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Gluten Free Pumpkin Yeast Pancakes

Gluten Free Pumpkin Yeast Pancakes
These pancakes are light, fluffy and have the perfect taste of autumn. They are the perfect way to start any fall morning.




  • 1 cup warm milk (110-115°F)
  • 1 (0.25oz) package (7g) or 2 1/4 teaspoons Red Star Active Dry Yeast
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup pumpkin
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 cup all-purpose gluten-free flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice


  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 3 tablespoons milk


  • In mixing bowl, whisk together warm milk and yeast. Let set for 5 minutes.
  • Whisk in eggs, pumpkin, oil and brown sugar.
  • Mix in flour, salt and pumpkin pie spice until ingredients are just incorporated.
  • Cover and let rise for 30 minutes.
  • Heat griddle or non-stick pan to medium-high heat. Spray will cooking spray or bit of canola oil.
  • Drop about 1/4 cup batter on to hot griddle and let cook until small bubbles form on surface. Flip and let cook for another 1-2 minutes, or until lightly golden brown.
  • Repeat with remaining batter.
  • Whisk together glaze ingredients, adding more/less milk to achieve desired consistency.
  • Drizzle glaze over warm pancakes and serve immediately.


Recipe by Jenna Edmiston.

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Review & Comments

Kathy Westphal | Reply

Is Red Star Active Dry Yeast gluten-free and safe for celiacs?

Red Star Yeast | Reply

Hi Kathy – Yes it is. You can find more information on our active dry yeast products here:
Happy baking!

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