January 2012

Oatmeal has Always Been a Choice for Breakfast

But What About Oatmeal Cookies?

It’s the weekend, or it’s going to be again soon, so why not invite a few friends over for brunch and make some easy oatmeal cookie pancakes? This recipe yields about 12.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup old fashioned oats
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 2 ounces, 1/4 cup, chopped walnuts
  • 3/4 cup sour cream
  • 3/4 cup whole milk
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 really ripe bananas, mashed up
  • 3/4 cup raisins
  • 1/2 stick butter, 1/4 cup, melted, plus additional for buttering skillet
  • Maple syrup or honey, for drizzling