Denny s Red Velvet Pancake Puppies Recipe


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How To Make Denny s Red Velvet Pancake Puppies

Fluffy pancake bites filled with rich red velvet flavor, sprinkled with powdered sugar.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 20 minutes
Total: 35 minutes



  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tbsp red food coloring
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 4-5 cups vegetable oil (for frying)
  • Powdered sugar (for dusting)


  1. Preheat oil in a large frying pan to 350°F.

  2. In a mixing bowl, combine flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.

  3. In a separate bowl, whisk together the buttermilk, egg, food coloring, and vanilla extract.

  4. Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and stir until just combined.

  5. Use a cookie scoop to drop batter into hot oil and fry for 2-3 minutes or until golden brown.

  6. Remove Pancake Puppies from oil and place on a paper towel-lined plate to drain excess oil.

  7. Once cooled, dust with powdered sugar and serve warm.


  • Calories : 341kcal
  • Total Fat : 11g
  • Saturated Fat : 2g
  • Cholesterol : 51mg
  • Sodium : 626mg
  • Total Carbohydrates : 53g
  • Dietary Fiber : 2g
  • Sugar : 22g
  • Protein : 7g
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