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Corn Meal Pancakes

Liven up your breakfast or brunch with these hearty corn meal pancakes. Serve warm with maple syrup. Check out the cheese and onion pancake variation for a more savory recipe.

Corn Meal Pancakes
  • Prep Time
  • Cooking Time
  • Skill Level
    Easy
  • Makes
    8
    to 10 pancakes
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Ingredients

  • 1 cup yellow corn meal
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon (optional)
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 cup NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
  • Maple syrup or applesauce

Instructions

COMBINE corn meal, honey and salt in medium bowl. Slowly stir in boiling water. Cover; let stand for 10 minutes. Stir in flour, baking powder and cinnamon just until blended.

PREHEAT griddle or skillet. Lightly grease griddle or skillet.

COMBINE egg and evaporated milk in a small bowl; add to corn meal mixture. Spoon 1/3 cup batter for each pancake onto prepared griddle or skillet; cook for about 1 minute or until bubbles appear. Turn; continue to cook for 1 to 2 minutes or until golden. Repeat with remaining batter. Serve warm with maple syrup.

FOR CHEESE AND ONION CORN MEAL PANCAKES:
ADD
½ cup (2 ounces) shredded cheddar or mozzarella cheese and ¼ cup finely chopped onions to batter; stir just until blended. Proceed as above.