Chocolate Chip Pancakes Recipe

Chocolate Chip Pancakes Recipe

How To Make Chocolate Chip Pancakes

These chocolate chip pancakes totally taste like chocolate chip cookies but made with lighter ingredients and drizzled with pure maple syrup.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 15 minutes
Total: 30 minutes



  • ½cupwhite whole wheat flour
  • ½cupunbleached all-purpose flour
  • 2tspbaking powder
  • ¼tspkosher salt
  • ½cupunsweetened applesauce
  • 1cupunsweetened almond milk,or soy or low-fat dairy milk
  • 3large egg whites
  • 2tspcanola oil,or vegetable oil
  • 1tsppure vanilla extract
  • cooking spray,or oil mister
  • ¼cupmini chocolate chips
  • honey,or pure maple syrup, for serving, optional


  1. In a large bowl, whisk together the flours, baking powder, and salt.

  2. In a separate bowl, combine the applesauce, almond milk, egg whites, oil, and vanilla.  Stir the flour mixture into the applesauce mixture until just moist.

  3. Heat a large nonstick griddle over medium-low heat.  When hot, lightly spray the pan with oil.  Scoop out ¼ cup of pancake batter for each pancake, then sprinkle 1 teaspoon of chocolate chips on top.

  4. Cook until the pancakes start to bubble and the edges begin to set for 1½ minutes.

  5. Flip the pancakes over and cook the second side until golden for another 1½ minutes. Repeat with the remaining batter.

  6. Put 2 pancakes on each of 5 serving plates and then top with honey or maple syrup.


  • Calories: 101.91kcal
  • Fat: 3.42g
  • Saturated Fat: 1.04g
  • Trans Fat: 0.01g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 1.74g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.82g
  • Carbohydrates: 15.10g
  • Fiber: 1.24g
  • Sugar: 4.81g
  • Protein: 2.95g
  • Cholesterol: 0.84mg
  • Sodium: 156.02mg
  • Calcium: 125.76mg
  • Potassium: 70.39mg
  • Iron: 0.80mg
  • Vitamin A: 0.12µg
  • Vitamin C: 2.62mg
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