Scrumptious Chinese Pancakes

It’s the start of a New Year all over again with the coming of the Chinese New Year. Now that the kids are back at school, it’s time to experiment and add some new recipes to your repertoire with these tasty Chinese pancakes below. Thick and dense or thin and pliable, pancakes make a great snack in the middle of the day. If you are hosting your own Chinese feast, pancakes are the perfect accompaniment to your favourite Asian inspired dishes and they are also helpful in taking the sting off spicy marinades.

Scrumptious Chinese Pancakes

1. Chinese Zucchini Pancakes

Top this chunky Chinese pancake with pulled pork or simply rip and dip them in marinades as a starter or side to larger mains.

2. Chinese Sweet Potato Pancake

Sweet potato pancake pockets make for a great mid-morning or afternoon snack.

3. Chinese Spring Onion Pancakes

Pull these crispy flatbreads apart and dip them in your favourite spicy sauces.

4. Chinese Turnip Pancakes

Serve turnip pancakes as a starter with your favourite Chinese sauces.

5. Chinese Red Bean Pancakes

Addictively gooey with a subtle flavour, these pancakes make a great snack, or a starter to your favourite main.

6. Chinese Mandarin Pancakes

These pancakes are paper thin - perfect to roll tender meat up inside like a wrap.

Compiled by Julie Johnson.