Pancake with strawberry mascarpone and citrus syrup

Nicha's childhood inspired dish from MasterChef Ireland


  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup strawberry
  • 1 tblsp sugar
  • 2 lemon
  • 1 tub mascarpone cheese
  • 3 orange
  • 1 tblsp honey
  • 2 tblsp melted butter
  • 1 tsp lemon peel


  1. Make pancake batter by mixing flour, milk and egg, pass through the sieve and rest in the fridge for 30mins
  2. Make strawberry coulis by heat in the saucepan with sugar, cook it down, pass through the sieve, mix with mascarpone cheese, lemon zest, beat until light and fluffy, roll with cling film, set in the freezer
  3. Segment lemon and orange
  4. Squeeze 2 juice of orange, set over medium heat, add honey, lemon liquor, reduce down add the segments
  5. Cook pancakes then place Mascarpone, roll in the middle, roll the pancake like swiss roll, cut and serve with segment syrup and lemon peel.

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