Pink Ombre Pancakes

Pink Ombre Pancakes are simple to make and such a pretty breakfast! Serve them to your sweetheart for Valentine's Day or any occasion!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes


  • 2 cups pancake mix prepared according to package directions
  • pink gel food coloring
  • maple syrup
  • whipped cream
  • conversation hearts optional


  1. Prepare pancake mix according to package directions (or make homemade).

  2. Using 3 small bowls, divide pancake mix into 3 bowls evenly.

  3. In the first bowl, add a small drop of food coloring, in the second bowl, add a little more, and then a little more to the third bowl. Mix with fork to combine.

  4. Preheat a griddle, and pour 1/3 cup of pancake mix onto the griddle; repeating for all shades. When pancakes are bubbling, carefully flip to the other side. Cook for 30 more seconds, remove.

  5. Stack 2 of each shade on top of each other, then drizzle maple syrup on top and add whipped cream. Add conversation hearts if desired.