Ingredients

  • 3 eggs, separated
  • 2 tablespoons caster sugar
  • 200g fresh ricotta
  • 
1⁄2 cup (125ml) milk
  • 
3⁄4 cup (110g) self raising flour
  • 1 1⁄2 teaspoons baking powder
  • Unsalted butter for greasing
  • Fresh berries, to serve
  • Maple syrup, to serve

Instructions

  1. Assemble mixer using the whisk attachment. Add egg whites to mixer bowl. Turn the mixer to AERATE/WHIP setting and whisk egg whites until soft peaks form. Add sugar and whisk for 1 minute. Transfer egg white mixture to another bowl.
  2. Place egg yolks, ricotta and milk in to bowl of mixer.
 Still using the whisk attachment, turn the mixer to CREAMING/BEATING setting and mix until combined. Reduce speed to FOLDING/KNEADING and add sifted flour and baking powder and mix until just combined. Return egg white mixture back into mixer bowl and mix on FOLDING/KNEADING setting until just combined.
  3. Heat a heavy base frying pan or griddle over a low to moderate heat. Lightly grease with butter.
  4. Spoon about 1/3 cup of the mixture into pan and cook until golden brown on both sides.
  5. Serve with fresh blueberries and maple syrup.

Tip
For berry pancakes pour mixture into pan; top with several fresh berries before flipping over and cooking other side.