Breakfast Banana Pancakes

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.


10 pancakes

Updated: Oct. 04, 2022
“My daughter Karen created these pancakes and they've become a favorite at our house.” Make a batch on the weekend, cool, then freeze. Reheat in the microwave and top with yogurt or whipped topping before serving. Peggy Gwillim - Strasbourg, Saskatchewan


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom
  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2 cups buttermilk
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 small firm banana, finely chopped


  1. In a small bowl, combine the flour, brown sugar, baking soda, salt and cardamom. Combine the eggs, buttermilk, oil and vanilla; stir into dry ingredients just until moistened. Fold in banana.
  2. Pour batter by 1/4 cupfuls onto a hot griddle coated with cooking spray. Turn when bubbles form on top; cook until second side is golden brown.

Nutrition Facts

2 each: 342 calories, 9g fat (2g saturated fat), 89mg cholesterol, 619mg sodium, 53g carbohydrate (15g sugars, 2g fiber), 11g protein.