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(ˈgrɪd lˌkeɪk)

a pancake.
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Noun1.griddlecake - a scone made by dropping a spoonful of batter on a griddle
scone - small biscuit (rich with cream and eggs) cut into diamonds or sticks and baked in an oven or (especially originally) on a griddle
2.griddlecake - a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddlegriddlecake - 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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This he followed up with singing hinnies, a traditional North East favourite, a type of fruity griddlecake, which he plastered with seedy raspberry jam and clotted cream; pastries included Lindisfarne Mead cream cake, Newcastle Brown Ale trifle, which got a particular thumbs up for the superb ale flavoured jelly, excellent fruit cake, and Tommies - hazelnut and pastry sandwiches with honey, coated in chocolate.
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The brand's croissant sandwich, introduced two years ago, is now its top-selling item, and two cutting-edge sandwich concepts were launched this year: a line of two-count products featuring such varieties as Griddlecake sandwiches, designed to appeal to the growing number of smaller households, and "Extreme Meat" croissant sandwiches in three hearty varieties, to tap into the expanding "meat lovers" segment.
This war, like the disagreements between Tweedledum and Tweedledee, is over a trifling refusal of a bunch of griddlecake bakers to sell a portion of their wares to some shepherds who were passing a few otherwise idle and sheepish hours in preventing starlings from eating the grapes then ripening on the farmers' vines.
At midnight, we ate boxed dinners of fried chicken and arepas, a kind of cornmeal griddlecake.