A Perfect Homemade Sunday Brunch

A Perfect Homemade Sunday Brunch

If there one thing that we cannot avoid when reuniting with friends on a holiday, it’s brunch! Manchester offers a lot of delicious brunches if you want to eat out, but as Corinne wanted a waffle maker for a long time and just ordered one, we thought it was a good time for homemade brunch and try new recipes!

Our Favourite Sunday Brunch Recipes

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As we had just received Corinne’s waffle maker we had to make waffles. And we had a specific recipe in mind! We also wanted to make pancakes, but pancakes are often heavy on the stomach, and as we were already making waffles we thought we could try a new type of pancake: Courgette Pancakes. The last recipe we wanted to try was a ice-cream recipe! But it’s so delicious and easy to make that we thought it was best to keep that recipe for another time, and give this recipe its own blogpost 😉

Healthy Courgette Pancakes

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Ingredients

  • 55g self-raising flour
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 courgettes

Method

  1. Mix the flour, eggs & milk together in a bowl.
  2. Grate your courgettes and add them to the batter. Mix well, so the courgette is well coated in batter.
  3. In a hot & greased frying pan add 2 tablespoons of the mixture and flatten a little.
  4. Once bubbles start popping at the surface of your pancake and the bottom of your pancake is brown flip it (approximately 2 min)
  5. Cook the other side for an extra 2 minutes

Serve with some rocket, roasted cherry tomatoes & baked beans.

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Light, yet delicious, Super Fluffy Waffles

Ingredients

  • 125g self-self-rasing flour
  • 25 sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 20g melted butter
  • 125cl milk
  • Salt

Method

  1. Mix in a bowl the flour, the sugar, the egg yolk and the melted butter
  2. Slowly add the milk to the batter and mix until fully incorporated
  3. Whip the egg whites to a light mousse then mix it with the batter
  4. Put a ladleful of dough on the waffle maker and let cook each waffle for three to four minutes.

Serve with strawberries, ice-cream & golden sirup.


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What is you favourite brunch made of? Do you like mixing up savory & sweet items?

 

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Corinne & Kirsty

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35 Comments

  1. Heather
    October 1, 2017 / 7:14 pm

    Your posts literally make me so hungry! Loving the idea of the courgette pancakes, would of never of thought to mix the 2 together though but it sounds so intriguing i need to try it!

    Heather xox || http://www.xhighlandbeauty.co.uk

  2. Jasmin N
    October 1, 2017 / 7:16 pm

    Oh my goodness, all of this looks so delicious! I’ve been planning a brunch for us for the Father’s Day and this inspired me so much 🙂 It’s going to be the first Father’s Day for my hubby so I want to make it something to remember.

    ~ Jasmin N
    // littlethingswithjassy.com

  3. October 1, 2017 / 7:19 pm

    Oh I have never tried a courgette pancake before, the perfect lazy brunch with some baked beans. One for me to now try.

  4. October 1, 2017 / 7:22 pm

    I love love love brunch! I even have a serious on my blog called Sunday Brunch Bunch. These look so yummy, especially the pancakes! I have to be honest. I’ve never heard of a courgette pancake until now. I feel like I’m missing out! Definitely will have to try out these recipes!

    -GG
    http://www.girlingamba.com

  5. October 1, 2017 / 7:28 pm

    I love your recipe posts. They’re always so different and adding something I never would have thought of. I love courgettes and putting them in pancakes is genius! I’ll definitely be making these. xx

  6. October 1, 2017 / 7:40 pm

    I’ve made courgette pancakes before and they’re so lovely, all your pictures of food are making me hungry, they look so good!x

  7. Kayleigh Zara
    October 1, 2017 / 7:48 pm

    The super fluffy waffles look absolutely amazing and so delicious! The heathy pancakes also look amazing and like they would be delicious x

    Kayleigh Zara 🌿www.kayleighzaraa.com

  8. October 1, 2017 / 8:00 pm

    Thanks for the the recipies! I will try out your waffle one, I always get excited for making waffles but then they never come out the way I like them. and I’m always fro mixing savoury and sweet 😉

    populariswrong.wordpress.com

  9. October 1, 2017 / 8:08 pm

    These look so good! I’m trying to be more healthy ATM do these would be perfect for me to try out

  10. October 3, 2017 / 6:11 pm

    Ohhh I really like the sound of those healthy pancakes!! I’ll definitely be giving them ago and will change the milk to almond milk! They sound like they’d be perfect for a Sunday breakfast!
    PaleGirlRambling xo
    http://palegirlrambling.co.uk

  11. Alice
    October 3, 2017 / 6:12 pm

    The heart shaped waffles 💕 They are just so beautiful, I wish I had brunch as beautiful as this! Mine ends up just being eggs on toast!

    Alice | Dainty Alice

  12. October 3, 2017 / 6:12 pm

    I’m definitely more of a ‘sweet’ girl myself, and these look absolutely incredible! I actually had a waffle instead of a birthday cake one year.. 😂🤷🏼‍♀️ I didn’t realise they were so easy to make though, I might give them a try myself!

    Andi | http://www.andthenzen.co.uk

  13. October 3, 2017 / 6:13 pm

    I’m always struggling with recipes that are quick and easy to make. This looks so mouth watering! I will be definitely trying these out x

  14. Bookinggoodread
    October 3, 2017 / 6:15 pm

    Those waffles look amazing,I should really invest in a waffle maker 💕💕

  15. October 3, 2017 / 6:50 pm

    Oh my! The courgette pancakes look absolutely delicious! We’ll definitely try it out!

  16. October 3, 2017 / 6:50 pm

    Those are the absolute cutest waffles in the world! And I absolutely love anything with courgettes (we call them zucchini in the states) so I’m dying to try that recipe now! What a delicious brunch feast you prepared!!

    xx
    Emily
    emilyhallock.blogspot.com

  17. Lea
    October 3, 2017 / 7:10 pm

    Yummy yummy yummy, this all sounds so delicious! I am hungry now! And a Sunday Brunch is just the right thing for a good weekend. Definitely gonna have to make the omelettes soon.

  18. Analesha Little
    October 3, 2017 / 8:55 pm

    Yum!! I am asking for a waffle maker for Christmas. These look so delicious!

  19. October 4, 2017 / 9:58 am

    That Courgette Pancakes looks so mouthwatering and those waffles… *drooling*

  20. October 15, 2017 / 12:59 am

    This meal looks nothing like we would have for brunch here where I live in Chicago, but it all looks so flavorful and colorful and sounds great! i want to try everything. And I REALLY want that cute waffle maker.

  21. October 15, 2017 / 8:25 pm

    The waffles are calling out for me right about now. They look so good.

  22. October 15, 2017 / 11:38 pm

    i wish i have read this article earlier! i just hosted a party themed breakfast at night and this recipe would have been a hit! next time for sure

  23. Blair villanueva
    October 16, 2017 / 9:10 am

    Ah indeed, this is perfect brunch, and the beans! I love them 🙂
    Don’t forget a freshly brewed coffee for me!

  24. Yustine
    October 16, 2017 / 6:36 pm

    Love Sunday brunches! I can totally enjoy family time around the breakfast table. Those recipes look yum! Products that I like are dishes with eggs. Salmon and fresh baked bread. Croissants. Fruit…

  25. October 17, 2017 / 1:37 am

    I’m totally sold. The ice cream atop of waffles with strawberries. I could’ve never thought to prepare it all this way. I will be attempting soon.

  26. October 17, 2017 / 1:59 am

    Everything there does look beautiful. I do love the look of it and the waflles just makes my mouth water. I am curious as to the type of soup that you have there.

  27. October 17, 2017 / 7:06 pm

    I prefer savory over sweet for breakfast. However, if I’m eating breakfast for dinner I prefer sweet!

  28. October 18, 2017 / 3:27 am

    I love brunching. And homemade brunch is always the cherry on the top. All food looks scrumptious. I am digging into that Healthy Courgette Pancakes.

  29. October 18, 2017 / 5:55 am

    The courgette pancakes looks so nice! What a perfect Sunday brunch tip.

  30. October 18, 2017 / 7:48 pm

    Oh what a lovely meal ideas for brunch. I’d love to try making those corgette pancakes because I usually love something savory in the morning. yum!

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