Ready-Made Pancakes: Supermarket Winner Feeds Family for Pennies


With Shrove Tuesday just around the corner, it's time to start thinking about the annual flipping feast. But if you're not in the mood to make your own pancakes from scratch, fear not! We've tested a variety of ready-made pancakes from supermarkets to help you find the perfect option. Here's our verdict:

Sweet Pancakes (8) – £2.85,

These French-inspired crepe-style pancakes are both delicious and convenient. Pre-flipped and ready to go, they can be heated in a pan or microwaved. With their sweet flavor, they're perfect for a breakfast treat.
Rating: 4/5

Sweet Pancakes (6) – £2.40,

Sainsbury's offers a tasty option with their smooth and delicate pancakes. Whether heated in the oven, microwave, or frying pan, these thin and consistent pancakes are quick and easy to enjoy. Great with fruit or jam!
Rating: 4/5

Sweet Pancakes (6) – £2, Morrisons

For a speedy snack, Morrisons' pre-made pancakes are the way to go. Just 35 seconds in the microwave and they're ready to eat. While they may be a little bland on their own, they're perfect for pairing with your favorite fillings. Get creative and try them as wraps!
Rating: 3/5

Sweet Pancakes (8) – £2.70, Asda

Asda's sweet treats are not only appetizing but also incredibly convenient. With their lovely lace effect and nice texture, these pancakes can be eaten warm or cold straight from the fridge. And with eight in a pack, there's plenty to go around!
Rating: 4/5

Sweet Pancakes (6) – £2.75, M&S

Looking for an authentic pancake experience? M&S has got you covered. These Dutch-style pancakes are larger and thicker than most ready-made options. Perfect for savory fillings, they're a delicious alternative to the traditional pancake.
Rating: 4/5

OaYeah! Pancakes (6) – £2.40,

If you have dietary restrictions or simply want to try something different, Sainsbury's OaYeah! Pancakes are a great choice. Made with oat milk and low in sugar, these American-style pancakes have a nuttier flavor and a fluffy texture. A perfect option for those who can't enjoy a regular mix.
Rating: 3/5

Rowan Hill Giant Buttermilk Pancakes (4) – 99p, Lidl

For those who like their pancakes big, Lidl's giant buttermilk pancakes won't disappoint. Thicker and sweeter than traditional pancakes, these massive treats are perfect for breakfast-style enjoyment. Just be aware that there are only four in a pack!
Rating: 3/5

Ma Raeburn's Sweet Pancakes (8) – £2.30, Iceland

If you're looking to save some pennies this Pancake Day, Iceland has the perfect option for you. Their bargain offering is not only the cheapest, but also the biggest. With their fluffy and substantial texture, these pancakes are ideal for a meal or a hearty breakfast. Top them off with ice cream for an indulgent treat.
Rating: 5/5

Whether you prefer sweet or savory, thin or thick pancakes, there's a ready-made option out there for you. So why not make this Shrove Tuesday a little easier and treat yourself to some delicious pre-made pancakes? Happy flipping!

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