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Delicious Quinoa Pancakes: Gluten-free and Vegan ;)

This a great take on traditional pancakes; they’re gluten-free, vegan, and super healthy. My daughter and husband like them with cacao nibs, my son likes them plain, and I add chia seeds, blueberries, and bananas to mine 😉 Have fun and make then your own! In a large bowl combine: 1 1/2 cups of quinoa or brown rice flower 3 Tablespoons of coconut palm sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons of gluten free baking powder 1/2 teaspoon of salt In a separate bowl combine: 1 1/2 cups of coconut milk (or almond) 3 tablespoons of Earth Balance butter 2 “eggs” (in a mini food processor blend 2 tablespoons of flaxseed with 6 tablespoons of water) 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla extract Mix/whisk wet ingredients into dry, and voila! *I usually make one large batch and then take about a 1/2 cup of batter out, put it into a small bowl and mix it with individual ingredients. For my pancakes I usually add about a handful of blueberries, 2 tablespoons of chia seeds, and 1/2 large banana – adding …