Made from Scratch Pancake Syrup

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

Make your own pancake syrup right at home! You probably have all the ingredient on hand! This would make a nice gift, with some pancake mix, a spatula, and maybe a frying pan in a basket. Adapted from Meal Master.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine the first 4 ingredients in a large saucepan.
  2. Stir on medium high heat until it boils. Add the lemon juice, vanilla and maple flavoring. Stir. Fill hot sterilized bottles to within 1/4 inch of top.
  3. Seal.
  4. Makes 3-1/2 pints.
Most Helpful

5 5

I will never buy syrup again from the store! This is better tasting and thicker. I used what I already had in my pantry. It makes alot and I just put in the fridge.

5 5

This is wonderful. Who knew making your own pancake syrup could be so easy! I halved this recipe because I don't usually can. This is so good and simple. Thanks for sharing!

5 5

I scaled this down to have enough to use but not so much to can....yummy stuff and great if you've run out of syrup. Will keep this to use again...thanks Sharon.