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Grinch Pancakes Recipe

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Make a stack of this Grinch Pancakes Recipe for the family! The whole family will love waking up to these fun and festive pancakes! Grinch recipes are the best to make!

You can make these for Christmas morning or even breakfast for dinner. When you have a recipe that is this delicious, it’s perfect anytime you want to make it.

I’m always amazed at how much everyone loves colored pancakes. Not only are they fun to eat, but they’re super fun to see stacked on a plate as well.

Grinch Pancakes Recipe

If you have pancake fans in the house, they’ll love this yummy recipe. It’s green, just like the Grinch himself, and the red hearts on top are tasty, too.

You can drench these pancakes in syrup, put a whipped cream on top, or even melt and drizzle on a bit of chocolate. The point is that there is no wrong way to eat these pancakes!

Whip these Christmas pancakes up and watch the kids love every bite. They’re so much fun to make and even more fun to eat!

How do I freeze pancakes?

Freezing pancakes is a simple and efficient way to ensure that you always have this beloved breakfast food on hand.

To properly freeze pancakes, it is important to allow them to cool to room temperature. Once cooled, stack the pancakes with a piece of parchment paper in between each one. This will prevent them from sticking together.

Next, wrap the stack of pancakes tightly in plastic wrap or aluminum foil. Be sure to label the package with the date and contents. Pancakes can be stored in the freezer for up to six months.

When ready to enjoy, thaw the pancakes in the refrigerator overnight and reheat them in the microwave or toaster oven.

Following these steps, you can easily freeze pancakes and have a delicious breakfast ready immediately.

Specialty Ingredients:

The following ingredients are affiliate links on Amazon because they may be a bit hard to find in your normal store.  I wanted you to be able to see exactly which things we are using.

Reminder, not all ingredients in the Green Pancakes Recipe are linked above, just the ones that may be a bit difficult to find or that you might be unsure of what to look for

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The following items can be found in my kitchen here at Miller Manor. Simply click the image that interests you – yes, they do contain affiliate links.

Must Have Resources:

When making Pancakes with Green Food Coloring at home, you really need to have the following Amazon affiliate tools on hand.

Clockitchen 7-Mold Pancake Pan Nonstick Breakfast Griddle, Gas Compatible,9.7 inch BlackWhiskware Pancake Batter Bottle with BlenderBall Wire Whisk, Pancake Batter Dispenser Bottle for Baking Pancakes, Cupcakes, Muffins, Crepes, and MoreNorpro 1417R Grip-EZ Flexible Pancake Spatula Red, 33.5cm x 16cm x 13cmAmazon Brand - Happy Belly Pancake Syrup, Original Flavor, 12 Fl Oz


Make it a Meal:

If you are ready to take charge of your meals for the day and week, it’s time to give meal planning a try! You’ll love how simple it is – and it will take a load off your plate!

Vegetable Side: Thai Sweet Asparagus Recipe

Starch Side: Brown Rice using White Rice

Refreshing Drink: Pumpkin Pie Mocktail Recipe

Don’t forget Dessert: Witch’s Brew Black Cupcakes Recipe

Best Breakfast Recipes:

Once you make this Grinch Breakfast Recipe, you will want to see all the other recipes you can make for breakfast. Here are a few of my favorite flavors to start the day!

This Banana Protein Pancakes Recipe is loaded with protein and a simple, easy recipe.

Make these Mini Peanut Butter Banana Muffins Recipe for a fun flavor.

You will love this Easy Breakfast Casserole – perfect comfort food!

Try this Huevos Rancheros Breakfast Cup recipe. I bet you’ll love it!

Cheese Toast is a great way to start the day! So many fun flavors!

If you want a prep ahead, this Potato Sausage Breakfast Casserole Recipe is the best.

Gather the ingredients to make this Blueberry Muffin Mix Pancakes Recipe!

What are good toppings for homemade pancakes?

A popular choice is fresh fruit such as blueberries, strawberries, or sliced bananas. Adding nuts such as pecans or almonds, can provide an additional crunch while sprucing up the nutritional value.

If one desires a sweeter option, drizzling honey or maple syrup over the stack can satisfy that craving.

Lastly, for those who want to turn up the decadence, chocolate chips or whipped cream can top off a stack of pancakes in a mouth-watering way.

More Grinch Recipes:

Grinch Pancakes Recipe

Grinch Pancakes Recipe

Yield: 6
Prep Time: 3 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 13 minutes

Make a giant stack of these Grinch Pancakes!


  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 tablespoons melted unsalted butter or vegetable oil
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • Candy Hearts


  1. Mix all the ingredients, minus the candy hearts, in a mixing bowl.
  2. Warm up the griddle or skillet.
  3. Use a 1/4-1/3 measuring cup and scoop out the pancake batter. Place it on the buttered griddle.
  4. Cook each pancake side for a few minutes.
  5. Add the candy hearts before flipping. Press them slightly into the batter. (You will know when to flip the pancakes when you start seeing little bubbles popping up)
  6. Add a bit of cool whip or syrup to the cooked pancakes.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 200Total Fat: 10gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 44mgSodium: 371mgCarbohydrates: 23gFiber: 1gSugar: 7gProtein: 5g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix on 11/3/2023

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