Greek-inspired savory pancakes are light and fluffy – a great bread replacement to add on the side of a healthy protein source. Fennel and feta are combined to flavor this grain-free,
The base of the batter is coconut flour, I used our Coconut Flour Pancake recipe and infused it with a handful of savory herbs and cheese. Yum!
Simple Savory Pancakes
I like these savory pancakes better than sweet ones!
I served these aside a variation on Mama’s Best Meatballs (from The Ketogenic Edge Cookbook). These meatballs had a cheesy surprise inside. They were stuffed with chunks of mozzarella! A serving of pancakes with butter melted on top and about 1/4 pound of beef made a great lunch.
These scrumptious little pancakes are based on the original flavor combinations of a Greek dish called “Marathopita” which is a a spinach and fennel pie. I adapted the idea to be gluten-free and ketogenic. These pancakes are a great bread replacement to add on the side of a healthy protein source. They come out like an excellent hybrid of pancake and omelette. Nutritious and filling!
They would also be great paired with a soup like this Keto Tomato Soup from Resolution Eats.
You can find more savory pancake ideas in this collection of keto fritter recipes!
More Savory Coconut Flour Recipes
- The Best Psyllium Husk Bread Recipe
- Low-Carb Focaccia Bread
- Coconut Flour Bread
- Curry Cabbage Pancakes
- Savory Muffins Recipe
Fennel and Feta Pancakes (Gluten-Free, Grain-Free, Ketogenic)
- 1 cup spinach chopped
- 1/2 cup fennel chopped
- 1/4 cup parsley chopped
- 1 small onion minced
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
- 1 batch Low-Carb Coconut Flour Pancakes
- 1 whole egg
- 1/4 cup feta cheese crumbled
- 1/2 tbsp butter
- Mix the spinach, fennel, parsley, onion, salt and pepper in a small bowl. Set aside.
- Follow the directions for Coconut Flour Pancakes. Add 1 extra egg to this recipe.
- Fold the spinach and herbs into the pancake batter.
- Sprinkle in the cheese and mix to combine.
- Warm butter over medium heat in a skillet. Wait to add the batter until the pan is really hot. Place a spoonful of batter in the hot oil and cook the first side until air bubbles appear and pop. Flip and cook the second side until golden brown.
- Serve warm.
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