The video is a recipe for homemade pancakes from scratch. The ingredients and their amounts are included as well as how to combine them. the only thing necessary to cook these are a frying pan or a griddle on middle heat. The narrator also includes tips through out the video, such as the best type of milk to use, which order works best for mixing the ingredients, and other general baking tips. This recipe is very quick and simple to be 'from scratch'.