Chocolate pancakes from Janie's

Janie from the wonderful Janie's Cakes shares her recipe for chocolate pancakes!

Janie'sChocolate Pancakes

2 Cup sifted flour
3 Tablespoons sugar
1/4 Cup cocoa
3 Teaspoons baking powder
2/3 Teaspoon salt
3 Eggs, beaten
1 1/2 Cups milk
1/4 Cup butter, melted
1 Teaspoon vanilla
1/3 Cup finely chopped pecans, optional
Ice Cream
Hot Fudge Sauce

Combine first 5 ingredients; sift into bowl. Add eggs and 1/2 of milk andmelted butter; mix well. Beat in remaining milk and vanilla. Stir in nuts, ifused. For each pancake pour 1/4 cup batter onto preheated lightly greasedgriddle. Bake until top is full of bubbles; turn and bake second side. Servehot with ice cream and Hot Fudge Sauce. Yield: About 16 pancakes, 6 to 8servings.