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gramma’s oatmeal pancakes

gramma's oatmeal pancakes I One Lovely Life

If you’ve never tried oatmeal pancakes…I think you should. In my perfectly, un-biased, not-trying-to-talk-you-into-it sort of way.

Mind you, oatmeal pancakes by nature are a bit more dense than your average, everyday light-as-a-feather pancake. However, they are very hearty and satisfying with a great nutty flavor. They’re really, really good. Give them a go!

As a note, you really do need to let the batter rest when you make these. During the resting time, the oatmeal actually absorbs some of the buttermilk mixture, preventing you from having runny pancakes.

Someday I’m going to try blending the oats first to see how that affects the texture, but for now, enjoy my version of my Gramma’s recipe!

gramma's oatmeal pancakes I One Lovely Life

Gramma’s Oatmeal Pancakes
Printable Recipe

Ingredients:
1c quick oats
1/3c flour
2/3 tsp salt
2/3 tsp baking soda
2 tsp sugar
2 Tbsp canola oil
1 1/3 c buttermilk
1 egg, beaten
1 tsp vanilla
1/2 tsp maple flavoring (optional)

Directions:
Combine oatmeal, flour, salt, sugar, and baking soda. Mix well. Add oil, buttermilk, milk, egg, vanilla, and maple. Mix thoroughly and let stand at room temperature for about 30 minutes. Cook thoroughly on hot griddle until batter bubbles on top and bottom is medium brown. Flip and cook other side to medium brown.

Serve with maple syrup or fresh fruit.

One Comment

  1. I made these this morning and they were awesome! Next time I will take your suggestion and let the batter sit before cooking. I am teaching a weight loss class and trying to find recipes for the ladies to learn to gradually switch from the foods they are currently eating to healthier options. This is a great recipe for pancakes. Thanks for sharing!

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