Collops and Pancakes - Preparing for Lent

Feb 19, 12:01 AM

This episode explores all the things that traditionally happen (and are eaten) before the great Lenten fast begins; Collop Monday, Pancake Day or to give its proper name Shrove Tuesday and the first day of the fast itself, Ash Wednesday. We have an interview with the Right Reverend Dr David Walker, Bishop of Manchester and rediscover some 18th Century pancake recipes. For episode notes, please visit https://britishfoodhistory.com/lent-podcast/ Written and presented by Dr Neil Buttery Produced by Beena Khetani Made in Manchester by Sonder Radio

This episode explores all the things that traditionally happen (and are eaten) before the great Lenten fast begins; Collop Monday, Pancake Day or to give its proper name Shrove Tuesday and the first day of theĀ  fast itself, Ash Wednesday.

We have an interview with the Right Reverend Dr David Walker, Bishop of Manchester and rediscover some 18th Century pancake recipes.

For episode notes, please visit https://britishfoodhistory.com/lent-podcast/

Written and presented by Dr Neil Buttery
Produced by Beena Khetani

Made in Manchester by Sonder Radio