Peanut Butter Banana Pancakes with Nutella Syrup

Peanut Butter Banana Pancakes with Nutella Syrup from

Oh my goodness!  This was pancake breakfast heaven, if you aren’t a banana fan just do the peanut butter and nutella syrup.  I am telling you, these pancakes are so tasty!!!  I love the yummy combo of peanut butter and banana and the chocolatey syrup sets it over the top, my daughter kept saying “this syrup tastes like hot fudge!” which is one of her favorite things in the world.  This is great for about 4 people, but I would double it if you are feeding more or want leftovers.

Peanut Butter Banana Pancakes with Nutella Syrup

Peanut Butter Banana Pancakes with Nutella Syrup


  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 3 Tbsp. sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups buttermilk
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/2 c. peanut butter
  • 1 banana, diced
  • Nutella Syrup
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/4 c. Nutella


  • Combine flour, baking soda, salt, sugar, buttermilk, egg, vanilla and peanut butter into a large mixing bowl. Stir until thoroughly mixed. Add the diced banana and gently stir into the batter.
  • Spoon about 1/4 c. of batter into a non-stick skillet over medium heat. With spoon, form a round pancake. Let cook until batter starts to bubble, takes about 1-2 minutes. Flip and cook until browned, about 1-2 additional minutes. Transfer to plate.
  • Continue until all pancake batter is used. Keep pancakes warm.
  • For the Syrup
  • Combine butter, sugar and milk into a medium saucepan over medium heat. Stir until melted. When mixture starts to boil reduce heat and stir in baking soda and vanilla. Syrup will bubble and rise. Remove from heat and stir in Nutella until melted. Drizzle over pancakes.

recipe adapted from Picky Palate HERE


  1. carrian says:

    Are you kidding me? Why do you tempt me?!!! My green smoothie doesn’t look so yummy anymore. Pancakes for dinner it is!

  2. sana says:

    WOWZER! As soon as i get off the laptop ill be making pancakes! But you need to stop posting such mouth watering foods, its not good for my waistline! :)

  3. Kaylynn says:

    I’m dying over here. Seriously? Peanut butter pancakes…yeah. They’re a win – I’ve had them before…but the Nutella syrup? WOWZA! Just did me over!

    Picked up your card at BYB13 and I’m following you in every way possible. Hope you’ll check out my blog so we can get to know each other better!

    • Emily says:

      Thanks Kaylynn! I am glad you found us. I just checked out your site and it’s so cute! I already found something we have in common, I used to work at the same place your husband just started a new job (MACU). :)

  4. Kellie says:

    I just made these and they’re amazing! Thanks!

  5. Blanca Alster says:

    HEAVENLY! Thank u for my new favorite way to make pancakes!

  6. Ana says:

    These are AMAZING!!! Tried them today for brunch and they are incredible! Best pancakes EVER!!!
    Thank you so much for sharing this recipie.

  7. Manuela says:

    Oh my gosh!! I’m trying to lose weight and thought surfing in the internet doesnt harm… But now i das those pan cakes… I gonna make them for dinner and stay fat

    • Emily says:

      Hahaha. your comment just totally made my day! These pancakes are worth it!

  8. Misty says:

    My son is a picky eater, so I didn’t try the pancakes but we did try the nutella syrup and he loved it! he usually ate his pancakes and waffles plain because he says he doesn’t like sauce. My daughter didn’t like it though and my husband and I don’t really care for nutella, so I was wondering, how long does the syrup keep?

    • Erica says:

      Probably about a week…

    • Angie says:

      Hershey makes a chocolate spread with no nuts. Would be a good substitute for Nutella.

      • Emily says:

        Yes, thanks Angie!

  9. Todd Caspary says:

    About how many pancakes does it make?

    • Echo says:

      It depends on how big you make the pancakes. If you use about 1/2 cup batter, it makes 5 or 6 large pancakes. If you use closer to a 1/4 cup, the pancakes are much smaller but you can get about 10. Thank you for asking!

  10. Rushika says:

    These pancakes are absolutely tasty and the nutella syrup is to die for. I think it should be in every preggy moms recipe bible :)

    • Echo says:

      Haha! Yes, it should. I’m so glad you like it!

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