When following the directions, which includes using a 1/2 cup of Bisquick baking mix to make three pancakes, a 28-ounce box of Bisquick will make 42 pancakes. The other ingredients needed include milk and eggs.
Bisquick pancake recipes are available at BettyCrocker.com, About.com and Tablespoon.com. Besides traditional pancakes, Bisquick can be used to make pumpkin pancakes, cinnamon bun pancakes, bacon cheddar pancake bites, potato pancakes and lemon poppy seed pancakes.
The various Bisquick mixes can be used to make several different recipes including biscuits, cakes, cookies, breads and churros. The Betty Crocker website features ideas and recipes to make with the different Bisquick mixes.
To make easy pumpkin pancakes, stir together 2 cups pancake mix, 1 1/2 cups water and 2/3 cup pure pumpkin puree in a mixing bowl. Ladle 1/4 cup batter at a time onto a hot griddle coated with nonstick spray. Cook until bubbles appear, and then flip over to finish.
Betty Crocker, the company that makes Bisquick, offers hundreds of Bisquick recipes on its website. Many recipe websites, such as Simply Recipes and allrecipes, also have Bisquick recipes that can be found easily by typing "Bisquick" into the search box.
Two simple recipes to make a Bisquick-like baking mix from scratch are available from Gourmet Sleuth and Food Network. Each uses all-purpose flour, baking powder, salt and shortening. Use this mixture in recipes calling for either Bisquick or an all-purpose baking mix.
Bisquick is a baking mix, whereas flour is a chalky powder that is made by grinding grains such as wheat, rice, oats, corn or barley. Bisquick contains a mixture of flour, partially hydrogenated soybean and cottonseed oils, baking soda, dextrose, and salt.
First, prepare two cups of Bisquick mix, 1 cup of milk, one egg and 2 tablespoons of sugar. Pour the biscuit mix and sugar together a bowl. In a separate bowl, beat the egg and add milk, then add the mix to the biscuit mixture.
Make pumpkin pancakes from scratch by combining 1 1/4 cups of flour, 1/4 cup of sugar, 2 teaspoons of baking powder, 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon and 1/4 teaspoon of nutmeg in a bowl. Add in 1 cup of milk, 1/2 cup of pumpkin, 1 egg and 1 tablespoon of oil.
Bisquick mix is mainly composed of enriched bleached flour, which is a combination of wheat flour, niacin, iron, thiamin mononitrate, riboflavin and folic acid. Partially hydrogenated soybean and cottonseed oil are included in varying proportions, and baking soda, sodium aluminum phosphate, monocalc