Fluffy apple pancakes

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Julie

Julie

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Difficulty

Easy 👌
25
min.
Preparation
0
min.
Baking
0
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-8+
170 g all-purpose flour
90 g sugar (divided)
1 tsp baking powder
½ lime (juice)
75 g walnuts
eggs
180 ml milk
½ apples
1 tbsp vanilla extract
salt
butter for frying
dried fruit for serving
maple syrup for serving
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • medium bowl
  • whisk
  • frying pan
  • cooking spoon
  • stand mixer or hand mixer with beaters
  • large bowl
  • sifter
  • spatula
  • grater
  • serving plate

Nutrition per serving

Cal
258
Protein
11 g
Fat
6 g
Carb
33 g
  • Step 1/9

    Whisk together flour, some of the sugar, a pinch of salt, and baking powder.
    • 170 g all-purpose flour
    • 40 g sugar
    • 1 tsp baking powder
    • salt
    • medium bowl
    • whisk

    Whisk together flour, some of the sugar, a pinch of salt, and baking powder.

  • Step 2/9

    Juice lime. Heat lime juice and the remaining sugar in a frying pan over medium-low heat, stirring often. Once sugar has melted, add walnuts and continue to cook until nuts are caramelized, approx. 3 – 4 min. Remove from heat.
    • 50 g sugar
    • ½ lime
    • 75 g walnuts
    • frying pan
    • cooking spoon

    Juice lime. Heat lime juice and the remaining sugar in a frying pan over medium-low heat, stirring often. Once sugar has melted, add walnuts and continue to cook until nuts are caramelized, approx. 3 – 4 min. Remove from heat.

  • Step 3/9

    Separate eggs and add egg whites to grease-free stand mixer. Set yolks aside. Beat egg whites on high until soft peaks form.
    • eggs
    • stand mixer or hand mixer with beaters

    Separate eggs and add egg whites to grease-free stand mixer. Set yolks aside. Beat egg whites on high until soft peaks form.

  • Step 4/9

    In a large bowl, whisk together milk and egg yolks.
    • 180 ml milk
    • large bowl
    • whisk

    In a large bowl, whisk together milk and egg yolks.

  • Step 5/9

    Sift in flour mixture and mix well, making sure there are no lumps.
    • sifter

    Sift in flour mixture and mix well, making sure there are no lumps.

  • Step 6/9

    Fold egg whites into the batter.
    • spatula

    Fold egg whites into the batter.

  • Step 7/9

    Grate apple into the batter and add vanilla extract. Stir to combine.
    • ½ apple
    • 1 tbsp vanilla extract
    • grater

    Grate apple into the batter and add vanilla extract. Stir to combine.

  • Step 8/9

    Heat some butter in a frying pan over medium heat. Spoon batter into frying pan and cook until golden brown (approx. 2 – 3 min. per side). Transfer to a plate to serve.
    • butter for frying
    • frying pan
    • serving plate

    Heat some butter in a frying pan over medium heat. Spoon batter into frying pan and cook until golden brown (approx. 2 – 3 min. per side). Transfer to a plate to serve.

  • Step 9/9

    To serve, top with caramelized walnuts and dried fruit.  Drizzle on maple syrup and enjoy as a delightful breakfast!
    • dried fruit for serving
    • maple syrup for serving

    To serve, top with caramelized walnuts and dried fruit. Drizzle on maple syrup and enjoy as a delightful breakfast!