Quick Answer: Why Are My Pancakes Dry?

How do you add protein to baked goods?

A super easy way to add more protein into your (high carb) baked goods is to replace some of the flour with protein powder.

Protein powder is isolated protein in powder form that can be from a dairy source, like whey protein, or a vegetable source, like pea protein – you can even have hemp protein!.

Why are my protein pancakes dry?

If your batter is over 1/2 protein powder, your food WILL turn out really dry and rubbery, especially if the powder you’re using is whey or casein. Always use a moisturizer when making protein pancakes or baking protein cakes or muffins.

Why are my pancakes not fluffy?

Using Crappy/Old Flour, Butter, Etc. … That means mixing until the flour streaks have disappeared, but leaving the pesky lumps. If you over-mix, the gluten will develop from the flour in your batter, making your pancakes chewy instead of fluffy.

How do I fix pancake mix?

To thicken pancake batter, you can take a sifter and add a tablespoon of flour at a time to make it thicker if its too runny. I see a lot of people stirring the batter until it’s completely smooth. But you have to have some finesse and not over-mix it.

What makes pancakes fluffier?

Example: If a pancake recipe calls for 1 cup of milk, substituting 1/2 cup of plain yogurt for half the milk will produce a thicker batter and a fluffier pancake. The acidity of the yogurt will also boost the chemical reaction of the baking powder, producing still more fluffiness.