23 Gluten-free pancakes that make every breakfast feel special

Apr 22, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. ET
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There's no way you'll dread getting out of bed when you have one of these scrumptious gluten-free pancakes to look forward to in the morning.

From simple banana-oat to decadent chocolate-peanut butter, any breakfast guests are sure to be floored that gluten-free cooking can taste this darn good.

1. Banana-oat blender pancakes recipe

banana oat blender pancakes

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These handy blender pancakes make serving up breakfast in bed easier than ever.

2. Dairy-free almond flour pancakes recipe

dairy free almond flour pancakes

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Hearty almond flour gives these pancakes a protein boost.

3. Almond Dutch baby recipe

gluten free almond dutch baby

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This baked skillet pancake has a rustic yet elegant presentation that's perfect for a special occasion.

4. Grain-free applesauce pancakes recipe

grain free applesauce pancakes

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Tangy, sweet applesauce keeps these pancakes nice and moist.

5. Oatmeal cottage cheese banana pancakes recipe

oatmeal cottage cheese pancakes

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Cottage cheese adds protein and moisture to these oatmeal and banana pancakes.

6. Lemon-buttermilk pancakes recipe

lemon ricotta panckaes

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These bright and lemony pancakes make for a cheerful breakfast.

7. Cream cheese pancakes recipe

cream cheese pancakes

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These pancakes are thin like crepes, practically begging to be topped with fresh fruit and whipped cream.

8. Vegan pancake bites recipe

vegan gluten free pancake bites

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These vegan pancake bites are baked in the oven, making them much easier to serve to a group than traditional flipped pancakes.

9. Buckwheat pancakes recipe

gluten free buckwheat pancakes

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These flavorful buckwheat pancakes are sturdy enough to stand up to almost any topping.

10. Very thin, gluten-free crepes recipe

very thin gluten free crepes

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Who doesn't love a crepe? Top these with strawberries, whipped cream and chocolate for a truly decadent breakfast feast.

11. Oatmeal, blueberry and yogurt pancakes recipe

oatmeal blueberry yogurt pancakes

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Sweet bursts of blueberry dot these satisfying oatmeal and yogurt pancakes.

12. Banana pancakes recipe

banana oat pancakes

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Sweet, moist, banana pancakes with a drizzle of maple syrup and a sprinkle of chocolate chips will make anyone smile over the breakfast table.

13. Pumpkin pancakes recipe

pumpkin pancakes

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Pumpkin isn't just for fall, as these nicely spiced flapjacks prove.

14. Coconut lover's pancakes recipe

coconut lovers pancakes

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These pancakes are all coconut, all the time, and they're not afraid to admit it.

15. Cinnamon bun pancakes recipe

cinnamon bun pancakes

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This delightful recipe combines two favorite breakfast treats — pancakes and cinnamon buns — with truly scrumptious results.

16. Vegan peanut butter cup pancakes recipe

vegan peanut butter pancakes

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These sinfully delicious pancakes are for special occasions only.

17. Buckwheat pancakes with almonds and honey-roasted peaches recipe

buckwheat pancakes with peaches

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Roasted peaches, almonds and honey set these buckwheat pancakes above the rest.

18. Blueberry Earl Grey pancakes recipe

blueberry earl grey pancakes

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Floral bergamot and sweet berries make these pancakes a true indulgence.

19. Fig Newton pancakes recipe

fig newton pancakes

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Sweet, fresh figs meld beautifully with these fluffy pancakes for a fun breakfast treat.

20. Mesquite-blue corn blueberry pancakes and chile-infused honey recipe

mesquite blue corn pancakes

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Really blow your breakfast guests' minds with these unique blue corn pancakes and chile-infused honey.

21. Cake batter pancakes recipe

cake batter pancakes

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Festive and delicious, these cake batter pancakes make every morning feel like a party.

22. Healthy red velvet pancakes recipe

healthy red velvet pancakes

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There's something so elegant about these dark red velvet pancakes; you won't be able to resist having more than one.

23. Homemade Nutella, brownie and banana pancakes recipe

nutella brownie banana pancakes

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Hazelnut, chocolate and banana pancakes are a luxurious breakfast that will make any diner feel like royalty.

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