Fresh Strawberry Pancakes with Orange Custard Sauce

Fresh Strawberry Pancakes with Orange Custard Sauce Recipe

25 Minutes
Serves: 2
A quick and delicious summer dessert, Sweet pancakes stuffed with fresh strawberries slices and coated in a rich orange custard sauce

Recipe Ingreds


  • 25 grams butter
  • 2 egg
  • 250 ml milk(whole)
  • 100 grams plain flour
  • 15 grams caster sugar
  • 4 tbsp sunflower oil


  • 2 egg (yolk)
  • 250 ml milk(whole)
  • 0.5 orange
  • 35 grams plain flour
  • 250 grams strawberries
  • 65 grams caster sugar
  • 0.5 tsp vanilla extract

Recipe with pictures Steps

Step 1

  • melt the butter in a small bowl in the microwave, or in a small pan
  • sieve the flour into another bowl
  • make a well in the centre of the flour
  • add the egg(s)
  • using a whisk incorporate the flour slowly into the eggs until you have a paste, add some of the milk if it gets to stiff

Step 2

  • once combined add the rest of the milk
  • add the butter
  • add the sugar
  • beat till blended together
  • and forms a smooth batter

Step 3

  • heat the frying pan till very hot
  • add a spot of the oil
  • take a couple spoonful of the batter and place in the frying pan to form the pancake, swirl the pan so the mixture goes to the edge of the pan
  • cook till the middle is set
  • flip the pancake cook till golden brown
  • place on a plate
  • Repeat till all the mixture is used

Step 4

  • make the custard
  • add the sugar and egg yolk to a bowl
  • whisk the eggs and sugar until pale and thick
  • add the flour and whisk
  • add the vanilla extract
  • whisk till glossy and smooth

Step 5

  • heat the milk in a pan till just below boiling point
  • pour the milk into the eggs whisking all the time

Step 6

  • place the mixture in a clean pan and stir on a low heat till the custard thickens
  • empty the contents of the pan into a bowl
  • cover with cling film place the cling film directly onto the custard to stop it forming a skin set a side to cool

step 7

  • wash the strawberries
  • dry the strawberries
  • hull the strawberries
  • cut the strawberries into slices
  • set a side on a plate

Step 8

  • squeeze the orange
  • zest the orange
  • add the orange juice and zest to the custard
  • add enough custard to the strawberries to bind them

Step 9

  • place a pancake on a plate
  • place the strawberry custard into the pancakes and fold over

Step 10

  • place 2 pancakes per person on a serving plate

Step 11

  • add the custard
  • pop in the microwave to warm

Recipe Utensils

  • 4 bowl
  • 2 cling film
  • 1 fish slice
  • 2 frying pan
  • 1 grater
  • 1 hand mixer
  • 1 lemon squeezer
  • 2 medium pan
  • 1 plate
  • 1 sieve
  • 1 small bowl
  • 2 whisk

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About our fresh strawberry pancakes with orange custard recipe

Pancakes make a quick and easy sweet, This pancake recipe makes a delicious summer dessert, the pancakes are a simple thin sweet pancake, filled with slices of fresh strawberries and a delicate orange and vanilla custard.

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