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Pancake Tuesday

This is the last day before Lent begins but I seldom remember that. My memories of this day are all about pancakes and maple syrup for breakfast. The one day of the year my mom made something other than porridge for our breakfast.

They were simple pancakes - eggs & milk & flour - other ingredients too but these are the main ones. Sometimes she would even use sour milk so we had a version of buttermilk ones. I still try to have a Pancake Tuesday but these days I tend to eat them at a restaurant rather than make them myself.

Still, it might be fun to try. Allrecipes has all kinds of recipes from these basic old fashioned ones to these big baked ones. They have dozens of recipes based on all kinds of different flours like almond meal or Sweet Potatoes. If you are in the mood to make pancakes check out their pancake section.


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