Peppermint Mocha Pancakes

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In honor of Christmas, I made this delicious pancakes with organic peppermint and local coffee and cocoa. I drizzled agave and topped them with organic candy canes that I bought at Freshmart. Each candy cane weight 14g and there are 14g of carbohydrates in each. I used about 7g of a candy cane for garnishing the pancackes.

Feel free to add to the batter pieces of dark chocolate or candy canes or both! They are great for a brunch in the Hollydays with your family.

Ingredients:                                                                                                                                               yield: 1 person

For the pancakes: 1/4cup whole wheat flour      1 egg      1/4tsp baking soda     sea salt     2tsp brown sugar       2T greek yogurt        1T cocoa powder        1/4tsp coffee flour      2drops mint essence

For the frosting: 1/2cup greek yogurt    1/2tsp cocoa powder      1T black cofffe

For the syrup: 2tsp agave     2drops mint essencePeppermint Mocha (2)

Procedure:                                                                                                                                                 Mix all the ingredients of the pancakes. Add black coffee until desired consistency. In a hot skillet, spray coconut oil and pour the batter of the desired size. Let them cook until bubbles appear and then flip them and let them cook other 30secs. Once done, put them in the serving dish.

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In a bowl, mix all the ingredients of the frosting until mixed well and soft. Put the frosting on top of the pancake tower.

Mix the mint with the agave and drizzle the pancakes.

Cut the candy cane and garnish the pancakes.

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Nutritional facts: 6g fat     46g carbohydrates     24g protein Peppermint Mocha (5)

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