2.12.2016

5 Ingredient Banana Pancakes ♥ Vegan Recipe

5 Ingredient Banana Pancakes
Surprise! I have one more DIY for you today! Consider it as my Valentine's treat to you! This recipe is really simple because it only requires 5 ingredients that you probably already have in your kitchen! They are also healthier then other pancake recipes out there and best of all they are 100% vegan! Make some for your parents, siblings, friends, etc on Valentine's Day and enjoy! Let me know if you would like to see more vegan recipes in the future.

5 Ingredient Banana Pancakes
Ingredients (makes 5-6 round pancakes)
- 1 ripe banana
- 1 cup of whole wheat flour (or whatever flour you want)
- 1 cup of almond milk (or your preferred milk choice)
- 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla extract
- 1/4 teaspoon of baking powder
- Cooking spray (I used coconut oil)

5 Ingredient Banana Pancakes
Heat up a skillet on the stove and spray with coconut oil (or whatever spray you have). I like to heat up my skillet so it's ready to use by the time I have my pancake mixture ready. Mash the banana. You can either blend it, mash it with a fork, or put it in a Ziploc bag and squish it in there. Place the mashed banana in a bowl along with the rest of ingredients in the bowl and mix! Transfer the pancake mix into a measuring cup. I prefer to use a measuring cup to pour the pancake mixture on to the skillet because it's easier to control. Carefully pour the pancake mix onto the skillet in the shape of a heart. I drag the measuring cup in the shape of "V" and then use a spoon to make the edges a bit more rounded. It can be tricky at first but practice makes perfect! If you want a fluffier pancake add more batter.

5 Ingredient Banana Pancakes
Once you are done with your pancakes serve in a cute Valentine's Day plate (I got these sweetheart plates at Target for $1). Top as you please with whatever toppings you like.

Topping ideas
Fresh berries
Banana slices
Coconut flakes
Maple syrup
Peanut butter
Melted chocolate
Sprinkles
Whipped cream
Jelly/jam

5 Ingredient Banana Pancakes
What are you doing this Valentine's Day?

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    1. I know! I hope you get a chance to make them! <3

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  2. I'd love to try these pancakes - do they taste really strongly of banana?
    JH | www.hellojenniferhelen.com

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    1. I can definitely taste the bananas. If you don't like the banana you can always leave it out. I hope you get to try this recipe out! <3

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