Lemon and poppy seed pancakes

Lemon and poppy seed pancakes

Zing for you supper with warm lemon curd and zesty seeded pancakes

By , 14 February 2017
Lemon and poppy seed pancakes
  • Ready in: 15 mins
  • Serves: 4
  • Price: 41p per serving
Nutritional Info
Each 173g serving contains
  • Energy 1144KJ 273KCAL
    14%
  • Fat med
    8.5g
    12%
  • Saturates med
    3.3g
    17%
  • Sugars med
    18.5g
    21%
  • Salt low
    0.48g
    8%
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100g: 661kJ/158kcal.
Ingredients
  • 100g plain flour
  • Finely grated zest and juice 1 lemon, plus extra lemon wedges to serve
  • 2tsp poppy seeds
  • 300ml milk
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 8tbsp good-quality lemon curd
Method
  • Sift the flour into a large mixing bowl. Stir in the grated lemon zest and the poppy seeds.

  • Beat together the milk and eggs, then slowly beat into the flour mixture until you have a smooth batter.

  • Heat a nonstick frying pan on low. Lightly brush with a little oil. Add two ladlefuls of batter, tilt the pan to spread out evenly and cook until bubbles begin to pop on the surface. Carefully flip the pancake and cook for 1 min more.

  • Spread 1tbsp lemon curd on each pancake, fold into quarters and keep warm on a serving plate.

  • Repeat with the remaining batter to make 8 pancakes. Sprinkle with lemon juice and serve immediately with extra lemon wedges.