Almond, Banana & Blueberry Pancakes

Prep + cook time 25 minutes
Serves 4

  • 150g (1 cup) self-raising flour
  • 120g (1 cup) ground almonds
  • 110g (½ cup) firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
  • ½ cup mashed banana
  • 310ml (1¼ cups) coconut milk
  • 2 eggs
  • 25g (⅓ cup) flaked almonds
  • 30g butter, chopped
  • cream and maple syrup, to serve
  • 125g fresh blueberries

1 Combine flour, ground almonds, sugar, cinnamon and bicarbonate of soda in a medium bowl; stir in banana. Make a well in the centre; gradually stir in combined coconut milk and eggs until smooth.

2 Toast flaked almonds in a large frying pan over medium heat until browned lightly. Remove from the pan; cool.

3 Place a quarter of the butter in same pan; swirl pan until greased all over. Pour 310ml (¼-cups) of mixture into pan; allow room for spreading. Cook over medium heat for 5 minutes or until bubbles begin to burst. Turn pancakes; cook until browned lightly on the other side. Remove from pan; cover to keep warm. Repeat with remaining butter and mixture.

4 Drizzle pancakes with cream and maple syrup. Serve with blueberries and toasted nuts.

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