Nothing brings back childhood nostalgia like bowls of sugary-sweet cereal and Sunday-morning cartoons. Take that childhood bliss to the next level with these Lucky Charms Pancakes, and pair it with pillows, pajamas, and a rerun of Fairly Oddparents. We won’t even tell your mom that you just ate the marshmallows.

Not only are these tricked-out pancakes great for when you’re feeling sentimental, but they’re also perfect for a festive St. Patrick’s Day. And they’re not the only pancakes you can make out of your childhood cereals.

Lucky Charms Pancakes

  • Prep Time:10 minutes
  • Cook Time:10 minutes
  • Total Time:20 minutes
  • Servings:6 pancakes
  • Easy


  • 1 cup Bisquick mix
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 teaspoon green food coloring
  • 1/4 cup Lucky Charms marshmallows
  • Whipped cream topping, as desired
Photo by Elise Fegler
  • Step 1

    Mix together Bisquick, milk, vanilla, egg and food coloring in a big bowl until just blended.

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  • Step 2

    Heat an oiled skillet over medium-high heat.

  • Step 3

    For each pancake, pour a little less than 1/4 cup batter onto the pan.

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  • Step 4

    Cook about 3 minutes or until bubbles form on top and edges are dry. Turn; cook other side until golden brown and set.

    GIF by Elise Fegler
  • Step 5

    Top pancakes with whipped cream and additional marshmallows.