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Try these quick and easy Apple Pancakes when you want a tasty breakfast that is a bit adventurous, but still easy to make…

Apple Pancakes - anyone can enjoy this quick and easy breakfast made with fresh apples

All you need are some apples, pancake batter and a frying pan. Drizzle some maple syrup on top and you’ll be good to go! The apples inside the pancakes soften up and melt in your mouth.

These pancakes are easy to make in 20 minutes or less. Just keep the apple slices to about a 1/4 inch or less thickness, and they will cook quickly. If you don’t have a star cookie cutter, you can use any other shape on hand or even a knife.

Watch our video tutorial to see how to make them:

Quick and Easy Apple Pancakes - You Don't Have to be a Celebrity to have this for breakfast
4.5 from 2 votes

Apple Star Pancakes

Pancakes with apple slices cut in star shapes
Prep Time: 10 mins
Cook Time: 15 mins
Total Time: 25 mins
Servings: 8 servings


  • 2 large apples
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 large egg
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • maple syrup, optional


  • Cut apples into 1/4 inch thick slices. Use a star cookie cutter to core the centers of each slice.
  • In a large mixing bowl, mix flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt. Pour in the egg and buttermilk and mix until combined.
  • Dip the apple rings in the batter to coat, allowing the excess to drip off.
  • Place a greased cooking pan over a medium heat. Cook the apple rings until brown, then flip and cook on the opposite side.
  • Top with optional maple syrup. Serve and enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Apple Star Pancakes
Amount Per Serving
Calories 94 Calories from Fat 9
% Daily Value*
Fat 1g2%
Saturated Fat 0.4g2%
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.2g
Monounsaturated Fat 0.3g
Cholesterol 27mg9%
Sodium 194mg8%
Potassium 97mg3%
Carbohydrates 18g6%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 5g6%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 50IU1%
Vitamin C 2.5mg3%
Calcium 70mg7%
Iron 0.9mg5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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Author: Cindy
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