Chocolate pancakes!

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Try this recipe for delicious chocolate pancakes! Oh, and while you’re at it, send some over! mmmm

 

1 cup milk
1 egg
2 tablespoons butter or 2 tablespoons margarine, melted
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1/4 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 tablespoons powdered sugar
strawberry preserves or sliced strawberries or sweetened whipped cream (optional)
Directions:

1
In a small bowl, combine milk, egg and butter; whisk until blended.
2
In another bowl, combine flour, cocoa powder, sugar, baking soda and salt; mix well.
3
Add milk mixture; whisk just until dry ingredients are moistened.
4
(Batter will be slightly lumpy.) Heat griddle over medium heat until hot.
5
(Drops of water will sizzle, then evaporate.) For each pancake, pour scant 1/4 cup batter into griddle.
6
Cook 1-2 minutes or until batter is set around edges.
7
Carefully turn over pancake; cook 1-2 minutes or until pancakes are cooked through.
8
Repeat with remaining batter.
9
Sprinkle pancakes with powdered sugar; serve warm with desired toppings.
10
(I use a star shaped mold, placed on grill. You must spray mold with vegetable oil) Try using metal star shaped cookie cutters!