Orange Pancakes

From Inn at Occidental in Occidental, California

Not really a pancake lover? Prepare to be converted with this outrageously delicious orange pancakes recipe from the Inn at Occidental. Throw in a big handful of cranberries (fresh or defrosted) for a festive addition.

Pancake Ingredients

  • 2 cups Flour
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 2 tsps Baking Soda
  • 1/4 cup Sugar
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 3/4 cups Orange Juice
  • 1/4 cup Butter, melted


Mix dry ingredients.Beat eggs, then add orange juice & butter. Mix well. Add to dry ingredients. Spoon onto hot greased griddle.When bubbles form on surface, flip.Cook until browned on both sides. Serve with Orange Syrup (recipe below).

Orange Syrup Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup Butter, melted
  • 3 tbsps Cornstarch
  • 2/3 cup Sugar
  • 1 oz Orange Zest
  • 1 pt Orange Juice


Melt the butter with the cornstarch for 1 minute. Cool.Heat juice and add.Stir until thickened.Add sugar.Bring to boil.Simmer 5 min. Add maple syrup to taste.

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