Apple Cinnamon Mint Flapjacks

Introduction: Apple Cinnamon Mint Flapjacks

Flapjack vs. Pancake? Since I wanted to make flapjacks, I decided I needed to know what makes something a flapjack instead of a pancake. After some search and asking around my conclusion is that they are basically the same thing – except a flapjack is usually known as a thicker variety of pancake. Perfect, since my pancakes are usually of the short and fluffy, thick variety anyways.

i made both.. pancakes and flapjacks

Step 1: Ingredients and Step 1

Apple Jack Flapjacks

makes about 10 large flapjacks

1 1/4 cups white flour

1/2 cup whole wheat flour

1 1/4 cups soy milk/ normal milk

1/3 cup maple syrup/ honey

1 1/2 Tbsp baking powder

1 1/2 Tbsp apple cider vinegar

1/2 tsp salt

1/2 tsp cinnamon

2 Tbsp safflower oil

2 eggs

1/4 cup finely chopped spinach/mint

3/4 cup diced apple


1. Combine all the dry ingredients.

Step 2: 2

2. Fold in the wet ingredients – use a light beater if you’d like. Mix until smooth.

Step 3: 3,4

3. Fold in the green accents

4. Fold in the apples.

Step 4: 5

5. Heat a large nonstick skillet. Drop batter into pan and cook about 1-2 minutes on each side.

For extra “buttery” flapjacks, add 1 teaspoon butter to the skillet as well.

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    That sounds sooo tasty! I love the apple, cinnamon, mint flavor profile. In pancake just makes it even better! Thanks for sharing!

    These sound and look amazing! Thanks for the recipe and the clarification of the difference between the two types of pancakes! I wouldn't have thought to combine those ingredients, especially in a pancake, but now that you've got me thinking about it, it sounds delicious! I can't wait to try these, great work.