Thursday, April 23, 2015

GF Pancake Muffins

Last week, my amazing blog friend, Gina at Kleinworth & Co. blogged a genius recipe using pancake mix to make pancake muffins (check it out here!). I instantly wanted to try it with gluten free pancake mix as a fun to-go breakfast.

Gina used a mix that only required water rather than also adding eggs and milk, etc. I found a similar GF mix at my local Whole Foods and set home to give it a shot as a new twist on a weekend breakfast.
Gina made her pancake muffins with white chocolate chips and blue berries. Since I can't eat dairy, I tried throwing in shredded coconut with the blueberries.

I followed Gina's simple recipe otherwise and was super happy with the result! I've never gotten any GF muffin I've made to poof up like this, so I was just happy with how they looked.
Taste? Amazing! I have loved having an easy to eat breakfast all week. I think I eat less than if I had made regular pancakes since I always have two of those, but think "one muffin is plenty" - win win!

Gluten Free Blueberry + Coconut Pancake Muffins:
(adapted from Kleinworth & Co.)

2 cups gf pancake mix (one that only needs water/milk like Cherrybrook Kitchen)
2/3 cup almond milk (or regular milk, I just can't do dairy)
2 eggs
1/4 cup maple syrup
1/2 cup blueberries
1/2 cup shredded coconut

1) Preheat oven to 350ยบ and line or grease muffin tin
2) Mix the ingredients together.
3) Spoon into muffin tins and bake for 15 to 19 minutes
4) Let cool and enjoy!
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19 thoughts on the matter:

jandi said... {Reply}

yum! looks delicious!

Sarah Carletti said... {Reply}

Yay! I love a good muffin and these look so easy!

Clairejustine oxox said... {Reply}

Whoo these look yummy :)

Danelle M said... {Reply}

I've been wanting to try Gina's recipe too. I love poofy muffins!

Bekah said... {Reply}

WOW! Those look delicious and the perfect way to do pancakes on the run!: )

Carol Blackburn said... {Reply}

Tamar, those look delicious! I'd probably drizzle a bit of honey or maple syrup on them for myself. You know, I think I can imagine how good they smell. Enjoy your day!

Linda Kay said... {Reply}

Just a couple of variations on a recipe can make a huge difference in the outcome....especially the taste.

Heather{Our Life In a Click} said... {Reply}

Wow! These sound SO yummy!

tiarastantrums said... {Reply}

great idea! I bet they are less dense as well(than a regular muffin)!!

The Artful Diva said... {Reply}

nice, healthy and pretty too - great way to start one's morning

Gina Kleinworth said... {Reply}

Can I just tell you how HAPPY it makes me that you tried it - adapted it & they turned out great!!!! I LOVE the idea of coconut - that sounds INCREDIBLE! I'm having a "why didn't I think of that" moment. :) YAY!!!!!!

Renae of Simple Sequins said... {Reply}

Great recipe, my friend!

Muffins that are so good for you are always something I'm interested in, that's for dang sure!

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Kim Cunningham said... {Reply}

How cool. Gina is so creative and I love that you found a way to make this for you!

Nicki said... {Reply}

Sounds simple and looks good - been in the muffin mood lately, might have to give this a try.

Adrienne said... {Reply}

We're going to NH next weekend - might just have to surprise hubby with these!!

abrianna said... {Reply}

Looks delicious.

Molly said... {Reply}

These look delicious. What a great idea

Mollyxxx

Clairejustine oxox said... {Reply}

Thanks for sharing at the hop Tamar, you just reminded me I need to try these :)

About JollyJilly said... {Reply}

They look yummy and I will try those for sure