Turkey Baster as Pancake Shaper

Leaf shaped pancakesLevi Brown

Use a baster full of batter to squeeze custom pancakes onto the griddle. Start with easy letters and shapes, then work up to more complicated designs, like these leaves. (The trick is to draw the outlines and veins first, let them brown, then fill in the gaps with more batter.)

Read More About:New Uses for Old Things

Related Content

How To: Prepare a Turkey

How to Prepare a Turkey

Preparing a turkey for roasting is a simple task, no matter how big the bird. Learn a few basic techniques, such as how to tuck turkey wings, and you'll be ready to impress the whole family at your Thanksgiving dinner.

What do you think about this article? Share your own solutions and ideas

View Earlier Comments
Advertisement

Quick Tip

Parmesan

If you don’t have a Parmesan rind on hand, try stirring in ¼ cup grated Parmesan just before serving.