|1 cup Whole Wheat Flour
|1 1/4 cups Buttermilk
|1 teaspoon Baking Powder
|1/8 teaspoon Ground Cinnamon, optional
|1/2 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
|1 tablespoon Sugar
|1/4 teaspoon Salt (or to taste)
|2 tablespoons Cooking Oil or Butter
|1 cube of Butter
- Mix whole wheat flour, baking powder, ground cinnamon, sugar and salt in a bowl.
- In another bowl whisk together buttermilk, vanilla extract and oil until smooth.
- Add dry ingredients mixture into the buttermilk mixture and mix until just combined and there is no dry flour. Do not over mix it. Prepared batter will be slightly lumpy.
- Grease skillet using cooking spray (or oil) and preheat on medium heat until medium hot.
- Pour 1/4 cup batter and cook pancake on medium low heat and flip it with spatula when bubbles start to appear on the surface and edges turn golden brown. Cook another side until golden brown.
- Transfer it to serving plate. Prepare pancakes from remaining batter.
- Serve whole wheat flour pancakes with a garnish of butter or with topping of fresh berries and maple syrup.
- Either stir in whole blueberries in batter (step-4) or place them on top when pancake starts to bubbles for variation.
- You can also serve it with maple syrup and other fresh fruits of season to make a healthy and fruity breakfast or brunch.
- Replace sugar with honey for variation.