Festive Homemade Red Velvet Pancakes!

The Mountain Life Team Blogger December 2, 2014

Festive Red Velvet PancakesWith preparation for the holiday’s in full swing…we thought we’d share one of our favorite Christmas breakfast dishes with you & your family in mind.  If you’re like me, planning our ideas within our busy schedule is the only way we can make things happen.  So plan & prepare & be the Christmas morning hero…2nd place to Santa that is.

How does yummy red velvet pancakes sound to top off the Christmas morn?   Think about how scrumptous these will be after you’ve worked up a fierce appetite opening all those Christmas gifts.  Just prepare the batches like the recipe recommends & you’ll be ready to go after Santa makes his debut.  What’s your favorite Christmas breakfast recipes?  Share yours…we’d love to hear from you! #ChristmasRecipe #TMLTFavoriteRecipes #TheMountainLifeTeam

Ingredients

10 cups all purpose flour

1-1/4 cups sugar

2/3 cup baking cocoa

6 teaspoons baking soda

4 teaspoons baking powder

5 teasppns salt

Additional Ingredients for each batch

2 cups buttermilk

2 eggs

2 tablespoons red food coloring

Syrup of your choice

Directions

1. In a large bowl, combine the first 6 ingredients.  Place 2 cups in each of 5 resealable plastic bags or containers.  Store in acool dry place for up to 6 months. Yield: 5 batches (10 cups mix)

2. To Prepare Pancakes: Pour mix into a large bowl.  In a small bowl, whisk the buttermilk, eggs & food coloring, stir into dry ingredients just until moistened.

3. Pour batter by 1/4 cupfuls onto a greased hot griddle; turn when bubbles form on top. Cook until second side is golden brown. Serve with cool whip & any kind of berries you like OR just butter & syrup of your choice.  Be creative & have create a santa beard or hat!  Use your imagination to create the best Christmas breakfast dish ever!

Recipe compliments of tasteofhome.com.