Home    Subscribe    Contact    Login
Submit your recipes for a share of ad revenue - click 'write for us'

Apple and Pear Pikelets

by Finy (follow)
Dessert (130)      Family (72)      Snack (110)      Fruit (58)      Afternoon Tea (20)      Sweets (19)      Pikelets (3)      School lunches (1)     


pear,and,apple,pikelets

If you have a problem getting your child to eat apple, this is an ideal solution, as the apple is grated into the pikelet and you cannot taste it when cooked!

Added to this, there is also pear in this recipe and little added sugar.

Preparation Time: 10 minutes
Cooking Time: 20 minutes
Makes: About 20 pikelets

Ingredients
2 small pears
1 sweet apple, peeled and grated
1 egg
1 cup buttermilk
1 tbsp butter, melted, cooled
Extra butter for cooking
1 tsp vanilla
1 cup self raising flour
tsp bicarbonate of soda
cup caster sugar
Icing sugar (optional)
Cream (optional)

Method
Beat the egg, vanilla and buttermilk.

Stir in the grated apple.


adding,grated,apples,to,batter,for,pikelets


In another bowl, combine the flour, bicarb soda, sugar and tsp of salt.

Make a well in the centre and add the buttermilk mixture.

Mix till it forms a batter, and let stand for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Slice the pears thinly.


adding,grated,apples,to,batter,for,pikelets


Melt a few tsps of butter in a large non stick frypan, and cook 3 pieces of the pear for a minute or so on each side.


adding,grated,apples,to,batter,for,pikelets


Add a large tbsp of the batter on the top of each pear slice, using the back of a spoon to shape into round pikelets, and covering the pears.


adding,grated,apples,to,batter,for,pikelets


Cook the pikelets for about 3 minutes on one side or until little bubbles appear all over, and they are a golden colour underneath.

Turn carefully and cook a further 2 minutes.

Put these on a plate and continue till you have cooked all the pikelets and pears, adding more butter in between, if needed.


cooked,apple,and,pear,pikelets


Sprinkle the finished pikelets with icing sugar and serve warm or at room temperature.


cooked,apple,and,pear,pikelets


Add thickened cream, if desired -very yummy!

You could also spread them with butter for school lunches.

These keep well in the fridge and can be reheated slightly in the microwave.

Categories
#Family
#Snack
#Dessert
#Sweets
#Afternoon tea
#School lunches
#Pikelets
#Fruit
I like this Recipe - 5
[ print friendly ]
Share: email  facebook  twitter
More Recipes by Finy
This is a quick, healthy salad with carrots as a base, and if your child likes carrots, you could ...
195 views
Strawberries are one of the healthier fruits, as are all berries
167 views
This could be a way of disguising some salad ingredients for children who do not readily eat them...
170 views
Do you ever cook a chicken and have meat left over? This recipe is great for using these left o...
172 views
This is an easy, quick recipe that turns out every time
895 views
This is a simple recipe made with wholemeal flour instead of white flour, and topped with crispy b...
281 views
view all recipes by Finy
Articles by Finy on Other Hubs
ID: 43633
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Recipes
Why deep fry when you can bake your schnitzel in the oven with excellent results! If you don'...
45999 views
This recipe is one of my Nan's - a total childhood favourite! Preparation Time: 10 minutes C...
9273 views
It is so delicious and nutritious, but yet easy to make
2216 views
Sometimes your average hot dogs can get a little boring
15513 views
Since my discovery that Lilli Pilli fruits (also known as Riberries) are indeed edible, I have b...
by Lucy
9213 views
A gorgeous chocolate mud cake with an orange twist
4247 views
A quick and tasty treat, able to be whipped up in a few minutes if the treat stockpile mysterious di...
6277 views
Serve these Easy Cheese Sticks with your favourite dips
2870 views
Light and fluffy Milo flavoured cookies that make a perfect for a lunch box treat
3166 views
Tan slice, I think originates from New Zealand as I could not find it here in Australia
6309 views
Categories
Dinner (157)
Lunch (140)
Dessert (130)
Healthy (145)
Easy (142)
Quick (90)
Family (72)
Snack (110)
Baking (86)
Chicken (79)
Treat (74)
Fruit (58)
Vegan (57)
Cake (54)
Salad (53)
Party (44)
Cookie (36)
Raw (36)
Eggs (35)
Kids (34)
Simple (34)
Cheese (32)
Sweet (27)
Toddler (27)
Fish (25)
Pasta (23)
Banana (22)
Biscuit (22)
Lemon (22)
Picnic (20)
Sweets (19)
Apple (18)
Drinks (18)
Snacks (18)
Juice (17)
Egg (17)
Avocado (16)
Soup (15)
Bread (14)
Orange (14)
Slice (14)
Cupcake (14)
Tuna (13)
Jam (12)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012-2017 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version