Delia Smith is so popular because she produces recipes that work. Here’s her widely acclaimed pancake recipe…
Lemon and Sugar- Working together to sweeten that Tooth
This is a classic lemon and sugar recipe, which Delia has helped revive for the pancake lover with a sweet tooth.
Delia herself can walk you through this old favourite with a new twist which she will explain by following the link above.
Of course, there is a learning curve to be mastered even with a recipe this simple and basic. When one gets fast and efficient enough at churning out pancakes then it is easy to always have lemon sugary goodness on the go for those big events that seem to always come up from nowhere.
Guided Steps to Pancake Perfection
Delia walks people through a detailed method of making the best sugar and lemon pancakes for your enjoyment, and the enjoyment of whomever you are feeding. It is obvious in her method that she lays out that she is no stranger to the pancake making business, and she has obviously perfected this sugar and lemony treat to a fine art.
Whether it is the pancake lunch at the local church or that big family reunion coming up, enlisting the help of a pancake pro can be the best way to get flapjacks into hungry guests as quickly and deliciously as possible.
Practice makes Perfect (Pancakes)
When reading Delia’s descriptions, it is clear that there may be a gap in terms of flap-jacking experience from the author to the reader. This may be intimidating to some, as they try to make heads or tails of the descriptions, ingredients, and how to get started.
Since it is quite wordy to remember all of Delia’s do’s and don’ts in this lemon/sugar pancake recipe, it is best to get a general overview, and then start making the first batch right away, to get the practice going. It can be good fun to let loose in the kitchen and start learning on one’s own, rather than trying to imitate the success of others. Those who aren’t afraid to start right away, with a bit of guidance, tend to learn the fastest, as they learn by doing.
Since this recipe can be used to cater for big groups, the best way to proceed is simply to get the basics of the ingredients (follow the link above) and the method, and then slowly ease into get started for yourself. Even pancake experts like Delia had to start somewhere; the most celebrated in any field often had humble beginnings.