2 Annotations

First Reading

Alan Edwards  •  Link

Fritters and Lent

"In English speaking countries Shrove Tuesday is observed ... It is a day to use up rich foods like butter, flour and eggs before the fast so pancakes and fritters are often eaten on this day.


Second Reading

Bill  •  Link

A FRITTER. a small Pancake.
---An Universal Etymological English Dictionary. N. Bailey, 1675

Log in to post an annotation.

If you don't have an account, then register here.


Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.