WE ARE NAKED BY NATURE

Simple & Tasty Vietnamese Pancake

Whip up these simple pancakes for dinner or lunch - light, tasty and perfect for using up leftover proteins!

vietnamese pancake recipe healthy vegetarian

Vietnamese Pancake With Sweet Chilli Sauce

Recipe by Brittany Darling, Accredited Nutritionist + Herbalist.

Dairy Free & Vegan (Optional)

Serves 4.

Ingredients

For the pancake: 
  • 1 1/4 cups of rice flour* 
  • 2 tsp cornflour* 
  • 1 tsp turmeric powder*
  • 1 pinch of salt* 
  • 400ml can of coconut milk 
  • 1 cup of water 
  • Coconut oil* for cooking 
 For the sauce: 
  • Juice from 1 lime 
  • 1 clove of garlic, crushed 
  • 1/2 cup of Tamari* or soy sauce 
  • 2 tsp coconut sugar* 
  • 1 red chilli, sliced 
  • 1/2 cup of warm water
For the filling: 
  • Fresh mint leaves 
  • Fresh coriander leaves
  • Daikon radish 
  • Carrots
  • Bean sprouts 
  • Spring onions
  • Protein of choice (tofu cubes, tempeh slices, fried or hard-boiled eggs, pork, beef or shredded chicken). 

*available at Naked Foods

    Method

    1. Add all the pancake ingredients to a large bowl and whisk together until smooth. Set aside for 30 minutes. 

    2. Once the batter has sat for 30 minutes, add some coconut oil to a large frying pan and bring it to high heat.
    3. Pour a ladle of the batter into the pan, swirling around to coat the base and slightly up the sides of the pan. Let the batter cook for about 5 minutes, or until it is crispy round the sides and golden on the base. 
    4. Remove from the heat, scatter with your chosen fillings and then fold in half. 
    5. Repeat with the rest of the batter and ingredients. 
    6. Just before serving, drizzle with the sauce. 

    Let us know what you think by sharing your creations with #nakedfoods and @nakedfoods, or leave a comment below!

    vietnamese pancake recipe healthy vegetarian

    You Might Also Like...

    Watch Out, Avocado! Toast Just Hit A New Level.
    Watch Out, Avocado! Toast Just Hit A New Level.
    Toast just hit a whole new level! This beautiful plant-based dish is perfect for any meal - topped with creamy sunflower seed cream and smokey tamari mushrooms - it's nutritious, delicious and easy to
    Read More
    A Unique (and totally natural!) Father's Day Gift
    A Unique (and totally natural!) Father's Day Gift
    Natural, packaging-free, and cheaper than it's pre-made counterpart - this beard oil is the perfect way to indulge the men in your life. Personalise the scent and you've got a completely unique gift!
    Read More
    Chickpea and Peanut Butter Cookies
    Chickpea and Peanut Butter Cookies
    These are not your average chocolate chip cookies, and you'd never guess what the secret ingredient is! They're the perfect vegan, dairy-free sweet snack that will have you feeling guilt-free.
    Read More

    Leave a comment