Apple Cherry German Pancake Recipe

This Apple Cherry German Pancake Recipe is made red tart cherries and tender apples, the most delicious breakfast dish for holiday entertaining! This post is sponsored by Oregon Fruit Products.

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Friends, do you want to WIN a beautiful 9×13 Le Creuset baking dish, and variety of Oregon Fruit Products to cook with in 2017? All the details are in this post today!

But first, as our friends and family come together around the table this holiday season, I can’t help but think of the different seasons in our lives. We’ve hosted new friends, since moving to our new home, and we’ve hosted old friends from back home. Some days are tender for some, because we all have hurts and divisions, but coming together for a meal brings a lot of healing.

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The table is the place to sit side by side, look across into each other’s eyes, and lament, share stories, encourage, feel, … heal, love.

We don’t always have to agree, and as long as there is respect in our home for those around our table, it’s a privilege to open our home and to be generous to so many visitors.

And to show that we care, and that we love you!

Hosting for breakfast

Last week we hosted 2 sets of overnight company. My favorite … every morning I made breakfast, we served coffee, and we sat around the table. For hours.

What is it about being fresh in the morning, when life is new and light?

It’s my privilege to think ahead (it takes planning to host out-of-town guests), to plan food for company, whether a delicious dish like today’s recipe, an overnight Ham Breakfast Casserole, or even a stylin’ yogurt bar with Pumpkin Seed Granola :)

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Red Tart Cherries

Today I’m sharing a delicious recipe made with apples and Oregon Fruit’s Red Tart Cherries. Which, by the way, there are many health benefits that align with tart cherries, and cans are available at national retailers, including Walmart.

Oregon Fruit carries many different varieties–Gooseberries, Blueberries, Red Raspberries, Blackberries, Red Sweet Cherries, and more–but my favorite are their Sweet Tart Cherries.

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Apple Cherry German Pancake Recipe

Whip up the ingredients, and bake like a giant German Pancake!

It’s dotted with tart cherries; the tender apple bake is sweetened with brown sugar, butter, and a little cinnamon.

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Pour the egg mixture on top.

Apple Cherry German Pancake Recipe at ReluctantEntertainer.com

You can serve as a breakfast, brunch, or potluck dish.

Perfect for the holidays!

Apple Cherry German Pancake Recipe at ReluctantEntertainer.com

Today’s HOLIDAY giveaway includes:

  • 9×13 Le Creuset baker (details of the color and exact style will be determined by Oregon Fruit Products)
  • Oregon Specialty Fruit coupons good for 1 can for every month in 2017!

How to win:

  • Leave a comment: What’s your favorite breakfast to serve for holiday guests? 
  • Pin this recipe (PIN below), and come back and let me know!

Contest ends 11/16/16 at midnight. Random winner chosen will be emailed with all details. Thank you!

Contest is closed. WINNER is Lisa S. Thanks for entering!

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Apple Cherry German Pancake Recipe

Prep Time20 mins
Total Time20 mins
Servings: 40 minutes

Ingredients

  • 4 to 5 medium tart apples sliced
  • 1 14 oz Oregon Specialty Fruit, Red Tart Cherries, drained
  • 6 Tbsp. brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon divided
  • 3 Tbsp. butter
  • 6 large eggs
  • 1-1/2 cups orange juice
  • 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp. salt
  • 2 Tbsp. brown sugar
  • Maple syrup optional

Instructions

  • In a large skillet, saute the apples, brown sugar, and 1 teaspoon cinnamon in butter until apples begin to soften, about 6-8 minutes. Transfer to a greased 13×9-in. baking dish.
  • Add a can of drained Oregon Red Tart Cherries.
  • In a blender, combine the eggs, orange juice, flour and salt; cover and process until smooth. Pour over apple mixture. Sprinkle with sugar and remaining cinnamon.
  • Bake, uncovered, at 425° for 20 minutes or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean.
  • Serve with syrup if desired. Yield: 8 servings.

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164 comments on “Apple Cherry German Pancake Recipe”

  1. Leftover pie!!

  2. french toast with bacon

  3. I love to make waffles with bluberries and whipped cream. Sausages on the side with maple syrup.

  4. Thanks for the awesome pin, Sandy! I added it to my breakfast board, can’t wait to try it (my hubs is German so he will love this one!) → https://www.pinterest.com/pin/385268943107904189/

  5. My favorite holiday breakfast is nutella cinnamon rolls made with homemade frosting!

  6. I love making cranberry orange pancakes for holiday breakfasts! Thanks for the chance!

  7. Fluffy pancakes with a homemade strawberry topping.

  8. Oh yum!  Pinned on my breakfast board.  My guys all like a make ahead red pepper, sausage and cheese overnight casserole.

  9. I pinned the recipe https://www.pinterest.com/pin/117445502762951086/.
    Thank you for the chance to win!

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