Whisk together pancake mix, granulated sugar, powdered sugar, and baking powder in a large bowl. Add milk and 2 egg yolks; whisk just until combined. Set pancake batter aside.
Japanese-style pancakes, also commonly known as “hottokeki” (hotcakes). Japanese hotcakes are distinguished by their soufflé-like texture which creates a thick yet light and fluffy pancake. TikTok has brought this fun and delicious breakfast mainstream! Try out our recipe that incorporates sprinkles and whipped cream!
Servings and Ingredients
|¾ c. Hy-Vee complete pancake & waffle mix|
|2 tbsp. Hy-Vee granulated sugar|
|2 tbsp. Hy-Vee powdered sugar|
|¼ tsp. Hy-Vee baking powder|
|½ c. Hy-Vee whole milk|
|2 Hy-Vee large eggs, separated|
|2 Hy-Vee large egg whites|
|¼ tsp. Hy-Vee vanilla extract|
|½ c. rainbow jimmies, plus additional for garnish|
|½ c. water, divided|
|Hy-Vee frozen whipped topping, thawed, for garnish|
Things To Grab
- 2 Large mixing bowl
- Electric mixer
- Large nonstick skillet
- 2 (3×2-1/8-inch) metal rings
- Hy-Vee nonstick cooking spray
Beat 4 egg whites and vanilla in a large mixing bowl with an electric mixer on high until stiff peaks form (tips stand straight). Fold egg whites into pancake batter just until combined; do not overmix. Fold in 1/2 cup jimmies.
Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-low heat. Place 2 (3×2-1/8-inch) metal rings in skillet, with bottoms of rings resting flat in skillet. Spray rings with nonstick spray. Fill each ring with 3/4 cup batter. Pour 1/4 cup water in skillet outside of rings.
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Cover skillet and cook 15 to 18 minutes or until tops spring back. Turn over pancakes in metal rings. Cook, covered, 3 minutes more. Remove pancakes from skillet. Using a narrow metal spatula or table knife, loosen sides of pancakes from rings. Remove pancakes from rings; transfer to a serving plate. Repeat with remaining pancake batter and 1/4 cup water for steaming.
To serve, garnish pancakes with whipped topping, berries, and additional jimmies, if desired.
Amounts Per Serving
- Total Fat: 20g
- Cholesterol: 205mg
- Sodium: 680mg
- Total Carbohydrates: 92g
- Protein: 16g