Scary Pancakes

Begin the day with a “Boo!” Ghostly pancakes with orange-flavored syrup are frightfully fun for breakfast.

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  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 8
 

Ingredients

1
container (6 oz) Yoplait® Original 99% fat free orange crème yogurt
1/4
cup maple-flavored syrup
2
cups all-purpose baking mix
1 1/4
cups milk
1
egg
1
teaspoon unsweetened baking cocoa
1
teaspoon sugar

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  • 1 In small bowl, mix yogurt and maple syrup until well blended. Set aside.
  • 2 In medium bowl, mix baking mix, milk and egg until well blended. In small bowl, mix 2 tablespoons of the batter, the cocoa and sugar until well blended.
  • 3 Heat large nonstick electric griddle or 12-inch nonstick skillet to 375°F. Oil hot griddle.
  • 4 For each pancake, drop three 1/4 to 1/2-inch drops of dark batter about 1 to 1 1/2 inches apart forming eyes and mouth of ghost. Cook about 30 seconds. Immediately pour 1/4 cup regular batter; start the pour to cover the “eyes and mouth” and continue the pour downward to form an irregular ghostly shape. Cook 1 to 2 minutes or until pancake is puffed and dry around edges. Turn pancake; cook about 1 minute longer or until other side is golden brown. Serve with syrup mixture.
  • 1 In small bowl, mix yogurt and maple syrup until well blended. Set aside.
  • 2 In medium bowl, mix baking mix, milk and egg until well blended. In small bowl, mix 2 tablespoons of the batter, the cocoa and sugar until well blended.
  • 3 Heat large nonstick electric griddle or 12-inch nonstick skillet to 375°F. Oil hot griddle.
  • 4 For each pancake, drop three 1/4 to 1/2-inch drops of dark batter about 1 to 1 1/2 inches apart forming eyes and mouth of ghost. Cook about 30 seconds. Immediately pour 1/4 cup regular batter; start the pour to cover the “eyes and mouth” and continue the pour downward to form an irregular ghostly shape. Cook 1 to 2 minutes or until pancake is puffed and dry around edges. Turn pancake; cook about 1 minute longer or until other side is golden brown. Serve with syrup mixture.

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Any flavor of yogurt can be substituted for the orange flavor.

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NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
200
(
Calories from Fat
50),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
6%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
Trans Fat
1/2g
1/2%
),
Cholesterol
30mg
30%;
Sodium
470mg
470%;
Total Carbohydrate
33g
33%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
12g
12%
),
Protein
5g
5%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
15%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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