Many dishes have different versions of itself around the world. Each country uses it’s own cultural flavorings and ingredients on hand to recreate versions of dishes to make them their own. From switching up only a single ingredient, to changing everything but the name itself, countries will aim to make their mark on any dish.
And what better dish to create a version of that is known to your country then pancakes. Pancakes are light bread, usually in the form of disk, that are traditionally served with a sweet topping. Known as being a breakfast staple, the pancake is a versatile and simple dish that has the ultimate ability for recreation.
This beloved dish, many times a key into childhood nostalgia, has been reinvented by many countries. And let me tell you a little secret, after making most of these dishes myself, I can honestly say that they are all truly delicious.
- Austria: Kaiserschmarrn
- England: Pancakes with Sugar and Lemon
- Finland: Pannukakku
- France: Crêpes
- Iceland: Pönnukaka
- Netherlands: Pannenkoeken or Dutch Baby
- Poland: Naleśniki
Be sure to write a comment below of your favorite pancake toppings and experience!