Blueberry Pikelets by Dr Melinda Morrison

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Try these gorgeous pikelets warm from the pan!


  • 1½ cups (420 g/13½ oz) self-raising flour
  • 200 g (6½ oz) low-fat vanilla yoghurt
  • olive oil spray
  • 125 g (4 oz) blueberries (1 punnet)
  • 1 egg, lightly whisked
  • ¾ cup (185 ml/6 fl oz) low-fat milk


  1. Sift the flour into a large bowl.
  2. In a separate bowl mix the egg, yoghurt and milk.
  3. Make a well in the centreof the dry ingredients and gradually mix in the wet ingredients, adding extra milk if required.
  4. Heat a non-stick frypan to a moderate heat and spray lightly with oil.
  5. Put approximately one heaped tablespoon of mixture into the pan for each pikelet.
  6. Press 5–6 blueberries into each pikelet.
  7. Turn when bubbles start to appear on the surface, and cook until light and fluffy.


Toddler – Full cream dairy is recommended for children under 2 years.

Nutritional Analysis

Per pikelet: Energy 402 kJ / Fat 1 g / Saturated fat <1 g / Carbohydrate 17 g (1 exchange) / Fibre 1 g / Sodium 146 mg / GI med

Family Food for Diabetes Book 1


Recipe taken from Family Food for Diabetes Book 1 by Dr Melinda Morrison.

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