12Apr

Brunch Recipe: Citrus Ricotta Pancakes

April 12, 2017 by Golden Door

Spring is the perfect season for a weekend brunch gathering! Bring the Golden Door straight into your home with this light yet delicious pancake recipe. These pancakes are served to our guests for breakfast and now you can treat your friends, family and yourself to the flavors of Golden Door!

 

CITRUS RICOTTA PANCAKES

YIELD 4 CUPS BATTER INGREDIENTS

1 cup ricotta cheese
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder

6 egg yolks
6 egg whites
1 cup milk
Orange zest
1⁄2 cup honey

METHOD

Whip egg whites to soft peaks.
Combine remaining wet ingredients.
Add wet ingredients to dry ingredients, fold egg whites into batter.
Heat griddle.
Pour 1⁄4 cup servings of batter onto griddle. Cook until done on one side. Flip and cook until done.

Nutrition per pancake: 120 calories, 5 grams protein, 16 grams carbohydrate, 5 grams fat, 80 mg cholesterol, 2 grams saturated fat, 9 grams sugar, 77 mg potassium, 80 mg sodium, 0 grams dietary fiber