Sweet and Savory: Try One of These Recipes for National Pancake Day!

Last Updated September 26, 2015

It’s National Pancake Day and we have three words for you:  Breakfast for dinner. 

We love the savory recipes just as much as the sweet ones. These vegetable pancakes with poached eggs from Edible San Francisco showcase one of our favorite veggies: cauliflower. And these sugar-glazed German apple pancakes from Edible Madison take sweet apple goodness to a new level.

Check out the recipes for these and others we love below. Happy National Pancake Day!

Savory Vegetable Pancakes with Poached Eggs

These savory pancakes cook up with a nice crispy edge on the outside while the inside is packed with crunchy bits of cauliflower and soft cheese, making them a perfect foil for a poached egg.

German Apple Pancake

German Apple Pancake
This is not a flapjack-style pancake; rather, sautéed, sugar-glazed apples are cooked in an eggy batter, then baked to a tender, golden finish in the oven.

Savory Pancake with Beet and Dandelion Greens

Naomi Henry adapted this recipe from the Green Kitchen Stories blog. This pancake puffs like a Dutch Baby, but with the savory filling it tastes a bit more like a frittata. Straight from the oven, it'...

Buckwheat Pancake Breakfast Muffin

In this buckwheat-pancake-breakfast-inspired muffin recipe, I use cooked whole kasha and a 50:50 mix of all-purpose flour and dark buckwheat flour. Light buckwheat flour could also be used in the...

Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup

Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup
We used Fairview’s Best organic whole wheat flour from John’s Farm. Available at Whole Foods.

Greek Yogurt Pancakes

Greek Yogurt Pancakes
By Maria Elliott of Soergel Orchards | Yield: 10-12 Pancakes

Dutch Baby Pancake

A Dutch baby pancake (sometimes referred to as a German pancake) is a sweet, puffy popover typically served for breakfast. This version, adapted from an old printing of The Joy of Cooking, is simple...

Farmers' Market Special Corn & Brie Pancakes

farmers corn pancakes
These savory corn pancakes have melted brie on top rather than butter.

Blueberry Lemon Ricotta Pancakes

These pancakes are so good you might think they are dessert.