Healthy Christmas Recipe: Indulge in Delicious Ricotta and Blueberry Pancakes


Healthy Christmas Recipe: Indulge in Delicious Ricotta and Blueberry Pancakes

The festive season is upon us, and there’s no better way to start Christmas morning than with a delicious and healthy breakfast. Our Xmas Ricotta and Blueberry Pancakes are not only scrumptious but also packed with protein and low in sugar, making them the perfect choice for a nutritious holiday treat.

Healthy Christmas Recipes

Christmas Breakfast: Xmas Ricotta and Blueberry Pancakes

Prep Time  : 15  minutes
Cook Time : 10-12 minutes
Total Time:  25 minutes


  • 1 3/4 cups sugar-free pancake mix
  • 1 scoop unflavored protein powder (30 g)
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup part skim ricotta cheese
  • 2/3 cup blueberries
  • Nonstick cooking spray
  • 1 cup sugar-free maple syrup
  • 1 cup sliced fresh strawberries


  1. Mixing the Batter:
    In a large bowl, whisk together the pancake mix, protein powder, water, eggs, and vanilla until just combined. Gently fold in the ricotta and blueberries, being careful not to over-mix to keep the pancakes tender.

  2. Cooking the Pancakes:

    Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium heat and coat with cooking spray. Using a medium scoop (about 1/2 cup), pour the batter into the hot skillet. Cook each pancake for about 1 minute per side or until light golden brown. Look for bubbles rising evenly to the surface as a sign to flip. Reapply cooking spray between batches as needed.

  3. Serving:

    Serve each person 2 pancakes, topped with 1/4 cup of sugar-free maple syrup and 1/4 cup of sliced fresh strawberries.

Nutritional Information:

  • Serves: 4 (Serving Size: 2 pancakes, 1/4 cup strawberries, 1/4 cup sugar-free maple syrup)
  • Calories: 298
  • Fat:7g (saturated fat 2.8g)
  • Protein:2g
  • Carbohydrates:5g (sugar 6g)
  • Cholesterol: 138mg
  • Calcium:5%
  • Sodium: 595mg

These Xmas Ricotta and Blueberry Pancakes are a delightful way to celebrate Christmas morning with a healthy twist. High in protein and low in sugar, they ensure you start your day on a nutritious note without compromising on taste. So, whip up this festive breakfast recipe and enjoy the holiday cheer with your loved ones!

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