Banana and Pear Pikelets


from the QCWA Country Kitchens

Ingredients:
1 cup canned pears
½ cup pear juice (reserve from can)
1 banana
¾ cup flour, wholemeal
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 egg, lightly beaten
100 ml milk, reduced fat
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
To serve:
Yoghurt, reduced fat
2 cups of fresh fruit (eg. berries, chopped banana)
Method:
Blend the pear, pear juice and banana in a food processor or mash with a fork.
Mix flour, cinnamon and baking powder in a bowl.
Add remaining wet ingredients and blended fruit to the bowl and mix until combined.
Spoon batter into pan and cook pikelets for 2-3 minutes each side until golden brown.
Serve topped with yoghurt and fruit.

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