Whole Wheat Vanilla Pancakes

Whole Wheat Vanilla Pancakes

(4 servings)    Printable Version
  • 3/4 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 Tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup low fat vanilla yogurt
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 2 Tablespoons canola oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
This recipe makes moist yet still fluffy pancakes. By using a 3 to 1 ratio of whole wheat flour to all-purpose flour, the pancakes hold their shape nicely while still delivering whole wheat goodness and a hearty flavor. Vanilla yogurt is the trick to keeping them moist, with the added benefit of adding a taste of vanilla to each bite. (You might want to add a teaspoon of vanilla extract in addition to really capitalize on that flavor.) I topped mine with more vanilla yogurt, chopped pecans, strawberries and a drizzle of honey. Fantastic! (Recipe submitted in 2008. Tested and photographed in August 2013.)


Whole Wheat Vanilla Pancakes


How To Make Whole Wheat Vanilla Pancakes

In a large bowl, sift together the flours, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt.

In a separate bowl, beat the eggs until frothy. Add the yogurt, water oil and vanilla and sir until well mixed.

Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and stir until just mixed and moistened.

Set your griddle to medium-high and coat generously with cooking spray. Dollop the batter in 1/4 cup amounts per pancake. When bubbles appear on top and the edges appear dry, flip the pancakes and cook the other side to golden brown - about 2 minutes per side.

Serve with your favorite topping. I like softened butter and real maple syrup.


Whole Wheat Vanilla Pancakes With Vanilla Yogurt


Stack Of Whole Wheat Vanilla Pancakes With Vanilla Yogurt



Simple and easy recipe for a whole wheat pancake with a nice vanilla taste. For a twist, try adding a small handful of raisins to the mixed batter.

Mr Breakfast would like to thank MooCow for this recipe.

Comments About This Recipe
What do you think of Whole Wheat Vanilla Pancakes?
Overall Average Rating = 5 (out of 5)
Based on 4 votes.


From Christina
Rating (out of 5):  

Excellent recipe! Whole wheat pancakes usually turn out too dense for my taste, but these were deliciously light and fluffy.

Comment submitted: 11/1/2017 (#20440)



From Boston
Rating (out of 5):  

Good, fluffy pancakes. I omitted the sugar, used sparkling water and ground vanilla. Great with a pat of butter, maple syrup, and fresh raspberries.

Comment submitted: 11/13/2015 (#19646)



Official Member: Team BreakfastFrom HowardDuck (Team Breakfast Member)
Rating (out of 5):  

Great recipe. Cool pics. Keep up the good work!

Comment submitted: 8/16/2013 (#16274)



From danni
Rating (out of 5):  

It was sooooooo good!

Comment submitted: 9/13/2012 (#14402)





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