Pancake Cereal: Everything you need to know about the latest trend


Move over dalgona coffee, pancake cereal is the newest quarantine trend

Breakfast is served

By Gargi Agrawal  May 19th, 2020

Are you still whisking away that coffee powder in the hope that it will fluff up? Or perhaps, you’re peeking into your oven to watch that 17th batch of banana bread rise? If you’re doing any of this, it’s time to stop. Move over folks, because pancake cereal is here. And here’s a fun fact: It’s giving a tough competition to the viral trends you’re trying to nail.

So, here’s a question: What exactly is pancake cereal? NBD, just your normal pancakes made into bite-sized portions filled into a bowl as cereal. But what’s the fuss about it? Just like dalgona coffee took over our social media feeds with no explanation, this sugary treat is here too with no real cause (except the fact that you’re going to find yourself making it).

In case you’re looking for some inspiration before you start flipping those golden goodies, we’ve come to your rescue. Here are ten versions that caught on our eye:

First things first, here’s how you make it.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Food & travel blog – Medellín (@comeaqui) on

And if you take it quite literally, add milk.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by devon ⚡️staying mindfull (@stayingmindfull) on

Like this girl, who’s way too excited.

@beautygeekkkk

Gonna do this forever #pancakecereal #fyp #foryoupage #cerealpancake #food #vegan #foodie #snack #love #tasty

♬ original sound – beautygeekkkk

In case it’s your special day, here’s how you can amp things up for #QuarantineBirthday.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Brandi Milloy-Simon (@brandimilloy) on

Because your wardrobe can lack colour, but your breakfast really shouldn’t…

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by MunchyMumbai™ (@munchymumbai) on

Feeling crafty at 8am? Check this out.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by @shayskitch on

This person who OD-ed on maple syrup (probably thinking it’s milk)

@foodieloony

Pancake cereal!!🥞🥞 #pancake #pancakes #pancakecereal #cerealpancake #breakfast #food #cooking #fyp #fypage

♬ Tadow – Masego & FKJ

When pancake cereal gets an upgrade.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Tomatoes With Lemon (@tomatoeswithlemon) on

Happy birthday to me….

@fabulous.zed

Birthday cake substitute 😌 #fy #foryoupage #fyp #cerealpancake #birthday #quarantine #foryou #pancakes #fypシ #4you #trending

♬ Celebrate the Good Times – conner.boi

This lady who’s taken the trend to level 2.0….

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Cathy ☾ (@sugarrrandsspice) on

We can’t decide what to do: Stop our brain from flipping (all thanks to these quarantine trends) or stop ourselves from flipping these mini cakes?

Photographs: Instagram (@the_lazyfoodie, @thehealthyavo, @sugarrandsspice)