"Our daughter Charity enjoys making this cheesy puff pancake, then peeking in the oven to see how high it's risen," writes Kay Curtis from Guthrie, Oklahoma. "You can eliminate the cheese and serve it with confectioners' sugar or syrup instead," Kay suggests.
Total TimePrep: 5 min. Bake: 30 min.
- 6 eggs
- 1 cup milk
- 1 cup all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup butter, melted
- 3/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- In a bowl, beat the eggs. Add milk, flour and salt; stir until smooth. Pour butter into a 13x9-in. baking pan. Add batter.
- Bake at 400° for 30-35 minutes or until a knife inserted in the center comes out clean. Sprinkle with cheese. Serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts1 piece: 269 calories, 19g fat (11g saturated fat), 205mg cholesterol, 389mg sodium, 14g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 0 fiber), 10g protein.
Originally published as Volcano Pancake in Quick Cooking May/June 1999
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