A Trio of Pancakes for Shrove Tuesday

It’s Shrove Tuesday and if you ever needed an excuse to make pancakes – this is your day! Mix a pancake, Stir a pancake, Pop it in the pan; Fry the pancake, Toss the pancake –  Catch it if you can. Christina Rossetti’s fun poem says it all. Though I have to confess I’ve never […]

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Pancake Day Dutch Style: Pancakes with Goats’ Cheese, Honey & Thyme

My recent trip to Amsterdam began with pancakes for lunch. I arrived at midday, checked into my hotel and then headed up to the area I know and like the best in the Jordaan district near Westerkerk and the Anne Frank house. It was so much quieter at the end of January than it had […]

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