buckwheat cake


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n buckwheat cake a pancake made with buckwheat flour
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In literature:

It consisted of fowls, bacon, hoe-cake and buckwheat cakes.
"Daniel Boone" by John S. C. Abbott
Off went the spots like buckwheat cakes of a cold winter-morning!
"St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, V. 5, April 1878" by Various
And the Buckwheat Cakes!
"The Wit and Humor of America, Volume VIII (of X)" by Various
Hot bread, fresh rolls, buckwheat or griddle cakes, all sweet cakes, are objectionable.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)" by W. Grant Hague
I have made one sausage do for eight buckwheat cakes.
"When Grandmamma Was New" by Marion Harland
Will they go without buckwheat cakes and sirup in the winter?
"Captain Horace" by Sophie May
The president ate Indian-cakes for breakfast, after the Virginia fashion, although buckwheat-cakes were generally on the table.
"Washington and the American Republic, Vol. 3." by Benson J. Lossing
At a lunch-wagon he ordered buckwheat-cakes and coffee.
"The Trail of the Hawk" by Sinclair Lewis
With it were connected visions of future buckwheat cakes and maple sirup.
"When Life Was Young" by C. A. Stephens
Nobody could make such buckwheat cakes as could Mrs. Brower; nobody could turn them as could Peggy.
"The Children's Book of Christmas Stories" by Various

In poetry:

When the skillet seethes, and a blubbering hot
Tilts the lid of the coffee-pot,
And the scent of the buckwheat cake grows plain--
O then is the time for a brave refrain!
""A Brave Refrain"" by James Whitcomb Riley