blueberry pie pancakes

by jenna on September 1, 2011

Hi Chocolate Sprinkles!

I’m Katie, of the blog: Chocolate-Covered Katie.

I am honored that Jenna asked me to be a guest today. We’ve been blog friends a long time, and I admire her so much. (Plus, her photos are absolutely stunning. With every picture she posts, I curse my computer for not allowing me to snatch it off the screen.)

My own blog is all about desserts. And not just any desserts: healthy desserts. I love creating healthier recipes that taste just as delicious and just as naughty as their traditional counterparts.


Such as this gooey Deep-Dish Cookie Pie.

It’s pretty much the most incredible dessert on the planet, healthy or not.

Dessert for Breakfast

I had a hard time choosing what recipe I wanted to share today. Finally, I went with one of my favorite pancake recipes: Blueberry Pie Pancakes.


Also known as the fattest pancakes ever.


Blueberry Pie Pancakes

Print this recipe!

Serves 1

1/2 cup blueberries
1/3 cup flour (ww pastry, white, spelt, Bob’s gluten-free, etc.)
2 T rolled oats
1/2 tsp cinnamon
2/3 tsp baking powder
1/8 tsp salt
1/2 tsp pure vanilla extract
1 T sugar or 1 packet stevia (omit if you don’t want sweet pancakes)
1/3 cup nondairy milk
1 T unrefined coconut oil (You can omit, if you like the taste of fat-free pancakes)
Optional: Homemade Cool Whip

Combine dry ingredients in a bowl, then add wet. Mix, but don’t overmix. Cook on an oiled (or sprayed) pan, on low-medium, flipping each pancake once.


These are amazing topped with Homemade Cool Whip.

But you can also top them with maple syrup, agave, powdered sugar, or even nut butter. Or try boiling some more blueberries (with a bit of sugar, if you wish), and smash them to make a compote.

Or top with chocolate syrup.

Yes, chocolate. Who says you can’t have chocolate for breakfast and still be healthy? One shouldn’t have to choose between good health and good taste; you can have your cake (preferably chocolate!) and eat it too.

Please do stop by sometime, at Chocolate-Covered Katie, and say hi. I love meeting new bloggie or reader friends! :)

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{ 61 comments… read them below or add one }

Nicole @ Making Good Choices September 1, 2011 at 4:40 am

great recipe Katie! I need to make your deep dish cookie pie, looks amazing, healthy or not 😉


Molly @ RDexposed September 1, 2011 at 4:49 am

I’m going to have to see what you have for pumpkin!


Rachel @ Not Rachael Ray September 1, 2011 at 4:51 am

Oh my goodness, these are the fattest pancakes ever! They look amazing!


Angela @ Eat Spin Run Repeat September 1, 2011 at 4:56 am

These are beautiful Katie! Anything that tastes like pie (especially for dessert) is tops in my books!


Khushboo September 1, 2011 at 4:57 am

Good lord! I now hate my computer too for not letting me snatch those off…don’t even get me started on how bad I want that deep dish cookie!


Baking N Books September 1, 2011 at 5:00 am

Wow…your blog is going to explode more than usual now Katie from this exposure! You chose a good recipe – and pictures!! :)

Do you think I could turn this into the Fattest Muffin ever maybe??


Averie @ Love Veggies and Yoga September 1, 2011 at 5:01 am

Katie!! Hi!!! So great to see you here…I was reading this and was like wait a minute, this isn’t Jenna, it’s Katie b/c that’s Katie’s deep dish cookie pie pic…sorry, I’m a little slow :)

The pancakes are SO FLUFFY! They look amazing!

Thanks, Jenna, for featuring Katie…she’s an amazing friend and great cook :)


Lauren @ What Lauren Likes September 1, 2011 at 5:03 am

Baha as soon as a saw this picture, I knew it was from CCK blog! Loves this recipe!! Great guest post :)


Heather (Heather's Dish) September 1, 2011 at 5:11 am

they look sooooo amazing! who wouldn’t love blueberry pie for breakfast? especially in pancake form!


Tessa @ Amazing Asset September 1, 2011 at 5:14 am

YES PLEASE to this recipe :) Blueberry anything is great and in pancakes… yummm


Brittany @ Itty Bits of Balance September 1, 2011 at 5:24 am

What if I top it with chocolate syrup AND cool whip 😉


Chocolate-Covered Katie September 1, 2011 at 6:26 am

Then you’re pretty much the coolest person ever ;).


Kristin @ Iowa Girl Eats September 1, 2011 at 5:35 am

Dessert for breakfast is where it’s at! I just made Carrot Cake Pancakes last night – love this trend! :)


Kristin (Cook, Bake, Nibble) September 1, 2011 at 5:38 am

These. look. AMAZING.!! You had me at blueberry pie, but vegan cool whip? Girl, you made my day :) xo


Janna September 1, 2011 at 5:44 am

Wow, these make me want to eat a second breakfast!


Heather @ Better With Veggies September 1, 2011 at 5:45 am

I’m all for healthy desserts — and healthy desserts for breakfast? Even better! I think you have a new blog reader here, thanks for sharing these recipes! :)


Lauren at Keep It Sweet September 1, 2011 at 5:52 am

These look amazing, I love that they are healthy! Great guest post!


katie @KatieDid September 1, 2011 at 5:53 am

Yum! Katie, awesome choice for a guest post. And even better choice featuring that deep dish pie in the beginning, I think that turned lots of heads too :)


kaila@ healthy helper blog! September 1, 2011 at 5:59 am

YAY! I love your recipes Katie!!!


Tara @ Chip Chip Hooray September 1, 2011 at 5:59 am

Nice to e-meet you, Katie! This was an awesome guest post–and I’d definitely be up for injecting a little health into my desserts. :) Plus I love, love, *love* fat pancakes. It just makes them cuter somehow. I like my food cute? OK, maybe weird.

I’ll definitely check out your site, too!


Kristen @ Popcorn on the Stove September 1, 2011 at 6:02 am

I LOVE pancakes!! Sometimes I eat them for dinner when I’ve had a bad day. Do you think this recipe would work with different fruit (like strawberries)? That deep dish cookie pie also looks good, too… and the homemade Cool Whip….


Chocolate-Covered Katie September 1, 2011 at 6:26 am

Yes ma’am! This is my Strawberry Shortcake version:


Holly @ The Runny Egg September 1, 2011 at 6:06 am

Hi Katie :)

I love the big fat pancakes — yum!!!


Cait's Plate September 1, 2011 at 6:10 am

Those blueberry pie pancakes look AWESOME!! They’re so thick it’s incredible!


Karen @ She Flies With Her Own Wings September 1, 2011 at 6:12 am

I love reading both ELR and Chocolate Covered Katie… great guest post and beautiful pictures! The pancakes look incredibly soft and pillowy.


Hilliary@HappilyEverHealthy September 1, 2011 at 6:28 am

Yum, these look fantastic!


Kelley September 1, 2011 at 6:31 am

I just might have to make these for breakfast this morning. Double yummy.


Gina @ Running to the Kitchen September 1, 2011 at 6:38 am

I love fat pancakes :) So much better than the thin pathetic kind. They look great Katie!


A Tablespoon of Liz September 1, 2011 at 6:43 am

yum these look amazing, I’m definitly going to have to pick up some blueberries next time I’m at the store so I can make these!


Melissa September 1, 2011 at 6:49 am

These look HEAVENLY! I think they will need to be present at this weekend’s Sunday brunch :)


Amy @ What Jew Wanna Eat September 1, 2011 at 6:57 am

Those look amazing! I can hardly believe they are healthy too. Win!


Estela @ Weekly Bite September 1, 2011 at 7:25 am

Looks incredible! I’ll take blueberry pie for breakfast any day :)


Sweet and Savvy September 1, 2011 at 7:26 am

Oh wow! Dessert for breakfast is the best! Love this post! :)


Marina {yummy mummy} September 1, 2011 at 7:46 am

Oh My Gosh. Need to make these while the blueberries are still great. Love guest posts and would love to do one for you sometime!


Sabrina @ Radioactive Runner September 1, 2011 at 7:46 am

These look soo good!! I just happen to have everything to make them too… uh-oh :) I have fresh wild blueberries that I picked too.. definitely making these this weekend!! thanks for sharing :)


Kandyce September 1, 2011 at 7:56 am

OMG those look soooo delish!!!


Marijke September 1, 2011 at 8:05 am

So, did you hear the new rule about Thursdays? That breakfast, lunch and dinner should all be desserts? No? That’s a shame for you…


Em September 1, 2011 at 8:18 am

Yum yum yum! I love this recipe idea. My friend loves pancakes; can’t wait to share this recipe!


Heather @ Get Healthy with Heather September 1, 2011 at 8:44 am

Katie those are some seriously fat pancakes! I love it!


Lauren September 1, 2011 at 8:49 am

I saw the first picture and was thinking, “those look so familiar.” Oh yeah, I’ve seen them on your blog, Katie :)


Moni'sMeals September 1, 2011 at 8:53 am

Hi Doll! What a treat! We get this AMAZING recipe here and also the Chocolate Peanut Butter Shake too, wow. What a day, haha!

This looks devine! Great pictures as well. :) I just love and adore pancakes.


Rebecca September 1, 2011 at 9:13 am



Mary Beth September 1, 2011 at 9:44 am

These pancakes look amazing Katie! I’m always on the hunt for new breakfast recipes, and this one is perfect :).


Sarah@The Flying ONION September 1, 2011 at 10:06 am


This looks so lovely…and I *just* came back from blueberry picking. Perfect timing. Perfect recipe! 😀


Caroline @ chocolate and carrots September 1, 2011 at 10:06 am

Katie, your food always looks so fabulous….and this is just another great one! :-) Mmmm!


Lindsay @ biking before bed September 1, 2011 at 10:30 am

Great recipe choice! I’ve been reading your blog for awhile. Surprised you didn’t pick something with chocolate!


gia September 1, 2011 at 10:46 am

wow looks great, and your blog looks great too! I love getting creative with healthy foods!!!


Ashley @ My Food 'N' Fitness Diaries September 1, 2011 at 11:36 am

wowee, those pancakes… they look incredible! i’m excited to check out your blog!


KatieG@ Just Roll With It September 1, 2011 at 1:45 pm

oh my, those bluberry pie pancakes look delcious!!! and they are vegan = double awesome! i may just have to make these on Sunday…i have a ton of blueberries i need to use,!


Maria September 1, 2011 at 2:45 pm

I need these pancakes pronto!


Kathleen September 1, 2011 at 3:22 pm

Hellloooo pancakes! I wish I could pick these up out the screen… Yummmmm!


Lorin September 1, 2011 at 5:40 pm

I love your pancake recipes, but I think I like the brownie batter one the best! Or the cookie dough one, but lately I’ve been making the brownie batter.


Melissa September 1, 2011 at 6:44 pm

i had wanted to make pancakes this AM and i woke up and checked this blog first thing. it was too perfect – and I made them asap of course :) mmmmm


Kelsey @ aslolife September 1, 2011 at 6:46 pm

looks so good!


Baking Serendipity September 1, 2011 at 9:05 pm

Pancakes are my favorite weekend breakfast, but I never thought to top them with whipped cream. So smart! These look fabulous :)


Jil @ Big City, Lil' Kitchen September 2, 2011 at 8:16 am

Wow – these all look just delicious.


Sarah at Mr. Food September 2, 2011 at 1:09 pm

Absolutely unreal! These are definitely the biggest pancakes I’ve ever seen AND the most delicious-looking. Can’t wait to try them this weekend :)


Brittnie (A Joy Renewed) September 3, 2011 at 3:36 am

These pancakes look absolutely mouth watering and so pretty. Pancakes are one thing I always say I want to make but in reality never do. I WILL try these soon!!


Mich September 3, 2011 at 5:53 am

I love the idea of homemade cool whip AND healthy desserts, especially when they are for breakfast. Blueberries are also a staple in my fridge- I can’t get enough of them. Thanks for sharing!


Pam September 7, 2011 at 5:40 pm

Wow these look awesome!!


Claire September 24, 2011 at 1:59 pm

I made these this morning, but I am going to have to make them again b/c I didn’t take a picture. Definitely a thicker pancake than I’m used to but delicious, too! Enjoyed it…I’ll link you when I post!


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