Buttermilk Pancakes & Caramelised Banana

the BEST Buttermilk Pancakes you’ll ever try – promise! This easy to follow pancake recipe yields super delicious and totally amazing pancakes every time!


  • 1 mug of plain flour 
  • 1 mug of Connacht Gold buttermilk 
  • 1 pinch of caster sugar 
  • 1 pinch of salt

For the banana 

  • 1 small banana cut In half and halved long ways 
  • Caster sugar for sprinkling 
  • 1 tbsp of Connacht Gold butter 

For garnishing 

  • Honey
  • Blueberries & raspberries 


Start firstly by making the pancake batter. In a large bowl whisk all the batter ingredients together until you get no lumps. Leave to rest for 30mins. 

Heat a large frying pan on a medium heat and add a teaspoon of butter. Add on a ladle full of the pancake mixture and cook on both sides. Repeat three times and stack them up. 

With the Banana sprinkle the flat edge with the caster sugar until coated and caramelise on a medium heat. Finish with the butter and serve on top of your pancakes with the honey, berries and yoghurt. Enjoy.



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Chef Adrian

Adrian Martin is an Irish chef brought up in County Cavan, Ireland. He trained in some of Ireland’s most renowned restaurants including MacNean House and Michelin Star restaurant, Bon Appetite in Malahide where he was head of Pastry.

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Sarah lives in the beautiful West of Ireland with her husband and their 5 kids. She began her blog in 2019 to showcase her passion for home improvement and decor and now uses her platform to showcase snippets of daily family life, baking tips and interior inspiration.