hickory nuts pancakes: John's pancake recipe.: 1 batch of pancakes, cooked according to your favorite recipe 4 Tablespoons butter 1/2 cup hickory nuts, shelled and rid of any hard membranes Pecan pancakes"Heat butter in heavy skillet and add hickory nuts. Cook until golden brown. Put nuts in a bowl and pass. A pancake slathered in butter, topped with browned hickory nuts, and then doused in real maple syrup- go to site for more!