to link to these recipes though.