Strawberry Pancakes with Mini Chocolate Chips
Adults and kids alike will fall in love with these bright colored, neon pink pancakes. Strawberry Pancakes with Mini Chocolate Chips are perfect to serve your sweetie “breakfast in bed” on Valentine’s Day, a child’s birthday or even for Mom on Mother’s Day or Dad on Father’s Day.
Made From Scratch
Strawberry chocolate chip pancakes are made from scratch using white whole wheat flour, creamy strawberry yogurt, neon pink food coloring and mini chocolate chips to name just a few ingredients. If you want to make this recipe even easier, make this recipe for strawberry pancakes with your favorite boxed of complete pancake/waffle mix.
To make strawberry pancakes extra special, try substituting fresh strawberry purée, pressed through a few layers of cheesecloth in place of the creamy strawberry yogurt. The purpose of pressing the puréed strawberries through cheesecloth is to remove some of the seeds.
- 1 1/2 cups white
whole wheat flour
- 3 tablespoons
- 1 teaspoon
- 1/2 teaspoon
- 1/4 teaspoon
- 2/3 cup
creamy strawberry yogurt
- 3/4 cup
- 3 tablespoons
- 1 teaspoon strawberry extract, optional
- few drops
neon pink gel food coloring
- 1 cup
mini chocolate chips
- 1 1/2 cups
sliced fresh strawberries, optional
- Heat griddle to 375º Lightly grease with oil.
- In a large bowl, mix flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt; set aside.
- In a medium bowl beat eggs, strawberry yogurt, water, oil and strawberry extract if using, with wire whisk until blended. Pour egg mixture into flour mixture. Add few drops of neon pink gel food coloring. Stir until moistened. Scoop batter using a large ladle and pour onto griddle. With the back of a spoon, spread into a circle. Sprinkle with mini chocolate chips. Cook a few minutes or until edges begin to brown and bubbles appear on top surface. Flip over and cook until golden brown. Serve with sliced fresh strawberries, additional strawberry yogurt and a berry syrup.
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