Oatmeal Mozzarella Pancakes


Diving into the world of healthy eating doesn’t mean you have to give up on the flavors you love. These Oatmeal Mozzarella Pancakes are a testament to that. Inspired by the comforting essence of pizza and the nutritional powerhouse that is oatmeal, this recipe brings the best of both worlds to your plate. Each pancake is a blend of savory and cheesy goodness, offering a satisfying crunch and a melt-in-your-mouth experience. It’s a creative way to incorporate whole grains into your diet without compromising on taste, making it a perfect dish for those looking to enjoy healthier versions of their favorite foods.

Not only are these pancakes a delight to the taste buds, but they also serve as a versatile base for a variety of toppings. Whether you prefer them as is, with a sprinkle of herbs, or even with a side of marinara sauce for dipping, they’re sure to impress. This dish is a celebration of simple ingredients coming together to create something unexpectedly delicious. It’s an invitation to explore the possibilities of healthy cooking, proving that with a bit of creativity, you can transform everyday ingredients into something truly extraordinary.

Full Recipe:


  • 1 cup oatmeal
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tbsp yogurt
  • 1 tsp salt
  • Thyme (to taste)
  • 100 ml water (divided)
  • Oil for frying
  • Mozzarella cheese, sliced or shredded




  1. Prepare the Batter: In a mixing bowl, combine the oatmeal, chopped onion, eggs, yogurt, salt, and thyme. Mix well.
  2. Add Water: Gradually add 50 ml of water to the mixture, stir, and then add another 50 ml of water. Mix until you have a smooth batter.
  3. Heat the Pan: Heat a little oil in a frying pan over medium heat.
  4. Cook the Pancakes: Pour spoonfuls of the batter into the pan, forming small pancakes. Cook for a few minutes on each side until golden brown.
  5. Add Mozzarella: Place a slice or sprinkle of mozzarella cheese on top of each pancake while still in the pan. Cover the pan for a minute to allow the cheese to melt.
  6. Serve: Serve the oatmeal pancakes hot, with the melted mozzarella on top.

Enjoy this clean and healthy alternative to pizza, perfect for any meal of the day!


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