Brown Sugar Banana Pancakes Print

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Sweeten your breakfast with these banana pancakes! Great for weekends with your family.


Main Dish



Total Steps


Total Time

30 min.

Prep Time

20 min.




  • 1 1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 2 Tbsp melted unsalted butter
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 3/4 cup mashed banana (2 small bananas)
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar


  1. In a bowl, combine flour, baking powder and salt.
  2. In a separate bowl, whisk mashed banana, butter, egg, buttermilk, brown sugar, and vanilla. Add wet to dry and stir with spatula. Don't overmix.
  3. Heat skillet medium-low, grease with butter.
  4. Drop batter in 1/3 cup portions onto skillet, spreading to form even circles until bubbly, then flip, cooking a couple minutes on each side.

Mixing the Ingredients


Gently mix. I used bananas that were ripe with a few dark spots on the peel. They cooked well.



August 24, 2023 at 10:25AM ET

These are great! 🙂

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