Pancake Day is another name for Fat Tuesday, also known as Shrove Tuesday, and is a day on which people traditionally clean out their cupboards of sweets and fat before the start of Lent on Ash Wednesday. Some people make donuts, and others make pancakes!
This year, Pancake Day falls on February 21, 2012. If ever you needed an excuse to eat pancakes, here it is!
Now, head over to the recipes page to enjoy your pancake-making options!