Whole grain flour vs white flour

At Kodiak Cakes, there’s a reason we set out to restore the whole grain tradition of flapjacks – they are really good for you! Using whole grain flour instead of white flour in our mixes enables us to pack in more: B vitamins, which are vital to metabolism, and helping your body turn the food you eat into energy.iron, magnesium, and phosphorous, which help keep your body’s cells healthy.fiber, which helps you feel fuller longer, while providing you with many digestive health benefits. Since Read more...

Whole Grains Are Better

At Kodiak Cakes we often use the phrase Whole Grains Taste Better.  You can find the phrase on our packaging, on signs throughout our office, and instilled in everything we do here at Kodiak Cakes. Grains are a controversial food in modern society, so why have we made them such an important part of what we do? Some popular diet books say you should ditch wheat or gluten to shed pounds. But the USDA recommends eating grains daily, and at least half of those should be whole grains. Unless you have Read more...

The Dog Days of Summer are Almost over

Much to our dismay summer is quickly coming to an end, which means fall whether, busy mornings and crazy schedules are just around the corner.  While we can't help but get a little excited about fall whether and pumpkin pancakes, we are not looking forward to busy mornings, and schedules.  We reached out to soon to be mother of four, Erika Peterson from cleansimpleeats to see how she ensures her kids leave the house with full tummies. "During the school year, Kodiak Cakes is our number 1 breakfast Read more...

Camping Recipes & Tips

Summer is officially here, and we can't wait to take Kodiak Cakes on all of our outdoor adventures. #KodiakCakesfuelyouradventure  Whether you are going into the backcountry or just venturing out for some car camping, Kodiak Cakes is the perfect outdoor food.  They make cooking outdoors simple and fun! If you are exploring the backcountry with limited space we highly recommend getting an MSR Windburner stove (or similar).  They are small, light and make cooking pancakes while backpacking easy! Read more...