Gluten-Free Pancake for Shrove Tuesday

Gluten-Free Pancake for Shrove Tuesday

Where did our beloved pancake come from? Well pancake day, Shrove Tuesday, was the final feast before the 40 days of fasting between Lent and Easter.  Pancakes were a great way of using up ingredients before the fast, like eggs and fat.  Apparently Anglo-saxon Christians would be called to Church to make their confessions by the peel of the “Pancake Bell”.

Here is two gluten-free pancake recipes; one suited to savoury fillings and the other to sweet.

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