HomeLIFESTYLEFOODRECIPE: Easy Pancakes for Shrove Tuesday February 9, 2016 FOOD Although it’s still a cold February Tuesday, at least today is Pancake Day! Yes, it is a real thing and yes, it is a valid reason to put your diet on hold for a minute or two. Pancake Day – or Shrove Tuesday, as some of you may know it – celebrates the last day before Lent starts. It doesn’t matter if you’re actually giving up chocolate and sweets for this period or not; this gives you a great excuse to treat yourself. Whether you fancy drenching them in syrup or prefer the classic lemon and sugar topping, you don’t need to be a Great British Bake Off contestant to enjoy homemade pancakes. Try some of our quick and easy recipes! Delicious crêpes Martha Stewart’s American pancakes Don’t worry; Pancake Day doesn’t have to be a sad occasion for vegans and those with certain allergies either. Follow these simple recipes with no fancy ingredients. Vegan Milk and egg-free, suitable for both vegans and lactose intolerants Gluten-free Of course, the only song you can make pancakes to is this one! Kinga Fodor Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.