Tuesday Recipes – Green Pancakes


7. May 2013 by swissfitchick

Good morning!

It’s time for breakfast! I can assure you, that this is probably one of the most simple pancake recipe you have ever seen or made. It takes you approximately 10 minutes (max!), and believe me, this small effort pays off! I had them for breakfast on Sunday and they are supertasty. Not only that – I was so thrilled that they turned out so green!! Maybe you dislike the color, then you could add in some cacao-powder….but I love them green.

And because of that, I’d say they fit into the #strangebutgood category….


PLUS, they will go up on the recipe collection for #RECIPEFRIDAY!!

RecipeFriday - greenbutton



Ingredients (for 2 large ones or 3 small ones):ย 

1/2 ripe avocado (or banana)

If you don’t like avocado – you can simply substitute it with a small ripe banana!

3 eggwhites

1 tbsp oatbran

4 drops liquid vanilla stevia or 1 tbsp stevia powder

1 tsp vanilla



Mash avocado together with the eggwhites.

In an other bowl, mix oatbran with vanilla and stevia.

Mix dry and wet ingredients together, whisk well.

Cook in a skillet over medium heat.

Most important: Top with your favorite toppings!


  • Nut butter
  • Protein Frosting
  • Cacao Frosting (Cacao Powder mixed with water and nutbutter)
  • Applesauce
  • Syrup
  • Chopped nuts
  • Chopped Fruit



What is your favorite pancake topping? My homemade applesauce and raw almond butter!

Favorite Avocado Recipe? Mine is definitely my Guac-Hummus or Chocolate-Avocado-Pudding!



38 thoughts on “Tuesday Recipes – Green Pancakes

  1. avocado in a pancake? woah, i’ve never heard of such an idea. GENIUS!! …tomorrow ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ and two more days!

    • Thank you! I was thinking of you with the banana swap since I remember you said you don’t like avocado – is that right? Or at least guacamole!

  2. cleanfoodcreativefitness says:

    These are awesome! So different. Any way to disguise vegetables in my food I am happy with ๐Ÿ˜‰

  3. Avocado pancakes?!? Girlie, that is genius!! ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. I love banana pancakes… I’ve never tried to make them with avocado though! I am seriously obsessed with them, so I may just have to make this. Can you taste them at all? Does it taste like a guac pancake?! Hehe.

  5. kimathungryhealthygirl says:

    Avocado has been all over the blog world, which I love. This is such a great idea and I can’t wait to try these pancakes!

  6. I’ve seen avocado being used in muffins and cookies before, but never in pancakes. Love the idea, Lucie! I love adding avocado to smoothies and making puddings – it’s just so creamy and decadent! And as for pancake toppings, I’d have to say that maple syrup is my favorite. I’m Canadian, after all ๐Ÿ˜‰

  7. Yum, I’ll be trying these soon! ๐Ÿ™‚

  8. Alright…I gotta try this just to see! TY!

  9. Love this strangeness!!! I have to admit, I didn’t see the avocado coming. I’m all about using it in recipes – I’m making cookies with it today!

  10. Using avocado instead of banana is such a good idea!! I always feel like my meal doesn’t have enough healthy fats when I make pancakes. These would be perfect!

  11. My favorite avocado recipe has to be cocoa avocado mousse, HEAVEN! I love pancakes so this is a MUST try and a great addition with healthy fats ๐Ÿ™‚ Thanks for sharing Lucie! Love + Shine CourtStar

  12. Yes!!! LOVE it!! And seriously, bring on the greeeeeeeeeen!! These look great sweetie! They would be perfect with some warm fruit topping too! Maybe some cocoa powder and cherries heated up? Mmmm!

  13. Pinning! These look seriously delish!

    Thanks for linking up!

  14. They look so fluffy! They are just green enough…some people might be put off if they were greener. Yum!

  15. Allie says:

    So, I was totally expecting spinach-in-pancakes when I saw your “green pancake” title–but this is even better! While I like subbing banana into pancakes, I get tired of things always tasting like banana. Using avocado instead? Genius! And still fabulously healthy.

  16. I’ve never thought of adding avocado to my power pancakes. I almost always use avo’s in my smoothies…so why not pancakes too??? I love this idea!! Cheers, Tara

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