According to Google the pancake goes back to the ancient Greeks and Romans who would eat them sweetened with honey.
The Elizabethans ate them flavored with various spices, rosewater, sherry and apples. They were traditionally ate them on Shrove Tuesday, known in commonwealth countries as Pancake Day which consisted of a day or feasting and partying before the beginning of Lent.
Today, IHOP celebrates National Pancake Day complete with free short stacks in return all they ask is that you make a contribution to one of their charitable partners.
What could be better? Pancakes & the knowledge that you’re doing good for so many that need help.
Feeling hungry yet?