Last Saturday night, I had no idea what to fix for supper. I didn’t want take out, but the cupboard was pretty bare at home. That afternoon I was catching up on a little blog reading and found this recipe. Thank you, www.mybakingaddiction.com! You saved C & I from a boring supper. Just about every time I cook pancakes, I burn the first one, but not with these beauties. Every one of them were perfect! I even had a few left over for breakfast the next morning.
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 tbsp white sugar
2 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt
1 egg, beaten
1 cup milk (I used 2%)
2 tbsp vegetable oil
2 ripe bananas, mashed
2 shakes of cinnamon (or a little more if you like)
1/2 tsp vanilla
Combine flour, white sugar, baking powder, cinnamon and salt.
In a separate bowl, mix together egg, milk, oil, vanilla and bananas.
For some reason, this part of the batter looked a little gross to me, but don’t worry. It all turns out great in the end.
Stir flour mixture into banana mixture; batter will be slightly lumpy. As Alton Brown says, we are using the muffin method.
Heat a lightly oiled griddle or frying pan over medium high heat. I was lucky enough to receive an electric griddle for Christmas a couple of years ago. Pour or scoop the batter onto the griddle, using approximately 1/3 cup for each pancake.
Cook until pancakes are golden brown on both sides and serve hot. Oh, and add as much butter and syrup as you can stand!
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