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Thursday, April 15, 2010

Recipe - German Oven Pancakes

Mmmm. We used to make German Oven Pancakes all
the time when we were kids. Probably because they are fast, easy and don't require many ingredients. And we were in and out of the kitchen before my dad could get mad. (He's a little OCD!)
I make these for dinner every so often, usually when the hubby is gone and I don't have to cook any meat! Obviously the kids LOVE them! Who wouldn't!

German Oven Pancakes
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup flour
3 large eggs
1/8 cup sugar
dash of salt
2 tbsp butter
Preheat oven to 400. Put butter in 9x13 and melt in oven.
Mix the rest of the ingredients. (I just whip it up with a fork. It's ok if it has little lumps)
Swish butter around dish to grease the bottom. Don't worry about the sides. Increase the temperature to 425. Pour batter into pan and bake for 10 to 15 minutes or until edges start turning golden brown.
*For me and the 3 kids, I have had to make a 9x13 and an 8x8 to "fill" everyone up. I just 1 1/2 the recipe, because the measurements really don't have to be exact! If you have kids older than 10, especially boys, I would plan on at least doubling the recipe. :)
Our favorite toppings:
-Powdered sugar
-Syrup
-Fresh fruit, & whipped cream. (pictured above)
-Powdered sugar & laughing cow cheese. (just try it!)
-Homemade strawberry jam.
I haven't tried it yet, but I think it would be delicious to cut this up and make a monte-cristo sandwich out of! Next time for sure!
Enjoy!

16 comments:

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    These pancakes sound delicious! I would love to try them sometime!

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  2. Yummo! German Pancakes are my FAVORITE! We used to call them "surprise" pancakes, since you never know what shape they will come out in!

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  3. I looove these! We called 'em oven-baked pancakes. I'm following you from Trendy Treehouse. ...I'd be honored if you would do the same!

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  4. Cute header ... German 'cakes are the bomb- we always have to phone them in ahead at our fav. restaurant! Following you now- stop by my place when you can ;-)

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  6. Hi..I’m Barb from Fri. Follow. I love those pancakes..I haven't made them for a while..but yours look delicious!! I'm impressed with your blog & have made you a Favorite as well as becoming your newest follower.I I hope you will get a chance to visit my blog @ santasgiftshoppe.blogspot.com
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  7. YUMMY!!! I'm going to make these this weekend!

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  8. Jim would die for these..thanks for the recipe!

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  9. That recipe looks so delicious. Thanks for posting the recipe and sharing it with us too. I will definitely give it a try. I just might make it tomorrow for breaskfast. HAVE A FAB WEEKEND!!!

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  11. OMGOSH That looks so good. You'd think I would know this recipe. I am part German. LOL Oh well, now I have it. Thanks Meg!

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  14. I found you via mrlinky. Yummmy this looks absolutely delicious. I am so excited and my 16 and 13 year old will love making this. Can't wait.

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  15. looks yummy, I'd like to try that too!
    i'm now a follower!
    flory

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  16. Stopping by from Trendy Treehouse to say Hi! Already a follower :)I really love your header and background! I will have to try the pancakes this weekend!

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