Pancakes aren’t just for Pancake Day, right? Especially with this selection of our favourite healthy pancake recipes, you can feel like you’re indulging every day, without the guilt! We’ve rounded up our top 5 healthy pancake recipes – including recipes from our own writers.
Simple to make, fluffy and moreish, these are pancakes you can eat for breakfast lunch and dinner! Fresh and fruity, these rely on the blueberries for the natural sweetness and coconut cream for the deliciousness.
Lavender? In a pancake? Don’t diss it until you’ve tried it and when you try it, we know you’ll be converted. Fragrant and unusual, this pancake recipe is reminiscent of English country gardens and lazy summer days. The lemon cuts through it all, ensuring the lavender is perfectly balanced.
For the fitness junkie out there, these are the perfect indulgent post-workout snack. This recipe is courtesy of Nutritional Scientist and chef, Toral Shah, of The Urban Kitchen. Toral recommends eating topping these with roast fruit, stewed fruit or even peanut butter. Great news is that the batter lasts up to 3 days in the fridge. Hurrah!
We’ve always been a fan of The Clean Diary’s beautiful food photography, but these pancakes really do take the biscuit. Or should that be pancake? Touted as her favourite ‘go-to’ pancakes for the weekend, we say these should be for all occasions! Squishy and moist, these are recommended to enjoy simply with maple syrup but if you take a look at her website, you’ll also find lots more inspiration for topping ideas.
If you are all sugared-out then it’s time to turn to our savoury tomato pancakes. Fresh and tasty, you can add extras such as a sprinkle of feta, shredded spinach or even chopped onions – it’s the new, fun version of the omelette!
Ok, so admittedly these aren’t as healthy as the rest but we couldn’t resist sneaking this in at the end – cheat day anyone? Brought to you by the lovely folk at Borrow My Blender, an innovative service offering users the chance to ‘try before they buy’ kitchen equipment and for brands, they offer a pop-up, mobile smoothie service, great for events and special occasions.