Total TimePrep: 10 min. + chilling Cook: 10 min.
- 1 package (1/4 ounce) active dry yeast
- 1/4 cup warm water (110° to 115°)
- 4 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 tablespoon baking powder
- 2 teaspoons baking soda
- 2 teaspoons sugar
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 6 large eggs
- 4 cups buttermilk
- 1/4 cup canola oil
- Dissolve yeast in warm water; let stand for 5 minutes. Meanwhile, in another bowl, combine the next 5 ingredients. Whisk eggs, buttermilk and oil; stir into flour mixture just until moistened. Stir in yeast mixture. Refrigerate, covered, for 8 hours or overnight.
- To make pancakes, lightly grease griddle and preheat over medium heat. Pour batter by 1/4 cupfuls onto griddle; cook until bubbles on top begin to pop and bottoms are golden brown. Turn; cook until second side is golden brown.
Editor's NoteWarmed buttermilk will appear curdled.
Nutrition Facts3 pancakes: 319 calories, 10g fat (2g saturated fat), 116mg cholesterol, 862mg sodium, 44g carbohydrate (6g sugars, 2g fiber), 12g protein.
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May 26, 2018
Looks like it might be good
May 8, 2018
Very good and convenient recipe. I added a little more sugar. We really liked that they were light and fluffy.
Feb 17, 2015
No one liked this recipe. I make a mean buttermilk pancake with flavor. This had no flavor at all. I gave the pancakes to thei pigs-they're not fussy, at least they didn't go to waste. I should have known it wouldn't be that good with SIX eggs.
May 17, 2012
I loved the ease of these pancakes. It makes the morning go faster to already have the pancake batter made. I used regular milk in place of the buttermilk since I didn't have any on hand. I also replaced the oil with applesauce for health reasons and added some maple flavor to them. They were very good and they made a TON! For our family of 4 children I am estimating that we have enough pancakes for 3 days! Seriously! That's my kind of recipe!
Apr 14, 2010
I love this recipe! It is perfect for early morning breakfast. It does make a lot but the recipe can be easily halved. Thanks for sharing!
Sep 24, 2009
Re:Overnight pancakes Cook all pancakes,let cool.Wrap cool pancakes in single serving portions,in plastic wrap,bag,then freeze.When needed place in microwave 1.30 to 2 Min.onimic67
Oct 24, 2008
Hello, T. Drake It's not best to keep food with raw eggs in it over 24 hours in the frig.
Sep 13, 2008
Will the batter keep in the fridge more than one night? I'd be interested in making the recipe but it makes so much.T. Drake
Aug 25, 2008
These turned out so delicious, my visiting daughter took the recipe home with her - outstanding! Jan G., Tacoma