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donna

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Was Cinderella really stirring up pumpkin recipes with her wand instead of that legendary coach? We hope so!

We love all things pumpkin. Godey's Lady's Book published this autumn recipe in 1864;

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Found these pancakes in "The Heart of New England" site under Pumpkin recipes.

1/2 cup unbleached all purpose flour
1/2 cup whole wheat flour
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon light brown sugar
1 egg
3/4 cup milk
1/2 cup pumpkin puree
1 tablespoon butter, melted
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon

Rest of recipe at:

http://www.theheartofnewengland.com/food-Pumpkin-Pancakes.html
 
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Zella

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Oh I bet that's wonderful! :smile:

Will have to try this. My pancakes always end up misshapen. They still taste good, but they always look vaguely mutant. :cry:

On a side note, I initially thought that pudding recipe was the pancake recipe. So, I thought these pancakes had wine in them, and it made me think they really knew how to start the day back then. :bounce:
 
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We get the combined breakfast and split it. I take the pancakes and my husband has the eggs, meat and toast. We get coffee and all for $15.00. It is plenty for us.
We go to Burger King get the twofor deal on the sausage croissants,a small hashbrown and 2 senior coffees all for $6.34 tax included and no tip.
 

donna

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We go to Bo jangles and get ham biscuits and coffee for about $6. No tip either.

Also if we go to Sids for bagesl and coffee only about $6.00 and no tip.

They both good reasonable breakfasts.
 
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Was Cinderella really stirring up pumpkin recipes with her wand instead of that legendary coach? We hope so!

We love all things pumpkin. Godey's Lady's Book published this autumn recipe in 1864;

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Found these pancakes in "The Heart of New England" site under Pumpkin recipes.

1/2 cup unbleached all purpose flour
1/2 cup whole wheat flour
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon light brown sugar
1 egg
3/4 cup milk
1/2 cup pumpkin puree
1 tablespoon butter, melted
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon

Rest of recipe at:

http://www.theheartofnewengland.com/food-Pumpkin-Pancakes.html
I found this recipe for pumpkin pudding from "The Virginia Housewife" (1860)

www.vintagerecipes.net/books/virginia_housewife/pumpkin_pudding_3.php
 

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Donna. I find your recipe for pumpkin pancakes very interesting and delicious. I never saw a pancake recipe amalgamating wheat flour and unbleached flour together. I am also surprised that a touch of nutmeg was not included as one of the ingredients. Pumpkin pancakes are absolutely delicious on a fall or winter morning for breakfast. David.
 
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