Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Pancakes


My experimentations with wheat flour continue. Trying to cut refined flours out of my diet has sometimes been a challenge. It has been 7 months since my attack of Pancreatitis & with switching to whole grains, eliminating red meats & fried foods, I have lost 25 pounds. I do still get a craving for my sweets sometimes, so if I can drop in a little chocolate from time to time, it keeps me happy.

3/4 cup wheat baking flour
3/4 cup oats
1 tbsp brown sugar
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
2 egg whites
2 tbsp canola or vegetable oil
2 tbsp melted butter
1 cup skim milk
1/2 cup dark chocolate chips

Beat egg and add oil, milk and butter. Add dry ingredients and mix well. Add chocolate chips. Turn griddle to medium heat and spray with cooking spray. Mixture is thinner than usual batter. Scoop about 1/4 cup of batter and pour into hot griddle. Cook until tops are bubbling and firm enough to flip. Cook other side and continue with batter until you have used it all.

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12 Responses to Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Pancakes

  1. LFFL says:

    Oh my. The name ALONE! Who wouldn’t want that.

  2. Charisma says:

    Mm I love that you used oats!

  3. We love chocolate chip pancakes and make them quite often here. Never thought of adding oatmeal to the mix, but may have to.. Thanks for the idea 😊

  4. runsaltrun says:

    Yes, yes, 100% yes. This sounds DELICIOUS. My daughter will be thanking you for putting chocolate in her pancakes this weekend. 🙂

  5. My son is a huge pancake lover, I can’t wait to try this one!

  6. cindy b says:

    OMG these look to die for! gonna try them out this weekend for sure! thanks so much for sharing!

  7. I never thought of adding oatmeal to pancakes, my kids like chocolate chip pancakes.

  8. These look so unbelievably good! YUM!

  9. Those look absolutely terrific. Thanks so much for sharing.

  10. G’day! Looks very healthy indeed!
    Thanks for sharing!
    Viewed as part of the Foodie Friends Friday Valentine’s Day Party!
    Cheers! Joanne

  11. These sound wonderful.. I have been trying to use more whole grains in my cooking too…Thanks for sharing these on Foodie Friends Friday Valentine’s Party and I hope you will join us again this week for our Snack Food Theme.

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