I was lucky enough to find a bottle of Key Lime juice at my local commissary. I had to buy it!
I went on a cruise a few years ago and one our stops was Key West, FL. Unfortunately , we were on there for a few hours and the only place I got to visit was Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville. I still loved Key West though. And I left with
I pondered for a few days what make with this great find. There are so many choices. Expect to see a few more recipes including key lime juice.
These pancakes are light and fluffy with a slight key lime flavor.
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Key Lime Pancakes
basic pancake recipe adapted from food.com
1 1/4 cups AP flour (sifted 2-3 times)
3 Tablespoons sugar
3/4 teaspoons salt
2 teaspoons baking powder (fresh is best)
2/3 cups milk
3 Tablespoons vegetable oil
2/3 cup key lime juice
Zest of one lime
In a small bowl whisk together milk, egg, oil, and key lime juice.
In a large bowl, combine sifted flour, sugar, salt, baking powder, and lime zest.
Slowly whisk wet ingredients into dry until well combined.
Spray pan with cooking spray and heat to medium-low heat.
Once pan is hot, pour about 1/2 cup of pancake batter on to pan.
Flip pancake once bubbles have begun to form.
Cook until both sides are a light brown.
Serve with whipped cream, powdered sugar/milk glaze, and maple syrup.