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What pancake topping will you be having?

What pancake topping will you be having?

Over half-term, many YJA readers will be looking forward to their pancake. Originally, Shrove Tuesday was the traditional Anglo-Saxon meal on the day before the start of Lent. This would then lead into the 40 days of fasting before Easter. The pancake itself also has a very long history and can be found in cookbooks […]

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International House of Pancakes

International House of Pancakes

Pancake Day or Shrove Tuesday is here again and IHOP, International House of Pancakes, has had had a very big celebration for Pancake Day. IHOP have celebrated Pancake Day for a very long time and it is considered the most important date in their calendar. This year they are looking to raise $2.7 million for […]

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Pancake Day!

Pancake Day!

Shrove Tuesday is a part of the Christian calendar which commemorates the eve of Lent, 40 days and 40 nights of fasting and prayers before Easter. Historically it was a time where people got rid of all their rich food and then they would have very bland food before a big celebration at Easter. Shrove […]