Stars and stripes pancakes with homemade blueberry syrup


Mix up your favorite pancake recipe and add sprinkles to the mix. Top them off with the following homemade blueberry syrup!

Homemade Blueberry Syrup
Recipe type: Sauce
Prep time: 5 mins
Cook time: 10 mins
Total time: 15 mins
Serves: 6

1 qt. Fresh Blueberries
⅓ to ½ C. Sugar (you can add more if ⅓ isn’t sweet enough for you)
3 TBS Fresh Lemon Juice


  1. Place ingredients in small saucepan and heat on medium until the berries start to burst open, then lower the heat and continue reducing the mix until most of the berries have opened.

  2. Run the berries through a fine mesh chinois (strainer) and squeeze out the berry goodness until you can’t anymore. Transfer to serving carafe.