Today is Pancake Day, also known as Fat Tuesday. Good Morning Everyone! Today is a day of celebration around the world with Christians who observe the day before Ash Wednesday, known as Pancake Day or Fat Tuesday! Pancakes and other traditional foods are eaten the day before Ash Wednesday which marks the start of the Lent season. Here are some delicious recipes for pancakes, waffles and even rich desserts!
The term Mardi Gras is French for “Fat Tuesday,” referring to the practice of the last night of eating richer, fatty foods before the ritual fasting of the Lent season, which begins tomorrow on Ash Wednesday.
And the term “Pancake Day” came about because it was a way to use up rich foods such as eggs, milk, and sugar, before the fasting season of 40 days of Lent.
Whether you’re planning to make pancakes, waffles or maybe an Italian lasagna for Fat Tuesday, here are some recipes for you to enjoy! Just click onto the titles, it will take you to the recipe.
With so many recipes for pancake day, this one happens to be our favorite! These pancakes are fluffy, loaded with pieces of apple and enough cinnamon flavor to make breakfast, or dinner delicious!
These delicious Italian Cream Puffs are baked then filled with a luscious cream topped with a cherry and some powdered sugar. With its rich, creamy filling these cream puffs are out-of-this-world!
We love waffles over pancakes. Why? Because if you own a waffle maker, take it out of your cabinet and use it. They make waffles perfect every time!
With its moist texture and sublime flavors, the surprise in this bakery-style lemon raspberry cake is the additional layer of lemon curd I added in the center, as part of the filling.
Loaded with fresh blueberries and fresh-squeezed lemon juice and zest inside and out, these lemon blueberry waffles will make your family and friends feel special every time you make them!
With so many desserts to choose from, our favorite is the tiramisu! Every time I serve this Tiramisu to family and friends, I always hear only the ooh’s and ahh’s from them… and that’s music to my ears!
Tiramisu is such a delicious dessert. It’s always a hit at gatherings and special occasions. So insanely addicting, everyone will request a second piece.
That’s it friends!
I hope you will love these options! Need an excuse to indulge? What better way to enjoy Pancake Day or Fat Tuesday!
HAPPY PANCAKE DAY or FAT TUESDAY!!
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Anna and Liz
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