Pancakes with Caramelised Nectarines

Pancake day is this nearly here again and I've been busy playing about in the kitchen cooking up various pancake recipes.

From my huge Oven Cooked Pancakes with Berries and Maple Syrup recipe which, by the way, were delicious, to these more traditionally stovetop cooked Pancakes with Caramelised Nectarines.

Pancakes with Caramelised Nectarines

Of course, basic ingredients to make a pancake are flour, milk and egg but the filling or topping but that's entirely up to, just top the pancakes with whatever you fancy.

From a simple sprinkling of sugar and a squeeze of lemon to more elaborate toppings; you can be adventurous as you want to be.

While making pancakes isn't exactly rocket science, you do need a good non-stick frying pan. In any case, a good frying pan isn't necessary only for pancake making but for everyday cooking.

I used the pan to caramelise the nectarines and the gooey honey and sugar mixture didn't stick at all.

Pancake in a ceramic frying pan


Pancakes with Caramelised Nectarines

Ingredients:
Serves 4
2 eggs - free range of course
200g plain flour
350ml milk
a tablespoon vegetable oil

For the Caramelised Nectarines:
4 Nectarines - stones removed and each cut into eight slices
30g unsalted butter
3 tablespoons of runny honey
2 tablespoons of soft brown sugar
juice of 1 orange

Method:
Get the nectarines on the go as they will take about 15 to 20 minutes.

You will need a suitably sized non-stick frying pan that can take the nectarine slices without them being on top of each other.

Heat up the butter and add the prepared nectarines. Cook over low heat for about 5 minutes before turning. Continue to cook for a further 5 minutes.

While that's happening, make the pancake batter so you have it ready.

Now drizzle over the honey and sugar and give it a gentle stir to coat the nectarines.

Continue to cook for another 5 minutes by which time they should have started to colour nicely. 

Turn them over again to colour the other side. When they're beautifully caramelised add the juice of the orange to the pan and stir to get the gorgeous sticky bits from the pan. Turn off the heat and cook your pancakes.

Serve each pancake with slices of nectarine and drizzle over a little of the orangery syrup. You can add a dollop of ice cream if you want to.

Pancakes and Caramelised Nectarines




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Pancakes with Caramelised Nectarines

Pancakes with Caramelised Nectarines

This is a basic pancake recipe and if you don't like nectarines just top with whatever you fancy.
prep time: 5 Mcook time: 20 Mtotal time: 25 M

ingredients:

  • 2 eggs - free range of course
  • 200g plain flour
  • 350ml milk
  • a tablespoon vegetable oil
  • For the Caramelised Nectarines:
  • 4 Nectarines - stones removed and each cut into eight slices
  • 30g unsalted butter
  • 3 tablespoons of runny honey
  • 2 tablespoons of soft brown sugar
  • juice of 1 orange

instructions:

How to cook Pancakes with Caramelised Nectarines

  1. Get the nectarines on the go as they will take about 15 to 20 minutes.
  2. You will need a suitably sized non-stick frying pan that can take the nectarine slices without them being on top of each other.
  3. Heat up the butter and add the prepared nectarines. Cook over low heat for about 5 minutes before turning. Continue to cook for a further 5 minutes.
  4. While that's happening, make the pancake batter so you have it ready.
  5. Now drizzle over the honey and sugar and give it a gentle stir to coat the nectarines.
  6. Continue to cook for another 5 minutes by which time they should have started to colour nicely.
  7. Turn them over again to colour the other side. When they're beautifully caramelised add the juice of the orange to the pan and stir to get the gorgeous sticky bits from the pan. Turn off the heat and cook your pancakes.
  8. Serve each pancake with slices of nectarine and drizzle over a little of the orangery syrup. You can add a dollop of ice cream if you want to.
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13 comments

  1. Looks fabulous, never thought of nectarines with pancakes

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  2. I don't think I've ever cooked or eaten caramelised nectarines. Wonder what it tastes like. Looks great.

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  3. Looks wonderful. Perfect for after a light supper with friends. Sure you impress x

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  4. Whoops thought these were peaches, but looks devine!

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  5. Love the idea of caramelised nectarines.

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  6. What a lovely twist on a classic. Il admit Im ususally a sugar and lemon kind of girl but love nectarines! Must give this a try!

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  7. YUM. Love caramelised fruit and the pancakes look delicious too.

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  8. What a great idea! I love nectarines and peaches when they're warm. YUM!

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  9. What a fantastic idea, they look so tasty.

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  10. Great idea. I might try this on tuesday

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  11. Oh my gosh those caramelised nectarines!!! Heavenly! They look like just my kind of thing.

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  12. OMG this look delicious!

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