The first Tuesday before Lent is called Shrove Tuesday. There are pancakes made in every house that day for the people who did not get married.
Collector: Annie O’Dowde, Cluidrevagh, Co. Galway
Informant: Mary Burke
Place: Castlehacket, Co. Galway
Footnote: Duchas, ‘The Schools’ Collection’, www.duchas.ie