Zesty Orange Maple Pancakes

Hey everyone, are you looking for a super simple pancake but with a little zing? Then this is the recipe for you! This pancake recipe uses orange juice and orange zest, and combined with a super sweet maple glaze, you'll love the kick that comes from these pancakes to get your day started!

  • 1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp orange zest
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup maple syrup
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp orange zest
  1. Preheat oven to 200 F.
  2. In a bowl, combine the dry ingredients together and in another bowl combine the wet ingredients together. Add more flour/milk as necessary to make a thick batter. 
  3. Heat a pan on medium heat with some oil or butter.
  4. Pour 1/4 cup of your batter onto the pan. Cook for 2-3 minutes until you start getting big bubbles, then flip the pancake. Reduce the heat to medium-low and cook for 1-2 minutes. 
  5. Transfer your pancake onto a baking sheet and keep it warm in your oven. Repeat steps 5-6 for the remainder of your batter.
  6. To make the glaze, heat a pot and pour in the maple syrup. Add the remaining orange zest and vanilla extract. 
  7. Lay out your pancakes on a plate and pour the glaze on top. Serve hot and enjoy :) 


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