Who says that breakfast can’t be fun? If you’re looking to spice up your mornings, you can turn your regular pancakes into a cheerful rainbow with just a little bit of food coloring. Add ingredients such as fruit and butter like you would with regular pancakes. You can also add colored Karo syrup to add more excitement to this dish.

Rainbow Pancakes

  • Prep Time:7 minutes
  • Cook Time:10 minutes
  • Total Time:17 minutes
  • Servings:1-5
  • Easy

    Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup pancake mix (each pancake)
  • Food Coloring
  • Water (or Milk)
  • Cooking Spray
Photo by Alyson Kay
Photo by Alyson Kay

Step 1

Mix water and pancake mix in a bowl.

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Photo by Alyson Kay

Step 2

Mix in food coloring.

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Photo by Alyson Kay

Step 3

Spray cooking spray onto the pan and put pancake mix onto the pan. Flip pancake when half done.

 

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Photo by Alyson Kay

Step 4

Repeat with other pancakes.

#SpoonTip: Wash the bowl and pan after each pancake to prevent colors from mixing and brown grease.

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Photo by Alyson Kay

Colored Syrup

  • Prep Time:5 minutes
  • Cook Time:0 minutes
  • Total Time:5 minutes
  • Servings:1-5
  • Easy

    Ingredients

  • Light Karo Syrup
  • Food Coloring

Step 1

Mix Karo Syrup and a few drops of food coloring.

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Photo by Alyson Kay

Step 2

Enjoy!

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Photo by Alyson Kay