Serves a Crowd

Chocolate Cardamom Pancakes with OrangeĀ Glaze

January 29, 2011
3.5 Stars
Author Notes

The cocoa paired with the spiciness of the cardamom and the brightness of the orange glaze provides a perfect combination for a romantic breakfast. —Nestingproject

  • Makes 20 small pancakes
  • 2 cups self-rising flour
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon cardamom
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups whole milk
  • 5 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup orange juice
In This Recipe
  1. Combine the flour, cocoa powder, cardamom and 5 tbsp sugar in a mixing bowl
  2. Add eggs, and milk and whisk into the dry ingredients.
  3. In a skillet on medium to medium high heat, take a large cookie scoop and pour into the pan. Cook about a 2 minutes on each side.
  4. Add 1 cup of sugar and orange juice in a sauce pan on medium high heat. Cook until sugar dissolves and reduces down to a syrup like consistency.
  5. Plate the pancakes and garnish with mandarin orange slices and the orange glaze. Pair with thick-cut bacon on the side.

See what other Food52ers are saying.

  • drbabs
  • Constrained Cook
    Constrained Cook
  • Kitchen Butterfly
    Kitchen Butterfly

3 Reviews

drbabs February 1, 2011
Constrained C. February 1, 2011
Beautiful picture! I love the idea of sophisticated chocolate pancakes. Thanks for sharing!
Kitchen B. January 30, 2011
I've been meaning to make a pancake gateau/tower - well done