Wholesome Oatmeal Pancakes: Morning Fuel

There’s something undeniably comforting about a stack of wholesome oatmeal pancakes, served fresh off the griddle. These pancakes are not just a breakfast dish; they are a warm embrace on a crisp morning, a burst of energy to kickstart your day.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 cups milk (dairy or plant-based)
  • 1/4 cup Greek yogurt
  • 2 tbsp honey or maple syrup
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tbsp melted butter or coconut oil

Instructions

  1. In a bowl, combine the rolled oats and milk. Allow them to sit for 10-15 minutes, letting the oats soak and soften.
  2. In another bowl, whisk together the whole wheat flour, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt.
  3. Add the Greek yogurt, honey (or maple syrup), egg, and vanilla extract to the oat and milk mixture. Mix well.
  4. Gently fold the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients until just combined.
  5. Heat a griddle or non-stick skillet over medium heat. Brush with melted butter or coconut oil.
  6. For each pancake, pour a 1/4 cup of batter onto the griddle.
  7. Cook until bubbles form on the surface, then flip and cook the other side until golden brown.
  8. Serve the pancakes warm with a drizzle of honey, a dollop of Greek yogurt, and fresh berries.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 10-12 pancakes

These Wholesome Oatmeal Pancakes are a delightful blend of hearty oats and whole wheat flour, creating a satisfying texture that’s both tender and filling. The touch of cinnamon adds warmth, while the hint of honey brings a gentle sweetness. Whether enjoyed on a leisurely weekend morning or a busy weekday, these pancakes offer the perfect balance of nourishment and indulgence.

Nutrition per serving: Calories: 180, Fat: 5g, Carbohydrates: 28g, Protein: 6g

In a world that rushes by, take a moment to savor the simple pleasures. Wholesome Oatmeal Pancakes: Morning Fuel not only nourish your body but also feed your soul. As you gather around the breakfast table and take that first warm bite, you’re not just eating pancakes – you’re embracing a moment of comfort and joy that sets a positive tone for the day ahead. These pancakes aren’t merely a recipe; they’re a reminder that sometimes, the most meaningful moments start with a stack of love-infused pancakes.