candy cane pancakes

it's christmas morning in our house and there is no shortage of smiling faces, holiday music and mimosa's going around.
the excitement over santas visit from last night is slowly subsiding as the kids take stock in all their new toys.
with stockings and presents opened, all attention is now directed to breakfast.
and obviously pancakes on are the menu today.
candy cane pancakes.
white, red, and a dusting of peppermint makes for a festive start to the day ahead.

merry christmas from edible life in yyc.

candy cane pancakes

favourite pancake recipe or store bought mix
red food colouring
candy canes, crushed.
whipped topping

split prepared pancake batter into two bowls.
in one bowl add in red food colouring and fold in crushed candy cane pieces in other bowl.

preheat nonstick skillet over medium heat.
add batter in scant 1/4 cupfuls and cook till bubbles form on the top.  flip and cook for an additional minute.
assemble one white pancake and one red pancake.  top with whipped cream and additional candy cane dust.



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