Cheeky Christmas Breakfast

Christmas is almost here, and what better way to start your morning

then a stack of pancakes covered in maple syrup and Australian Tawny.



  • 2cups all-purpose flour

  • 4teaspoons baking powder

  • 2teaspoons sugar

  • 1⁄4teaspoon cinnamon

  • 2cups milk

  • 2tablespoons water

  • 1⁄4teaspoon vanilla

  • 1 1/2 teaspoons of tawny port

  • Bananas to serve

  • Maple syrup to serve


  1. Mix all the dry ingredients.

  2. Add the milk, water, tawny and vanilla.

  3. Mix well, but don't over stir; a few lumps are okay.

  4. Flip the pancake when bubbles form. Keep the heat medium to medium low; they burn fast.

Let's talk about the star of the breakfast, Seppeltsfield Grand Tawny, minimum average age 10 years.

Let's not use the P word, were drinking Tawny here.

What is Tawny?

Tawny is the name given to Australia's most popular fortified wine style, formerly referred to as 'Tawny Port'.