Welcome, fellow breakfast lovers, to a delightful journey into the realm of wholesome mornings and hearty meals!
Today, I am thrilled to share with you a family favorite that has become a cherished part of our morning routine: The forever popular Krusteaz Buttermilk Protein Pancake Mix Recipe.
For those of us seeking a healthy breakfast that doesn't compromise on taste or texture, Krusteaz Buttermilk Protein Pancake Mix is a great choice.
Infused with the goodness of protein powder, these pancakes offer a protein boost to start your day right. But what truly sets them apart is their fluffy texture and delicious taste, reminiscent of traditional pancake mixes.
Join me as we explore a better way to breakfast with this easy and convenient option. Whether you're a fan of classic buttermilk pancakes or eager to experiment with new flavors, Krusteaz Buttermilk Protein Pancake Mix provides the perfect canvas for your culinary creativity.
Imagine waking up to the aroma of golden brown pancakes sizzling on the griddle, ready to be topped with your favorite fruit or drizzled with maple syrup. It's not just a meal; it's a way of life—one that celebrates the joy of good food and good company.
So, let's dive into the kitchen and whip up a batch of these protein-packed delights. Whether you're feeding a hungry family or simply treating yourself to an easy breakfast, Krusteaz Buttermilk Protein Pancake Mix promises a delicious start to your day. Let's flip, stack, and savor every fluffy bite together!
Why make this recipe?
You don't want to miss out on this super easy Krusteaz protein buttermilk pancake mix recipe!
Weight Watcher Friendly - This homemade pancake mix recipe is only 4 points on my WW app for 2 protein pancakes
Since the new Weight Watchers plan is personalized you will have to input the ingredients used into your WW app to get your exact WW personal points.
Easy to Make - Preparing these fluffy pancakes requires only a handful of simple ingredients and 5 minutes of cook time.
Ingredients needed and substitutions:
Milk - You can use regular milk or almond milk.
Krusteaz Buttermilk Pancakes are light, fluffy, delicious, mouthwatering and also incredibly easy to make.
How to make Krusteaz Protein Pancakes
1: In a medium bowl combine pancake mix and protein powder - mix together.
2: Crack your egg into the bowl of dry ingredients, add your milk, vanilla extract and honey or maple syrup - mix until combined. Be careful not to over mix, some lumps are ok.
3: Pre heat a non stick skillet or griddle over medium heat - lightly coat with cooking olive oil spray.
4: Scoop batter onto pan. Use a ¼ cup measuring cup or ladle to pour batter onto the hot pan. Cook each pancake until bubbles form on surface then flip until golden brown.
5: Once cooked transfer the pancakes to a plate and serve immediately. Top with a pat of butter or your favorite healthy toppings such as fresh berries, sliced bananas, a dollop of Greek yogurt or a sprinkle of chopped nuts.
6: Optional garnish - Drizzle with honey or maple syrup and dust with a touch of cinnamon and powdered sugar for extra flavor.
Watch the How to Make Protein Pancakes Video Here...
- Start by combining Krusteaz Buttermilk Protein Pancake mix with whole wheat flour for added fiber and nutrition.
- Enhance the flavor of your pancakes with a touch of natural vanilla extract or your favorite natural flavor extract.
- For fluffier pancakes, add a teaspoon of baking powder to the batter.
- Substitute regular milk with almond milk for a dairy-free option that's still rich and creamy.
- Boost the protein content of your pancakes by using egg whites instead of whole eggs.
- For lighter and airier pancakes, mix in a tablespoon of corn starch to the batter.
- Experiment with different liquids like water or a combination of water and almond milk for a lighter texture.
- If you prefer thinner pancakes, simply add more liquid to the batter until you reach your desired consistency.
- Incorporate ripe bananas into the batter for natural sweetness and added potassium.
- Add a dollop of peanut butter to the batter for a delicious nutty flavor and an extra protein boost.
- Customize your pancakes with your favorite toppings such as fresh berries, sliced bananas, or crunchy nuts.
- Mix in some chocolate chips for a decadent touch or use sugar-free options for a healthier twist.
- Opt for whole grain flour for added fiber and nutrients, making your pancakes a wholesome choice.
- Store any leftover pancakes in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to three days or freeze them for longer storage.
- Serve your homemade Krusteaz Buttermilk Protein Pancakes with your favorite syrup for a delightful breakfast or brunch treat. Enjoy!
Are you a Weight Watcher?
If you follow my Blog you probably already know I am a lifetime member of Weight Watchers and I like to point all of my Recipes with the WW Points System.
This Weight Watchers friendly Buttermilk Pancake recipe is only 2 Points on my Weight Watchers points app for 1 golden protein pancake.
Weight Watchers has a new individualized program right now to make it easier to enjoy the foods you love and still lose weight.
Just plug the ingredients into your WW app to confirm the points for your individual program.
Make sure you check out my Newbie WW Tips and Tricks Guide if you are just getting started.
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