Definition of griddle cake in US English:

griddle cake


  • A pancake cooked on a griddle.

    • ‘Sour milk is useful in the preparation of various dishes, such as hot breads and griddle cakes.’
    • ‘The most noted dish of Brittany, France are the thin griddle cakes called crepes.’
    • ‘On his menu you might find scallops with lemon verbena infused oil, brie flavored with burnet, potato and chive griddle cakes and peach cobbler sweetened with stevia.’
    • ‘The waiter brought them strawberries and plates of griddle cakes with maple syrup.’
    • ‘I use syrup on my biscuits, which makes them almost like a griddle cake.’
    • ‘The following morning, after a breakfast of blueberry griddle cakes, I power through three miles on the Horse Slide Trail.’
    • ‘Among several breakfast specialties are lemony griddle cake, rum raisin French toast, Belgian waffles, eggs en cocotte, egg bennie and Catskill smoked salmon.’
    • ‘Irish potato griddle cakes, made from both baked potato and raw, grated potato, are pan fried until crisp and golden.’
    • ‘How do they get those warm golden griddle cakes to maintain the sweet taste of maple syrup?’