Imagine a pancake shaped like a muffin. Inside, there’s gooey Nutella and sweet strawberries. Here’s how you make them, because obviously you want to try this magical breakfast.

Nutella Strawberry Pancake Bites

  • Prep Time:15 minutes
  • Cook Time:10 minutes
  • Total Time:25 minutes
  • Servings:6
  • Medium


  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoon butter, melted and cooled
  • 2 eggs, separated
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 cup Nutella
  • 6 Strawberries, chopped into small pieces
  • Cooking spray
Photo by Caitlyn Heter
  • Step 1

    Preheat the oven to 350°F. Whisk together butter, milk, vanilla, and egg yolks in a bowl (save the whites for later).

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  • Step 2

    Combine flour, sugar, salt, and baking powder in a large bowl. Add liquids from step 1 and stir until smooth.

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  • Step 3

    In a separate bowl, whip egg whites until stiff peaks form. fold this into the batter a little at a time, until smooth.

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  • Step 4

    Grease the cups of a muffin tin using cooking spray. Then, fill each cup about 1/3 full with the batter.

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  • Step 5

    Using a small spoon or scoop, add about a teaspoon of Nutella in the center of each muffin. Gently add 2-3 small pieces of strawberry to the center, being careful not to press the Nutella to the bottom.

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  • Step 6

    Cover the fillings with batter, then bake for about 10 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the muffin comes out clean.

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  • Step 7

    Drizzle or dip with maple syrup, and enjoy.

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