Centrals Eggnog Christmas Day Orange-Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Ingredients
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/4 cups Central Eggnog
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 tablespoons Central Dairies Gold Margarine, melted and cooled
  • 1 tablespoon grated orange zest
  • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
Preparation
  1. Whisk together first 5 ingredients in a large bowl. Combine Central Dairies Egg Nog, egg, and Central Dairies Gold Margarine in a separate bowl; add to flour mixture, and whisk just until blended. Add 1 tablespoon orange zest and 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips to batter, and fold in gently. Transfer to a large measuring cup, and let stand 10 minutes.
  2. Pour 3 to 4 tablespoons of batter onto a hot, lightly greased griddle or nonstick pan. Cook until pancakes are covered with bubbles and edges turn brown. Turn and cook other side 2 minutes or until golden brown. Serve with your favorite maple syrup. Garnish: orange zest and chocolate