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Easy Gingerbread Pancakes

Make these easy gingerbread pancakes for the holidays this year and enjoy a Christmas-themed, delicious breakfast. Plus, your kitchen will smell amazing after cooking these! 

These pancakes are the perfect Christmas morning breakfast recipe and your whole house will smell amazing too! They’re really easy to make, with just a couple of ingredients.

This time I made the vegetarian pancakes version, with eggs and bananas. If you want to make these vegan, simply replace eggs with 2 tablespoons of psyllium husks.

Also, if you want to make a gingerbread spice mix in a larger quantity, check out this recipe. It has the perfect spice ratios.

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I also filmed a video for this easy refined-sugar-free gingerbread pancakes recipe, so you can see exactly how I made them. I used a metal ring to give them a perfect, round shape. You can watch it below and if you like my videos, don’t forget to give them a Thumbs Up and Subscribe to my YouTube channel! 🙂

If you want to try some other Christmas-inspired desserts, check out my vegan sponge cake recipe and vegan chocolate-cherry cake. Hope you’ll like them!

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Easy Gingerbread Pancakes – video recipe

Yield: 2 servings

Easy Gingerbread Pancakes

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Make these easy gingerbread pancakes for the holidays this year and enjoy a Christmas-themed, delicious breakfast. Plus, your kitchen will smell amazing after cooking these!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes


  • 2 bananas, very ripe
  • 2 eggs, medium
  • 120g (1 cup) flour, you can use gluten-free flour if you want
  • 1 ½ tsp baking powder
  • 240ml (1 cup) dairy-free milk, I used almond milk by Joya
  • ¼ tsp nutmeg, ground
  • 1 tsp cinnamon powder
  • ¼ tsp cloves, ground
  • ¼ tsp allspice
  • 1 tsp ginger powder
  • honey, for drizzling
  • oil, for frying


  1. Mash bananas with a fork.
  2. Add the eggs and whisk together by hand, or using a mixer.
  3. Add flour, baking powder, milk and gingerbread spices. Mix well.
  4. Grease a non-stick pan with some oil.
  5. Using a ladle, fill it by half with the gingerbread pancakes mixture and pour it into the pan.
  6. Let it cook on low heat until bubbles start to appear. Then is the moment to flip the pancake on the other side and let it cook for 30-60 seconds.
  7. Repeat the process until all the pancakes batter is used.
  8. Serve these gingerbread pancakes with some honey and cinnamon as well as some orange slices. This combo is delicious!

Nutrition Information



Amount Per Serving Calories 587Total Fat 16gSaturated Fat 4gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 11gCholesterol 173mgSodium 494mgCarbohydrates 96gFiber 6gSugar 33gProtein 18g

I strive to keep the information as accurate as possible but make no warranties regarding its accuracy. I encourage you to make your own calculations using your preferred nutrition calculator.

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Saturday 14th of April 2018

Love gingerbread spices! Made these this morning and they were so good!


Saturday 14th of April 2018

Glad you liked them!

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