How to Add Sugar to Pancake Mixes

By C. Giles

Pancakes are quick and simple to make, using ingredients likely found in your kitchen. If you are short on time, however, or are missing a vital ingredient such as flour or eggs, a ready made pancake mix can make the process even easier. Whether you favor a homemade pancake mix or a store-bought version, adding sugar to the mix will make the pancakes sweeter. Vanilla and fruit also can be added for extra flavor.

Kids love pancakes any time of the day.

Homemade Pancake Mix

Step 1

Add 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, 2 tsp. baking powder, 1/2 tsp. baking soda and 1/2 tsp. salt in a bowl. Mix them together to form the base for your pancake mix.

Step 2

Measure 2 tbsp. of sugar out of the packet.

Step 3

Add the sugar to the bowl and mix well.

Step 4

Continue following your pancake recipe.

Store-Bought Pancake Mix

Step 1

Put your pancake mix in a bowl.

Step 2

Add 1/4 cup of granulated sugar

Step 3

Follow the directions on the pancake mix packet to continue making your pancakes.