Shrove Tuesday

Pancakes Are for Life, Not Just for Shrove Tuesday!

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 19.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

Dates in the national diary that focus unashamedly on food are brilliant, so every February we throw ourselves with great gusto into Pancake Day, the age-old Shrove Tuesday tradition of using up rich ingredients like milk, eggs, and sugar before fasting for Lent.

Easy Never Fail Pancake Recipe

Holly Bell | Posted 19.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

I feel I could be in danger of teaching grandmother to suck eggs. But I'm ploughing on through anyway. It's pancake day, or rather Shrove Tuesday. The day to use up all the fat and eggs in the house before the first day of Lent.

Fluffy Sweet Potato Pancakes

Holly Bell | Posted 18.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

I know you like your wafer thin crepes with sugar, lemon, Nutella, jam, caramel, bananas etc, but I wanted to champion the savoury pancake.

Pancake Day Dos And Don'ts

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Comedy

We all know about greasing the pan correctly and having sugar and lemon to hand, blah blah blah... But what about making sure that Prince serves your ...

Blini Day

Linda Duffin | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

The most memorable blinis I ever ate were in Moscow, after a grim working visit as a journalist to Chechnya, reporting on a conflict that left thousands dead and the Chechen capital, Grosny, in ruins.

Shrove Tuesday! Healthy Pancake Day - Gluten-Free, Paleo & Dairy-free

Lisa Roukin | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Roukin

It's hard to believe that you don't need flour, milk or refined sugar to create a lovely, light and kid-approved pancake. Although delightful, don't be expecting your run-of-the-mill carb-filled pancake. These have more of an eggy crepe-like texture, which is equally appealing.

It's Shrove Tuesday - Time For The Breakfast Of Kings

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK

Whether you know it as Shrove Tuesday or Pancake Day, 17 February is the day to gorge on one of the most fattening of breakfast treats. Commemorat...

Twitter's Best Pancake Day Jokes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Comedy

It's Pancake Day, aka Shrove Tuesday, aka the day before Lent. Confused? You're not the only one.. Bit confused. How many of these do I need to giv...

PICTURES: Ryan Gosling- And More Pancake Art

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Comedy

It's Pancake Day! (Or 'That Cake Today', if you're Siri.) And if you're bored of Jif, sugar and Nutella, why not liven up your Shrove Tuesday treats i...

Why You Shouldn't Use Siri To Make Your Pancake Day Shopping List

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Comedy

"I used Siri to make the Pancake Day shopping list," tweets writer Andrea Gillies. And what was on that shopping list? "Eggs, cream, flour, mi...

Making Pancakes: A Venn Diagram

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Comedy

The pancake-making process perfectly summed up by comedian Adam Kay... MORE PANCAKE DAY FUN PICTURES: Amazing Pancake Art Why You Shouldn't...

Pancake Day: HuffPost UK Readers Instagram Pictures

Huffington Post UK | Tahira Mirza | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK

Shrove Tuesday otherwise known as Pancake Day is upon us! As we gear up for Lent and vow to give up those guilty fatty cravings, this is the d...

Pancake Day and Lent - Why Stop With the Larder or the Confessional?

Lily Bevan | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lily Bevan

How else might we purge, or prune, for the oncoming Spring? Clutter is common after the excesses of the festive period - so why not welcome the length...

Twitter's Best Pancake Day Jokes: They Can't Be Battered

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Comedy

It's Shrove Tuesday - the day before Sheffield Wednesday - and you know what that means, don't you? That's right: jokes! And pancakes. But ...

Could You Eat This 5,000 Calorie Stack Of Pancakes?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The search is over: HuffPost UK Lifestyle think we've found the meal to challenge even the sweetest tooth and the biggest belly this Pancake Day. Don'...

Flipping Hell, It's Pancake Day

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Pancakes, yeah! It's Shrove Tuesday you fried breakfast fiends! Yes, the day where one is given official sanction to eat all the rich foods in the...

Pictures Of The Day: 12th February 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

Twitter's Best Pancake Day Jokes (In Case You Give A Toss)

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK Comedy

If there's one thing that Twitter loves more than a celebrity dying, it's a national event that it can rally around and make terrible jokes about. ...