Pancakes is one of the yummiest breakfast numbers that could make one's morning even brighter. Making fresh pancakes in the morning could take up some time and many foodies try to stay away from frozen waffles and pancakes to avoid additives and preservatives. The solution? Make pancakes from scratch and freeze them!
Yogurt Pancakes - Make Ahead And Freeze (My Life of Travels and Adventures)
My Life of Travels and Adventures has a great post titled Yogurt Pancakes - Make Ahead And Freeze. This recipe features pancakes made with flavored yogurt and whole wheat flour, resulting in a creamy, delicious breakfast that will liven up the morning of the whole family.
"These are perfect for those busy (or lazy) mornings! Just warm in the microwave and enjoy!"
- 4 eggs
- 2 C yogurt (Plain, Vanilla, Strawberry, etc)
- 4 Tsp baking powder
- 2.5 C Whole Wheat Flour (or White Flour)
- 1 C Milk (Plus some to make thinner if desired)
- 2 Tsp Vanilla
Easy Homemade Freezer Pancakes (A Cultivated Nest)
A Cultivated Nest has a superb recipe called Easy Homemade Freezer Pancakes. It's basically pancakes made from scratch, made more fun and flavorful with mix-ins, and frozen to provide a yummy breakfast for the rest of the week. This is a glorious on-the-go meal for anyone who loves pancakes!
"If you want to have delicious homemade pancakes for breakfast even on busy days, then you need to make Easy Homemade Freezer Pancakes!"
- 1 C. whole wheat flour
- 1 tbs. sugar
- 1 large egg
- 2 tsp. baking powder
- 1 C. milk
- 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
- parchment paper
- gallon plastic freezer bags
- mix-ins- chocolate chips, chopped cranberries, diced apples, etc. (optional)
Banana Pancakes (Inside BruCrew Life)
Who says banana pancakes should be reserved for weekend brunch? This Banana Pancakes recipe from Inside BruCrew Life is a yummy, fruity, and potassium-rich breakfast meal that could be frozen and then reheated as needed. Replace regular flour with whole wheat or oat flour for an extra dose of fiber!
"It is easy to whip up a batch of pancakes from this mix and freeze them for the rest of the week."
- 1/2 cup Milk
- 1 teaspoon Pure Vanilla Extract
- 2 Eggs
- 1 1/4 cups Flour
- 1 tablespoon Sugar
- 1 tablespoon Baking Powder
- 1/4 teaspoon Salt
- 1 teaspoon Cinnamon
- 1 cup Ripe Banana, Mashed
- 1/4 cup Butter, Melted
Ludy's Kitchen Cooking Tip:
When freezing pancakes, don't forget to place them in between two sheets of wax paper before putting inside a freezer bag. This will make it easier to take out pieces as needed.