Spelt Pancakes

  in Breakfast, Recipes

2 cups whole spelt flour
2 tablespoons cane sugar
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 3/4 cups milk
2 tablespoons butter, melted
1 teaspoon vanilla
clarified butter or ghee

  1. In a medium bowl, whisk together the spelt flour, sugar, baking powder and salt.
  2. Combine the milk, melted butter, and vanilla in a separate bowl.
  3. Pour the wet ingredients into the dry and stir just until the dry ingredients are thoroughly moistened. Let the batter rest for 15 minutes.
  4. Heat a cast iron skillet over medium heat.
  5. Melt the clarified butter and spoon in the batter 1/4-cupful at a time.
  6. When you see bubbles begin to form on the cakes, about 2 to 3 minutes, flip the pancake.
  7. Remove from heat when golden on the bottom. Add more clarified butter  to pan as needed. Keep pancakes in a warm oven until ready to serve.