Colorful Halloween Pancakes – 30 Days of Halloween 2017: Day 23

Halloween breakfast just got really colorful! Colorful Halloween Pancakes are the perfect way to start your Halloween holiday.

Colorful Halloween Pancakes

When I made this colorful stack of Halloween Pancakes my kids came in the kitchen and couldn’t belive what they were seeing. They thought these pancakes were the coolest things ever. I’m not going to lie, I had a lot of fun making these pancakes!

Colorful Halloween Pancakes

Colorful Halloween Pancakes

The key to getting the vibrant color of the pancakes is to get the batter just as vibrant. After making the batter, divide it into four bowls and color each one with neon green food coloring, purple food coloring, black food coloring, and orange food coloring. A little goes a long way so start with a small amount and mix really well.

Colorful Halloween Pancakes

And the key to getting even colors on the pancakes is to not cook them on too high of heat a nice medium-low (about 250°F) will allow them to cook slowly without getting a brown color on the outside.

Colorful Halloween Pancakes

Then you can stack and serve them how you like! They’re so much fun for Halloween breakfast or even Halloween dinner.

Colorful Halloween Pancakes
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Colorful Halloween Pancakes
Prep Time
30 mins
Cook Time
1 min
Total Time
31 mins
 

Halloween breakfast just got really colorful! Colorful Halloween Pancakes are the perfect way to start your holiday.

Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Servings: 12 pancakes
Ingredients
  • 2 c. flour
  • 2 Tbsp sugar
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 c. milk
  • 1 c. sour cream
  • 1/4 c. butter melted and cooled to room temperature
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • neon green food coloring
  • orange food coloring
  • black food coloring
  • purple food coloring
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, whisk together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. In a medium bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, sour cream, melted butter, and vanilla; add to flour mixture. 

  2. Divide batter into four bowls and add a different color of food coloring to each bowl. Add the food coloring until desired color is reached.

    Colorful Halloween Pancakes
  3. Heat a griddle over medium-low heat (about 250°F). Pour 1/4 c. batter on to heated griddle; flip when bubbles begin to pop. Continue to cook for another minute, or until the other side is cooked. You will get three pancakes in each color. Serve and enjoy! 

Recipe Notes

We used whipped topping, Halloween sprinkles, and candy eyeballs on some of our pancakes! 

Kitchen tools and gadgets needed to make this recipe:

Colorful Halloween Pancakes

Colorful Halloween Pancakes

I hope you love these Colorful Halloween Pancakes!

Come back tomorrow for a whole new Halloween recipe. You don’t want to miss it!

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Cupcake Diaries 5th-Annual "30 Days of Halloween"

This recipe is part of “30 Days of Halloween” 2017 here at Cupcake Diaries.

Take a look below at the other fun and festive recipes featured in this year’s series!


Colorful Halloween Pancakes

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