FRESH FRESH FRESH | Zespri Kiwi

Image This'll give you a punch in your mouth, extremely fresh and zesty.

And it'll definitely make its way to your daily breakfast routine in terms of flavor choice.  Its like having a glass of Perfect Fresh orange juice, not too sour, not too sweet,  just in plate form.

The Zespri Kiwis in this dish really give it an "Ummph", especially with the light hints of orange that have been drizzled on it and allowed to rest, reallllly brings out the flavor and texture of the kiwis and makes them EXTRA juicy…and Kiwis are already Juicy.

You can find these luscious Kiwis in nearly all supermarkets :)

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Orange Scented Pancakes, with an Orange & Vanilla Sauce, & Fresh Kiwi (Serves 3)

Pancakes (Makes 6):

-1 1/2 tablespoons butter, melted

-3 tablespoons brown sugar

-1 Egg

-1/2 teaspoon Vanilla Essence

-1 Cup All Purpose Flour

-1 tablespoon Baking Powder

-Small pinch Salt

-Zest of 1 medium Orange

-1 Cup Milk

To make the pancakes, whisk the sugar with butter then follow with the eggs and vanilla. Whisk then add the Flour, baking powder, & salt. Then add the milk and the Orange Zest and mix just until combined.

Heat a skillet on Low-Medium heat and brush with a little butter, ladle one pancake at a time, flipping when ready.

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Cream Cheese Orange Sauce:

-1 Cup Cream Cheese

-Juice of 1/2 an Orange

-1/4 Cup Vanilla Bean Paste

-2 1/2 Tablespoons Icing Sugar

Place all the ingredients in a bowl, and whisk well. Place in the refrigerator until ready to use.

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Kiwi’s:

-3 Kiwis, Chopped and Cubed

-Juice of 1/2 an Orange

Simply place the kiwis in a bowl, drizzle with the orange Juice and cover with plastic wrap and place in the refrigerator until ready to use.

To serve, place 2 pancakes in a serving plate, drizzle with a generous amount of sauce and top with the fresh kiwis.

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