Air Fryer Pancake
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Air Fryer Pancake

This Air Fryer Pancake is as easy as it gets to make.  The flavor is part funnel cake, part Dutch baby and always a treat be it breakfast, brunch or breakfast for dinner.  You will love this easy to make treat.

What are the ingredients in Air Fryer Pancake?

  • Butter
  • All purpose Flour
  • Milk
  • Eggs
  • Sugar
  • Salt
  • Lemon juice
  • Powdered sugar, optional but amazing and adds to the funnel cake-esque flavor

How to make this Air Fryer Pancake?

  • Spray a pie pan lightly with cooking spray.
  • Melt the butter and add to the pie pan, alternatively, you can place the pie pan in the microwave to melt the butter.  Make sure it coats the bottom of the pan.
  • Stir together the flour, milk, eggs, sugar, salt and lemon juice until well combined and smooth.  Pour the mixture into the melted butter.
  • Heat the air fryer to 400 degrees.  Add the pancake and bake for 15-17 minutes until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
  • Serve immediately topped with powdered sugar, syrup or berry compote.
Air Fryer Pancake

Can Air Fryer Pancake be made in advance?

This dish tastes best fresh from the air fryer.  To save time by making in advance, you can pre-make the batter and store in the refrigerator.

Other great breakfast ideas to serve with this Air Fryer Pancake:

Egg-Based Dishes

  • Keep it basic with some scrambled, poached, over easy, or sunny side eggs.  
  • Keep the Air Fryer action going with this insanely easy air fryer broccoli cheese quiche make fast and easy in the air fryer.
  • Add some potatoes to your eggs and try a Spanish Omelet.
  • Who needs crust.  Not you with this fast Crustless Asparagus Quiche.


  • These Cinnamon Streusel Muffins are packed with short-cut tips and keep well.
  • Bread,  Air Fryer, go…this easy Air Fryer Banana Bread can be made with frozen bananas making it a year round favorite, even if you don’t have ripe bananas.


  • Boil down some fresh berries to make a compote so serve on top of the pancake.
  • Make some ambrosia with grapefruits, oranges, maraschino cherries and shredded coconut.
  • Serve some baked or cinnamon apples or apple sauce.


  • Try some bacon, sausage or country style ham.


  • Roasted breakfast potatoes or hashbrowns
  • Broiled tomato slices with parmesan
Air Fryer Pancake

Air Fryer Pancake

Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Servings 4


  • Air Fryer


  • 2 Tablespoons butter
  • ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup milk
  • 2 eggs beaten
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • Powdered sugar optional, to top


  • Spray a pie pan lightly with cooking spray. Melt the butter and add to the prepared dish.
  • Combine the flour, milk, eggs, sugar, salt and lemon juice. Pour into the pan but do not stir.
  • Preheat the air fryer to 400 degrees. Bake for 16 minutes. Serve warm, topped with powdered sugar if desired.

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