They were served a kind of pancake that Bordeaux said was made from ground Mesquite beans.
"A French pancake," answered Zherkov.
She slept until the edge of her fatigue was gone before borrowing his neatly folded clothing and making herself a huge pancake and egg midday breakfast.
It is celebrated in Catholic countries, as the last day of the carnival, with feasting and merrymaking, of which, in England, the eating of pancakes alone survives as a social custom, the day having been called at one time "Pancake Tuesday."
"I'll flatten you into a pancake!" shouted the angry officer to the soldier.