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No need to hit the pancake house when you have this copycat IHOP recipe
Breakfast out is great, but it's even better when you can make your favorite restaurant recipe at home. It's especially nice on the wallet, since you probably have most of the ingredients on hand. Who doesn't love saving a little cash?
These copycat IHOP Grain 'N Nut pancakes aren't filled with just whole-wheat flour; they are also filled with oat flour and two kinds of nuts. They're packed full of nutty flavor and super easy to make. Trust me, you'll want to get into the kitchen right away to make these beauties.
To a high-powered blender, add the oats, and blend until the consistency of flour.
Pour into a large mixing bowl, and add in the white whole-wheat flour, pumpkin pie spice, baking soda, baking powder and kosher salt. Whisk to combine, and set aside.
In a medium-size mixing bowl, whisk together the eggs, buttermilk, 3/4 cup of whole milk, applesauce and coconut sugar.
Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients, and stir until you have a complete batter. Stir in the chopped nuts. If the batter seems too thick, then simply thin it out with a little more whole milk.
Heat your griddle (or frying pan) over medium heat, and spray it with nonstick cooking spray. Add about 1/4 to 1/3 cup of batter per pancake onto griddle. Cook until the batter bubbles slightly and the underside is browned, then flip, and cook on the other side till golden brown.