Smiley Blueberry Pancake faces
•¾ c. whole wheat flour
•1 tbsp. sugar
•1 tsp. baking powder
•½ tsp. salt
•1 tbsp. margarine
•¾ c. milk
•½ c. blueberries, washed and drained
•extra margarine for the pan
measuring cups: 1/4 c., 1/2 c.
measuring spoons: tsp., tbsp.
1.In a large bowl, sift together the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt. Set the bowl aside.
2.Melt the margarine in a small saucepan.
3.Crack the egg into a medium-size bowl, then add the milk and melted margarine.
4.Whisk egg mixture until it is well mixed.
5.Add the flour mixture to the egg mixture. Whisk again until both mixtures are blended together.
6.Put extra margarine in the saucepan and heat it on the stovetop on medium heat. It is hot enough when the margarine starts to bubble.
7.Use a measuring cup or a small ladle to spoon the batter into the pan. Put some blueberries on top of each pancake.
8.Cook your pancakes on medium heat until small bubbles appear on the top.
9.Use a spatula to see when your pancakes are light brown on the bottom. When they are, flip them over with the spatula.
10.Cook for another few minutes until the pancakes are light brown on the other side.
11.Remove your pancakes and put them on plates to enjoy!
Variations and suggestions:
Have fun with this and see what funny faces you can create.
Additional fruit such as bananas and strawberries can be added to the top of the pancake after being cooked to create a funny face.
Eat your pancakes with powdered sugar, cinnamon, maple syrup, jelly, or fruit on top.
Pairs Well With
Serving size: 3 or 4 medium pancakes
Nutritional analysis (per serving):
11 g protein
9 g fat
52 g carbohydrate
3 g fiber
108 mg cholesterol
915 mg sodium
270 mg calcium
2.8 mg iron
Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.