21/02/2012 07:14 GMT | Updated 22/04/2012 06:12 BST

Pancake Day: The Best Recipes, Ideas And Tips

While Pancake Day brings us that rare opportunity to feel celebratory on a Tuesday - not to mention a wealth of tossing-related puns - it can also be a culinary minefield (Will your batter be lumpy? Will your flipping technique be a flop?).

Luckily, we've got all the ingredients you need to make tonight's Shrove Tuesday celebrations a recipe for success - from the scientific formula for the perfect flipping tecnique and the secret to light, fluffy batter to the ultimate chocolate lover's recipe.

Pancake Day Ideas