Cacao Protein Pancakes


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Start your day off right with these amazingly delicious and surprisingly healthy cacao protein pancakes! This recipe is perfect for anyone looking for a quick and satisfying meal to power them through their day. With just a few simple ingredients - protein powder, eggs, cacao powder, and whatever toppings you want - you can whip up a batch of these protein-packed pancakes in no time. They are super tasty and full of flavor, making them the ideal option for breakfast or snack time. And the best part? You can customize this recipe depending on your preference, which means you can make your own special version each time. Make sure you try this recipe - it's one you won't soon forget!


  • 1 cup protein powder (whey, plant-based, or any other type)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup milk of your choice
  • 2 tablespoons cacao powder
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Pinch of salt
  • Optional toppings: sliced fruit, nuts, quinoa flakes, coconut flakes, chocolate chips, etc.


  1. In a medium bowl, whisk together the protein powder, eggs, milk, cacao powder, honey, vanilla extract, and salt until well combined and the mixture is smooth and thick.
  2. Heat a non-stick pan or griddle over medium heat. Grease the pan with a small amount of oil or butter.
  3. Pour the pancake batter into the pan, using a 1/4 cup measuring cup or a ladle.
  4. Cook the pancakes for about 2-3 minutes on each side, or until bubbles form on the surface and the edges are set.
  5. Flip the pancakes and cook for an additional 2-3 minutes, or until golden brown and cooked through.
  6. Repeat with the remaining batter, adding more oil or butter to the pan as needed.
  7. Serve the pancakes warm, topped with your favorite toppings, such as sliced fruit, nuts, seeds, coconut flakes, or chocolate chips.
  8. Enjoy your delicious and healthy cacao protein pancakes immediately, or cover and refrigerate for later.

Start your day off right with this amazing, nutrient-packed pancake recipe! With this recipe you can make up to 12 mouthwatering pancakes that are perfect for anyone looking for a healthy and delicious breakfast. The cacao powder will give them an extra layer of rich chocolatey flavor, plus it comes packed with antioxidants and mood-boosting nutrients like magnesium and iron - what could be better? So why not get cooking today; these tasty treats won't know themselves out of the pan!

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Amanda Ryan

Amanda loves staying fit andwriting about natural ways to keep your body and energy levels in tip top shape!