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Apple Pancakes Recipe

Apple Pancakes Recipe

My husband loves to wake up to a hearty breakfast. I lightened up a traditional pancake recipe I had in my files so we can enjoy the comforting flavor without all the fat and calories. —Fern Motzinger, Omaha, Nebraska
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:10 servings


  • 2 cups reduced-fat biscuit/baking mix
  • Sugar substitute equivalent to 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup egg substitute
  • 1 cup fat-free milk
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 tart apple, peeled and grated


  • 1. In a large bowl, combine the biscuit mix, sugar substitute, baking powder, cinnamon and salt. In a small bowl, combine the egg substitute, milk and vanilla; stir into dry ingredients. Fold in apple.
  • 2. Pour batter by 1/4 cupfuls onto a hot skillet coated with cooking spray; turn when bubbles form on top. Cook until second side is golden brown. Yield: 10 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 117 calories, 2g fat (0 saturated fat), 1mg cholesterol, 420mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 3g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 starch, 1/2 fat.

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forgoti8it User ID: 3779289 18943
Reviewed Dec. 2, 2011

"I have not made this recipe, but I will. I don't use biscuit mix of any kind. I have a fantastic hot cake recipe I would use, and add the cinnamon and vanilla, and the grated apples. Maybe some apple pie spice would be very good also. I have also added grated potatoes to my pancake batter for a different recipe and taste."

cdeanda User ID: 5601860 201947
Reviewed Dec. 15, 2010

"Me and my college friends love these! We cooked them on a griddle and they turned out very well. We don't use any substitutes either, but we're college kids. Thanks for the great recipe!"

bubba73 User ID: 4634611 42003
Reviewed Dec. 14, 2010

"My 4 year old granddaughter is a pancake lover. I made these for her and now no matter breakfast, lunch or dinner, she asks "gammom" to make the apple pancakes using this recipe. I also used the regular ingredients instead of low fat, or sugar free. These are fantastic!!!!!!"

kagfec User ID: 4163411 41822
Reviewed Dec. 14, 2010

"me again- rate was 5 stars,but there are no stars to rate with :D ha"

kagfec User ID: 4163411 39549
Reviewed Dec. 14, 2010

"we didn't grate apple probably will next time. o and we did it the fattening way, no subs, REAL STUFF like eggs and sugar yummmmy:)"

Brenda D User ID: 1438504 16495
Reviewed Dec. 13, 2010

"Very tasty. Thank you for sharing! Here's a tip for the folks that do not like Busquick, check with your local University Extension Office. I know ours has a wonderful recipe for a homemade baking mix that doesn't contain all the additives & preservatives and is economical. Or you can look up Missouri's online at and when the page opens type in the search box "Missouri Mix". Best wishes."

hsanderson User ID: 5480055 201946
Reviewed Dec. 11, 2010

"Instead of using the reduced-fat mis you can use a Whole Wheat- Glutin Free Mix."

bettybooop User ID: 4016418 19620
Reviewed Dec. 11, 2010

"Great flavor, delicious. I think next time I would try using a little more milk as the batter was quite thick. My husband & I loved them."

mnanastone User ID: 3365317 17797
Reviewed Dec. 11, 2010

"I don't use Bisquick because the ingredients are too unhealthy - I watch the ingredients before I buy anyhing - I try to use everything that has naural ingredients in it."

Geri Greene User ID: 4847076 15565
Reviewed Dec. 11, 2010

"A great way to add fruit to a breakfast !"

dasher52 User ID: 5329834 201945
Reviewed Dec. 11, 2010

"This was great. easy, tasteful, and quick. Thank you so much for the recipe."

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