Don Ham and Veggie lunch goodness

Do your kids love pancakes?  Little pancakes or Pikelets of any flavour and my kids will devour them!  Make Pikelets  with DON® Thinly Sliced Honey Ham and you have a delicious, easy lunch box of tasty goodness. 

Ham and Vegetable Lunch box Pikelets Recipe

My three year old loves to shred veggies but you can grate them if you'd prefer.  We use the DON® Thinly Sliced Honey Ham for this one the subtle honey sweetness make them very tasty.  


Ham and Vegetable lunch box pancakes


100g DON® Thinly Sliced Honey Ham

1 cup shredded carrot

1 cup shredded zucchini

1/4 cup finely chopped red capsicum

1 tbsp fresh finely chopped chives

1 cup plain flour

2 tsp baking powder

1/2 cup milk

1 egg

1 - 2 tbsp Oil for cooking

Salt and Pepper to taste



In a large bowl add your flour and baking powder.

Lightly whisk your egg and add that to flour.

Add the milk and whisk till you have a smooth batter.

Roughly chop up the DON® Thinly Sliced Honey Ham and add it to the batter.

Add in the shredded carrot, zucchini and the chopped capsicum.

Add the Chives and salt and pepper.

Mix throughly till its all combined.

Heat a fry pan or skillet over medium heat and add oil. 

Spoon in mixture and flip 1 - 2 minutes till both sides are cooked.

Give batter a stir after a few pikelets to remix any settled ingredients

Allow to cool before refrigerating or putting into lunch boxes. 


Looking for Lunch box inspiration?  DON® range of conveniently packaged ham make school lunches easy and tasty! 

You can whip up these delicious pancakes or a delicious ham sandwich in no time.

Check out the quality, tasty and easy range here on the DON® website :


Ham and Vegetable Little Pancakes


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