Pancakes are a tasty treat in countries all around the world, and depending on where one goes; they will have the opportunity to sample many different pancake varieties.
For example, the crepes in France offer a variety of fruit- filled goodness, as well as sugar sprinkled on a long thin flapjack.
Pancakes: Getting Europe through thick and thin
Countries in Eastern Europe seem to really enjoy the sweetness of their pancakes, with rich decadent dessert- like creations that tourists and locals alike have trouble resisting. France will find you salivating over the sweet and fruity crepes as mentioned above while Germany features a more healthy alternative called ‘Pfannkuchen’ which are cut into segments and filled with nuts, fruits, and covered with a sweet fruit sauce as well.
Africa- Simple but delicious treats
In many countries where there are not many resources to go around, there is a simple way to make a type of pancake out of flour, ground corn, and other simple grain -based ingredients. They may not look like the conventional American style pancakes, or even the thinner European varieties, but many people report enjoying these African take on the flapjack just as much as our familiar North American varieties.
Try it, you like it!
It’s important to be open-minded when looking into expanding one’s pancake horizons. Although they may look different from one another and offer different taste experiences, the different countries of the world can certainly offer a wide variety of different experiences when it comes to new pancake creations.
There are many people who enjoyed the new tastes so much that they started finding recipes that they could make at home, and found people enjoying their multicultural meals immensely. We tend to get used to having things a certain way, and it is amazing how much joy it can bring a person to try something as simple as a pancake made by a different culture.
Food is part of vacationing and exploring new countries, and so people will not regret getting out of their comfort zones and sampling some pancake products from any country that has a unique way of preparing this universal classic.
Keep exploring the pancake world, and push on to new frontiers!
Like anything in life, there are so many possibilities to explore, even with something as seemingly simple as a pancake. Those that are interested will find lots of great content in addition to their own pancake making experiences. There is no shortage of fun that one can have if they are ready to learn from those that have come before, and strike out on their own and start learning the delicious art of pancake making, sharing and eating.