Key Lime Pancakes

What better way to wake up in the morning than eating key lime pancakes? These fluffy pancakes are so out of the ordinary: they combine graham crackers and lime zest or lime juice to produce your perfect breakfast. Serve them with whipped cream mixed with a little lime zest or make your own lime glaze from lime juice and powdered sugar and decorate with lime slices. For extra fast waking up combine them with your favorite cup of coffee.


1 cup flour

1 cup ground graham crackers

1 tsp baking powder

1/2 tsp baking soda

2 tbsp sugar

1/4 tsp salt

1 tbsp lime zest

1 cup milk

2 tbsp lime juice

1 egg

2 tbsp butter

1 tsp vanilla extract


1.Combine flour, ground graham crackers, baking powder, baking soda, sugar, salt and lime zest in a large bowl.

2.In another bowl, mix the milk with lime juice. Add egg, butter and vanilla extract and mix them all together.

  1. Add the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and mix them until smooth.
  2. Heat a lightly greased griddle or skillet on a medium heat.

5.Pour ¼ cup batter per pancake and cook for about 3 minutes or until golden brown. Flip and cook the other side.