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Easy Banana Pancakes

Updated: Mar 24

These light and fluffy American style pancakes are perfect for using up over-ripe bananas from the fruit bowl.

Makes approximately 4 servings

Preparation time is approximately 5 minutes

Cooking time is approximately 15 minutes


350g self-raising flour (gluten free if necessary)

2 eggs

1 tsp baking powder

2 very ripe bananas, mashed

1 tsp vanilla extract

250ml whole milk

Butter, for frying

How to make Easy banana pancakes

  1. Mix the flour and baking powder in a large bowl.

  2. In a separate bowl mash the bananas with a fork - kids are great at this! Whisk in the eggs, milk and vanilla essence. 

  3. Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients bowl and whisk together to form a smooth batter.

  4. Add a knob of butter to the frying pan over a medium heat. Add 2-3 teaspoons of batter to the pan and cook for several minutes or until small bubbles start appearing on the surface. Flip pancake over and cook for 1-2 further minutes. Repeat with remaining batter.

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Add blueberries for an extra fruit treat!

If you have leftover pancakes, pop them in the freezer - they are a lifesaver for busy mornings! Just reheat them in the microwave.

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