Pancake Contest April 2020

Whole Wheat Banana Bread Pancakes

By Meghan Hudak

2 cups whole wheat flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup brown sugar
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
2/3 cup milk
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
3 large ripe bananas, mashed
2 tablespoons butter, melted

In a large bowl, combine flour, baking powder, sugar, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Add milk and vanilla extract. The mixture will still be dry. Add in mashed bananas and butter; stir until batter is somewhat smooth.

Heat a skillet or grilled on medium heat. Using a 1/3 cup measure, spoon batter into rounds and cook until bubbles form on top – about 2-3 minutes. Flip and cook for a minute or two more.

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…to feed an army!

Whole Wheat Healthy Pancake Recipe

By Geoff Solomon

Please note that the recipe, as written, triples the original recipe. Handwritten notes to the right quadruple the recipe, and with baby #8 due in June, computations are underway to quintuple the recipe. Recipe should it be entered under the healthy category, unless there’s a prolific category…

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Beverly’s Gourmet Pancakes

By Kathleen Fitzgerald

2 cups ricotta cheese
2 eggs
3/4 cup Bisquick
1/4 cup sugar
1 tsp lemon juice
Blueberry topping (recipe follows)

Heat griddle to 400 degrees, lightly grease griddle with a combination of butter and vegetable oil.

Combine all ingredients, mix until flour is incorporated. Drop by spoonfuls onto prepared griddle. Turn pancake when edges are dry and golden brown. Turn only once.

1 can blueberries
1 Tbsp sugar
2 tsp corn starch

In medium saucepan combine ingredients. Cook over low to medium heat, stirring constantly until thickened. Spoon over pancakes.

This recipe was inspired by a similar recipe of a colleague, Beverly Pajer, who made pancakes for all of the teachers and staff at Hospital Homebound School for Christmas in 1998.

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Eat, Pray, Swim Sunday

Eat, Pray, Swim Pancake

By Samantha Zaino

1. Make your pancake using your favorite recipe.
2. Gather some fun ingredients.
3. Assemble and wallah, you have the final product. Eat Pray Swim Sunday. Notice pastor Tom is the white bunny giving his sermon to all his chicks and bunnies. The pink bunny under the awning on the left is Geno with his apron. Beyond in the back is the dock, the lake with a few buoy’s and an extra friend.

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