Total TimePrep/Total Time: 30 min.
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
- 2 cups (16 ounces) plain yogurt
- 1/4 cup water
- Semisweet chocolate chips, dried cranberries, sliced ripe bananas and coarsely chopped pecans, optional
- In a small bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking powder and baking soda. In another bowl, whisk the eggs, yogurt and water. Stir into dry ingredients just until moistened.
- Pour batter by 1/4 cupfuls onto a hot griddle coated with cooking spray. Sprinkle with optional ingredients if desired. Turn when bubbles form on top; cook until the second side is golden brown.
- Freeze option: Arrange cooled pancakes in a single layer on baking sheets. Freeze overnight or until frozen. Transfer to a resealable plastic freezer bag. May be frozen for up to 2 months. To use, place pancakes on a microwave-safe plate; microwave on high for 40-50 seconds or until heated through.
Editor's NoteThis recipe was tested in a 1,100-watt microwave.
Nutrition Facts2 each: 242 calories, 5g fat (2g saturated fat), 81mg cholesterol, 403mg sodium, 40g carbohydrate (9g sugars, 1g fiber), 9g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 starch.
Jul 1, 2018
Horrendous! These pancakes are TERRIBLE! It bewilders me that people actually gave it 5 stars. If there was an option to rate it 0, I WOULD. Batter did not turn out smooth, more like cookie dough. It was EXTREMELY dense and impossible to flip without it constantly sticking to the spatula! I didn’t even cook it all the way because of the issue. Once I got the outside layer golden brown, I laid it on a plate. I only ate the cooked parts and IT WAS GROSS! Very rubbery, barely any flavor, and just disappointing in general. Honestly, it’s not worth your time or ingredients. So surprised that people enjoy this crap called a, “yogurt pancake.” What a disgusting recipe!
Jun 14, 2018
Delicious!!! I added a few ingredients for my own taste, but I enjoyed the original recipe as well ?? Thank you!
May 6, 2018
Yuck! What a waste of good yogurt. DENSE, HEAVY and tasteless. I used vanilla bean yougurt and was expecting the taste to really come through, but for some reason these had less flavor than regular pancakes. Also, since the pancakes are so dense this recipe really makes too many.
Jul 31, 2017
Simple, and easy recipe!!! I used key lime Greek Yogurt and added some cinnamon, and cut the recipe in half, as I was cooking only for myself, but the pancakes were light, fluffy, and tasted FANTASTIC!!!
Nov 12, 2016
I used vanilla yogurt and added 2 tbsps of melted butter and it was the fluffiest and tastiest pancakes we've had. Yummy!
Sep 24, 2016
Heavy, rubbery, protein-y, and strange. Just doesn't go with syrup. If I made these again, I would most likely nix the sugar and syrup, add a little diced onion and some shredded potato (or cauliflower), and serve them with either ketchup or maybe with hummus or something.
Mar 12, 2016
Amazing, I wouldn't change a thing. I'm going to experiment with whole wheat flour
Jan 3, 2016
Love this recipe. This is the only pancake recipe I use now and have made them a couple dozen times now. I make half the recipe and use vanilla yogurt. These are so good, we even eat them plain (no syrup or toppings).
Aug 30, 2015
Very good with a unique flavor that is unlike everyday pancakes. I followed recipe to the T and made them more on the thick side with medium heat for 4 to5 mins on each side. Will make again with add-ins :)
Jul 17, 2015
Perfect! Wouldn't change a thing. I read some of the other reviews and it seems like those that used Greek yogurt had issues. The recipe doesn't call for Greek yogurt. I would totally recommend this recipe to anyone wanting to make a great fluffy, light and flavorful pancake. I used Mountain High plain yogurt. I love that it was quick to mix together without a long list of ingredients. Thanks for the great recipe.
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