Grandmother’s pancakes

When I was a kid, eating pancakes at my grandmothers house felt like winning a lottery. I now live 6600 km from my grandmother and I always miss her pancakes. I have tried to make them myself but they have never turned out quite like hers. I remember the strong  taste of baking powder and I so loved it.

This morning I tried this new recipe and I think next time I will not add any baking powder, just baking soda, this might just be the right recipe for me. I just need to keep on trying.

I have been trying to eat clean, eat organic, and avoiding sugar and bread products. Saturdays is my cheat day so pancakes where definitely on my list! yay!



1 cup whole wheat flour
1 1/2 tablespoons sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
¼ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1 cup plain kefir
1 tablespoon coconut oil
1 large egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Mix all the ingredients and fry with butter.

Top with jam, Nutella or maple syrup. They were really good without any topping as well.


Share your favourite pancake recipe! 😉


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