Pancake and Waffle Mix

Preparation info
  • Makes


    batches, each sufficient for 12 to 14 four inch pancakes
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Better Than Store-Bought: Authoritative recipes that most people never knew they could make at home

By Helen Witty and Elizabeth Schneider

Published 1979

  • About

If you’re a serious cook, it may seem far-fetched to make ready-measured batches of a mix such as this, but for some of us morning sleepyheads (and/or night people), having a good mix like this one on hand means that pancakes and waffles will appear more often at breakfast; few of us are geared up to start measuring and sifting in the dawn’s early light, and a good mix is the answer.

This mix, used with either sweet milk or buttermilk, makes characterful pancakes, with the flavor of