It’ll be a piece of (pan)cake…Part 1
So, when I looked again, the pink postit of yesterday’s post turned out to be blue – and here it is in this picture, where it looks green. My assistants were ready to assist and we gathered all the necessary ingredients:
This recipe has a secret ingredient. The secret ingredient is syrup.
Not secret any more…
One of my major flaws in previous attempts was, apparently, my failure to dig a well for the egg. So here is the egg sitting in its well. And here is the mix once it has been whisked:
All that correct positioning of the egg and whisking has paid off – just look at the bubbles forming! My optimism begins to grow…
…only to be crushed with this!
Just like last pancake day, although admittedly not as bad, I manage to have a dark line around the side of the pancakes and a kind of unfortunate mottled effect… But this one showed promise, I felt:
And so I put the first batch out for closer inspection. They were “tiny” apparently.
However, they were all eaten…
and another batch were requested – and I was pleased with these four:
There is light at the end of the pancake tunnel, I believe. Although the children say, I’ll never be as good as Gran.