Green Banana Pancakes
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Green Banana Pancakes

This is my favourite breakfast or post-workout quick meal so far. It’s a simple banana omelette with a little bit of spinach, which gives it that amazing vivid green colour. What’s more you don’t even feel the taste of spinach at all, but instead the whole house smells like sweet pancakes. Furthermore it’s a great way to “cheat” your kids a little, especially those fussy ones who don;t like greens or eggs. I love it with strawberries and blueberries and my favourite almond butter on top.

What you need:

  • 3 eggs
  • 1 large banana (best middle ripe)
  • 20g millet flakes (less if banana is not very ripe yet, a bit more if banana is very ripe)
  • a fist of fresh spinach leaves
  • spoonful of coconut oil
  • coconut milk or cream or your favourite nut butter

How to make the pancakes:

  1. Mix eggs, banana (cut in smaller pieces), millet flakes and spinach leaves and blend them all together into pancake mass.
  2. Heat frying pan with a bit of coconut oil.
  3. Fry your small pancakes (size is up to you) on both sides until golden brown (you can also fry only one large pancake instead of a few smaller ones).
  4. Serve with a bit of your favourite cream or nut butter (I recently served them with a bit of coconut milk on top), and add some berries.

Enjoy!


If you like adding some greens to your food, you might also try this recipe HERE!


Let me know…

What’s your favourite breakfast dish? Have you tried banana pancakes yet? Do you have any tasty modifications you’d like to share? Please leave a comment below.

Green Banana Pancakes

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18 Comment

  1. Reply
    Elizabeth O
    November 15, 2017 at 7:08 pm

    I dont have a favorite breakfast food although my morning coffee might come close. This looks both healthy and delicious!

    1. Reply
      Anna
      November 15, 2017 at 8:11 pm

      Thank you. And yes, I guess we can count coffee as that πŸ˜‰

  2. Reply
    Mykee Saunders
    November 15, 2017 at 8:56 pm

    Hmmm, I love healthy breakfasts. This definitely looks like something I will have to try. Thanks for sharing!

    1. Reply
      Anna
      November 15, 2017 at 9:08 pm

      Yes, you should definitely try. And let me know if you liked it πŸ™‚

  3. Reply
    Julie Hoag
    November 16, 2017 at 10:58 pm

    These sound super healthy and easy to make! Thanks for sharing, I’ll have to try out the recipe:)

    1. Reply
      Anna
      November 16, 2017 at 11:07 pm

      Thank you. Yes, it only takes a moment to prepare them. I love quick meals like this one πŸ™‚ Hope you like it as much as I do! xxx

  4. Reply
    Karin
    November 17, 2017 at 6:54 am

    Healthy pancakes???? YesπŸ™ŒπŸ»πŸ™ŒπŸ»πŸ™ŒπŸ» Thanks for sharing this!

    1. Reply
      Anna
      November 17, 2017 at 4:28 pm

      I’m glad you like it! You should give it a try πŸ™‚ XXX

  5. Reply
    Steph
    November 17, 2017 at 12:53 pm

    YUM! It’s like my fave smoothie in a pancake!

    1. Reply
      Anna
      November 17, 2017 at 4:29 pm

      You’re right! It might be that indeed πŸ˜‰

  6. Reply
    Mallorie Owens
    November 17, 2017 at 2:51 pm

    These look delicious! Love a good and healthy breakfast!

    1. Reply
      Anna
      November 17, 2017 at 4:31 pm

      Me too! And it was a pleasure eating that πŸ˜€

  7. Reply
    Jazz
    November 17, 2017 at 7:06 pm

    Omg these look delicious!

    1. Reply
      Anna
      November 17, 2017 at 8:07 pm

      Thanks! Yes, you should try them too πŸ™‚

  8. Reply
    Mama Writes Reviews
    November 17, 2017 at 8:14 pm

    Interesting! I’ve never eaten green bananas. I want to try this out for sure.

    -Mama from Mama Writes Reviews

    1. Reply
      Anna
      November 17, 2017 at 8:15 pm

      It’s the spinach that gives it green colour. I used the regular yellow banana but I wonder what would be the taste if I used the green one… hmm… I have to try.

  9. Reply
    Rachel
    November 18, 2017 at 6:34 pm

    OOOH! I hadn’t thought of adding spinach to our banana pancakes!! Trying this next time!

    1. Reply
      Anna
      November 18, 2017 at 7:16 pm

      Great! I’m sure you won’t notice much difference in taste, but you’ll be amazed by the colour of your pancakes πŸ˜€ Enjoy!

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