This week’s e-mail recipe will make a great gift for any health conscious cook you know. Get a nice jar and a giant blank label to write instructions on and make this recipe! The best part is you will surely have left overs to use for yourself.

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Buckwheat Pancakes in Bulk


What you’ll need:

  • 1 Cup buckwheat flour
  • 4 Cups unbleached flour
  • 1 Cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 Cup ground flaxseeds
  • 1 Cup cornmeal
  • 1/3 Cup sugar
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons salt

What you do

  1. Add the flours, flaxseeds, cornmeal, baking powder and salt into a very large bowl.
  2. Using a large spoon, stir the ingredients together thoroughly.
  3. Spoon the mix into a large jar.
  4. Add a label on the front of the jar that says:
Stir 1 1/2 cups of pancake mix, 2 eggs and 1 1/4 cup of milk in a bowl until smooth.

Add 1 cup of blueberries, bananas or chocolate chips if desired.

Melt 1 tablespoon of butter in a large frying pan over medium heat.

Pour 1/2 cup of mixture in a pan in small circles.

Cook the pancakes for 2 or 3 minutes on each side (Watch for the bubbles, then flip).

Enjoy with warmed maple syrup.