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hot·cake

also hot cake  (hŏt′kāk′)
n.
Idiom:
go/sell like hotcakes Informal
To be disposed of quickly; be in great demand: Programs for the championship game went like hotcakes.

hotcake

(ˈhɒtkeɪk)
n
a US equivalent of pancake1
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hotcake - a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddlehotcake - a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle
cake - baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
buckwheat cake - a pancake made with buckwheat flour
buttermilk pancake - a pancake made with buttermilk
blini, bliny - Russian pancake of buckwheat flour and yeast; usually served with caviar and sour cream
blintz, blintze - (Judaism) thin pancake folded around a filling and fried or baked
crape, French pancake, crepe - small very thin pancake
german pancake, pfannkuchen - puffy mildly sweet lemon-flavored egg mixture sprinkled with confectioners' sugar and served with jam or a wine or fruit sauce
latke, potato pancake - made of grated potato and egg with a little flour
tortilla - thin unleavened pancake made from cornmeal or wheat flour
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Liqui-Dri produces frozen ready-to-bake biscuits, frozen ready-to-heat hotcakes, dry biscuit mixes and dry hotcake mixes.
its foodservice biscuit and hotcake business, to Value Added Bakery Company ("VABCO").
She magics up one-bowl holiday hotcake and a ham boiled in seven litres of ginger ale while massaging you with plump adjectives like "welcoming warmth", "soft saltiness" and "golden gorgeousness".
Denny's serves just two strips of bacon, but you'd still be better off with a McDonald's Hotcake Breakfast with Sausage.
Now the 75p bun, which was rediscovered this summer, has made a return to the shelves - and is flying off them quicker than the proverbial hotcake.
In the defiant tweet, she shared a Holiday Hotcake recipe with her 473,000 followers and urged them to use the hashtag #teamNigella.
HIS first book, I too had a Love Story , has sold over six lakh copies in four years and his second book Can Love Happen Twice ( Penguin metro reads; ` 125) which is barely a year old, has already sold over 2 lakh copies, becoming Penguin India's fastest selling hotcake.
Compered by Kiki Kaboom, the over-18s only show includes British Burlesque talent in the shape of Miss Hotcake Kitty, Amber Topaz, Chrys Columbine, Miss Slinky Sparkles, Ginger Blush and The Kalki Hula Girl.
Singer Kiki Kaboom compres, and the performers include Chrys Columbine, Hotcake Kitty, Slinky Sparkles, Marianne, Piff the Magic Dragon and Kalki Hula Girl (see her on You Tube).
GLENDALE - As the restaurant industry finds itself slowing down, Ihop is still selling like hotcakes.
Denny's signature Grand Slam Breakfast(R) -- two fluffy hotcakes, two eggs, sausage and bacon -- was first promoted in May 1977 and remains the brand's best-selling entree.
The Bravery's musical microwave promises to sell like hotcakes.