How to Make Pot Pancakes

Discover how to make pot pancakes with our easy-to-follow guide, featuring cannabis-infused butter, customizable toppings, and tips for controlling dosage.

How to Make Pot Pancakes

Learning how to make pot pancakes is an exciting culinary adventure for those who enjoy both cannabis and breakfast delights. Combining the two can create a unique, delicious, and potent meal perfect for a relaxing weekend morning. This blog post will provide a comprehensive guide to crafting delicious marijuana-infused pancakes, from gathering ingredients and preparing cannabis-infused butter or oil to customizing your pot pancakes with various toppings and flavors.

We will cover everything from gathering necessary ingredients and preparing cannabis-infused butter or oil to mixing pancake batter and cooking your weed pancakes to perfection. Additionally, we'll discuss customizing your weed pancakes with various toppings and flavors as well as tips on controlling dosage for a safe yet enjoyable experience.

Lastly, it's essential to adhere to local laws and regulations when making cannabis pancakes – we'll touch upon these considerations so you can indulge responsibly. This guide will teach you the fundamentals of crafting pot pancakes, enabling you to quickly become an expert in this delectable dish!

Table of Contents:

Gather Your Ingredients

Before you make weed pancakes, ensure that all the necessary components are present; this includes flour of general use, baking powder, saltiness, sweetening (optional), dairy or milk alternative, ovums, cannabis-infused butter/oil and vanilla extract (discretionary). Don't forget the extras - such as fruits, cream, chocolate chips, nuts or syrup - to complete your pot pancake recipes.

Make Cannabis-Infused Butter or Oil

To make cannabis-infused butter or oil, decarboxylate your cannabis by baking ground buds in an oven preheated to 115 degrees Celsius for about 30-40 minutes. Simmer the decarboxylated cannabis in unsalted butter over low heat for approximately two hours, stirring occasionally to ensure it does not boil. Be sure not to let the mixture boil.

Mix Your Pancake Batter

Now that you have your cannabis-infused butter or oil ready, it's time to mix the pancake batter. In a large mixing bowl, combine flour, baking powder, salt, and sugar (if using). In another mixing bowl, whisk together milk, eggs, and vanilla extract (if using). Slowly pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients while stirring gently. Be careful not to overmix; some lumps are okay. Finally, fold in your cannabis-infused butter or oil until just combined.

Your pot pancake batter is now ready for cooking with a frying pan. Enjoy your delicious and elevated breakfast treat.

Get Your Pancakes High with Cannabis-Infused Butter or Oil

First things first, you need to prepare cannabis-infused butter or oil to make your pot pancakes.

To make cannabis-infused butter, decarboxylate your weed by baking it in the oven at 240°F (115°C) for 30-40 minutes, then simmer it with melted unsalted butter for two hours before straining out the plant material.

If you prefer, use an oil such as coconut or another high-temperature cooking oil instead of marijuana butter to make your cannabis-infused pancakes; however, be aware that different oils can impart their own flavor.

Remember that homemade edibles' potency varies depending on factors like the quality and quantity of marijuana used, so consume responsibly.

Mix Pancake Batter

Ready with your cannabis-infused butter or oil? Let's mix the pancake batter by combining 1 cup of all-purpose flour, 2 tablespoons of sugar, 2 teaspoons of baking powder, and a pinch of salt in a large bowl.

Whisk 1 cup of milk (or any plant-based alternative), one egg (or flaxseed egg for vegan option), and two tablespoons of your prepared cannabis-infused butter or oil in another bowl until everything is mixed thoroughly.

Create a well in the center of your dry ingredient mixture and pour in the wet ingredients. Gently fold them into each other using a spatula until just combined - be careful not to overmix as this can lead to tough pancakes.

For an extra kick, add some CBD oil into the batter for additional benefits like relaxation and pain relief. You could also add spices such as cinnamon or nutmeg for more flavor complexity.

  • Dry Ingredients: 1 cup all-purpose flour, 2 tbsp sugar, 2 tsp baking powder, a pinch of salt
  • Wet Ingredients: 1 cup milk (or plant-based alternative), one egg (or flaxseed egg for vegan option), 2 tbsp cannabis-infused butter or oil

Cook Perfect Pot Pancakes

Ready to whip up some cannabis-infused pancakes? Heat a non-stick skillet or griddle to medium and test it with some water droplets - they should sizzle away in an instant.

Lightly grease the frying pan with butter or oil and pour about 1/4 cup of batter onto the hot surface for each pancake. Keep an eye on them as they cook, flipping when bubbles form around the edges and center.

For consistent heat, adjust as needed to avoid uneven browning or undercooked centers. Keep finished pancakes warm in an oven set at its lowest temperature while continuing with remaining batter.

  • Tip: Use a ladle or measuring cup for even-sized pancakes.
  • Top off with some delicious fresh fruit, creaminess of whipped cream, or the classic maple syrup.
Customize Your Cannabis-Infused Pancakes

Elevate your breakfast game by customizing your cannabis-infused pancakes with different flavorings and toppings.

Mix up your flapjack mixture with a sprinkle of cinnamon, nutmeg, or vanilla essence - or why not go wild and try something like cocoa powder or matcha green tea?

Top off your flapjacks with a variety of fruits, syrups, honey or chocolate sauce and add some crunchy protein by including chopped nuts like almonds, walnuts or pecans.

For a savory twist, try crispy bacon bits or smoked salmon with a dollop of sour cream.

Experiment with different combinations until you find your perfect pot pancake recipe, but remember to control your dosage carefully when consuming cannabis-infused edibles.

Enjoy your customized pot pancakes responsibly and savor the unique flavors you've created.

Control Dosage

For a safe and enjoyable experience with cannabis-infused edibles like marijuana pancakes, controlling the dosage is crucial.

Beginners or those with low tolerance should begin with a 5-10mg THC dose per portion.

Experienced users can modify the dosage as per their preference and endurance.

  1. Know Your Cannabis: Understand the potency of the cannabis strain used in making your infused butter or oil.
  2. Determine Serving Size: Divide your pancake batter into equal portions based on desired servings, ensuring each pancake contains an even amount of cannabis infusion.
  3. Pace Yourself: Be patient before consuming additional servings as overconsumption may lead to discomfort or undesired side effects such as dizziness and nausea.

Always consume responsibly and know how much THC you are ingesting when enjoying pot pancakes.

Share your pot pancakes with friends or family members who are also familiar with cannabis consumption to monitor each other's intake and ensure everyone has a safe and enjoyable experience.

Know Your Local Cannabis Laws

Before whipping up some pot pancakes, make sure you're aware of the laws and regulations surrounding cannabis use in your area.

Check out local laws to see if recreational marijuana is legal in your state or country.

If it is, be sure to follow guidelines on purchasing, growing, and consuming cannabis products.

  1. Purchasing: Visit a local dispensary to find strains and potency levels that suit your preferences.
  2. Growing: If allowed, follow proper cultivation techniques and adhere to plant limits set by law.
  3. Consumption: Enjoy pot pancakes responsibly on private property away from public spaces.

It's also important to discuss cannabis use with roommates or family members who share your living space.

By staying informed and communicating openly, you can enjoy your marijuana pancakes without worry.

FAQs in Relation to How to Make Pot Pancakes

How to Make Perfect Pancakes in 10 Steps

Gather ingredients, prepare your marijuana butter or oil, mix dry and wet ingredients, whisk until smooth, heat pan (medium heat), pour batter, cook until bubbles form, flip, cook other side, serve with desired toppings.

The Chemistry Behind Fluffy Pancakes

Gelatinization of starches, denaturation of proteins, Maillard reactions, evaporation of water content, and steam formation all contribute to creating fluffy texture and appealing color in cooked pancakes.

Ingredients for Homemade Pancakes

Flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, milk (or dairy-free alternative), eggs (or egg substitute), melted unsalted butter (or cannabis-infused butter), and vanilla extract are the basic ingredients for homemade pancakes. Optional ingredients like chocolate chips, fruit, or nuts can be added for added flavor and texture.


Looking for a fun and easy way to enjoy cannabis in the morning? Try making pot pancakes with infused butter or oil! Simply mix up some pancake batter, cook to perfection, and customize with your favorite toppings. Remember to control your dosage and follow local laws and regulations. Give it a try with friends or on your own for a tasty treat.