Dr Seuss (Spirulina) Pancakes

Ingredients

1 cup flour
2 tsp baking powder (aluminum free)
1 cup milk
1 free range egg
1 shredded apple (or pear)
Pinch of salt
Pinch of cinnamon
1 tsp spirulina powder

Topping:

Butter, plain yogurt, honey, nuts,
shredded coconut

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Directions

Mix together egg, milk, salt , cinnamon, then add mixture of dry ingredients: flour, spirulina, baking powder. When all combined, stir in shredded apple.

Heat up your pancake pan and oil it with a bit of mixture of butter and olive oil. Grill one side of the pancake until you see bubbles forming on the top , than flip it to the other side and bake it until golden on the edges. (It will be a bit tricky to see this golden hue since the pancakes are green) 

Top your pancake with a Tablespoon of plain yogurt, fruits , nuts and /or shredded coconut and pour small amount of honey over it.

 

Benefits

Spirulina: belongs to a SUPERFOOD group, since the list of its benefits is super long.  It is a major source of Gamma-Linolenic Acid or GLA which is a strong natural anti-inflammatory agent. It has an antimicrobial property that limits the growth of pathogenic yeasts and bacteria.

It is able to oxygenate the blood and the chlorophyll that it contains is good at cleansing your blood. It has been shown to keep the candida yeast infection under control by creating an environment of healthy bacteria to grow in your stomach.

With its high levels of chlorophyll this amazing product of nature is considered a powerful detoxifying agent. It also boosts up your immunity by encouraging it to produce more monocytes, macrophage and natural killer cells. Allergy control, reducing cholesterol and great protein resource is just a few more amazing benefits  on this spirulina super list.