Lemon Blueberry Ricotta Pancakes

Lemon Blueberry Ricotta Pancakes

Rise and shine with a plate of pure morning delight – Lemon Blueberry Ricotta Pancakes. These pancakes aren’t just a breakfast dish; they’re a warm hug in the form of breakfast. Imagine soft, fluffy pancakes infused with a hint of zesty lemon, studded with juicy blueberries that burst with each bite. The secret to their irresistible fluffiness? Creamy ricotta cheese, which adds a luxurious texture and rich flavor that elevates these pancakes to a whole new level.


  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup ricotta cheese
  • ¾ cup milk
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest
  • 1 cup fresh blueberries
  • Butter or oil for cooking


  1. In a bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
  2. In another bowl, mix the ricotta cheese, milk, egg, lemon juice, and lemon zest until smooth.
  3. Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and stir until just combined.
  4. Gently fold in the blueberries.
  5. Heat a skillet or griddle over medium heat and add a small amount of butter or oil.
  6. For each pancake, pour a quarter cup of batter onto the skillet.
  7. Cook until bubbles form on the surface, then flip and cook the other side until golden brown.
  8. Serve the pancakes warm with a drizzle of maple syrup and extra blueberries.

Prep time: 10 minutes

Yield: 12 pancakes

Soft, fluffy Lemon Blueberry Ricotta Pancakes with a hint of lemon zest and bursts of juicy blueberries.

Nutrition information: Calories: 180 | Fat: 6g | Carbohydrates: 24g | Protein: 7g

Rise and shine never looked so good. Lemon Blueberry Ricotta Pancakes are more than a breakfast treat; they’re a celebration of mornings. As you savor each bite, the tangy lemon dances harmoniously with the sweetness of blueberries, while the ricotta lends a luscious, velvety texture. These pancakes aren’t just a dish – they’re a reminder that the best moments can start with a simple, homemade delight. Whether you’re enjoying a leisurely weekend brunch or a quick weekday breakfast, these pancakes are the perfect way to add a touch of gourmet flavor to your morning routine. So whisk, flip, and indulge in breakfast perfection.

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