Blueberry Compote Topping for Pancakes and Waffles

This blueberry compote is an easy way to swap maple syrup for a lower sugar option while also including antioxidants from the blueberries. Add this on top of your pancakes and waffles

Blueberry Compote Topping for Pancakes

Addie Roberts | August 1, 2019

  • Prep time: 2 minutes
  • Cook time: 10 minutes
  • Total time: 12 minutes

Servings: 4 servings


  • 1 cup blueberries
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 2 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp 100% maple syrup


  1. Place all ingredients in a sauce pan over medium high heat on the stove
  2. Cover the sauce pan with a lid and wait for the mixture to boil
  3. Using a large spoon or potato masher, mash the blueberries in the mixture
  4. Continue to cook for ~3-5 more minutes
  5. Remove from heat and top pancakes or waffles