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Sourdough Pancakes. Where?

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The most recent posts about sourdough pancakes date back to some 6-7 years ago, and the general consensus seems to be Campanile (not really an option going forward) and Original Pancake House.

So let me open up the table for recommendations.

Anyone?

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  1. The Original Pancake House still has it, but don't expect the tart sourishness of a good sourdough bread.

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    1. re: bulavinaka

      Like you, I often ignore the message and only read the title. :-)

      (>>> "The most recent posts about sourdough pancakes date back to some 6-7 years ago, and the general consensus seems to be Campanile (not really an option going forward) and Original Pancake House.")

      1. re: ipsedixit

        Believe it or not, I did read it. I just thought it worth mentioning since others might find this thread if searching for this somewhat rarer version of pancakes. On the same token, I am often guilty as charged...

    2. No one else??

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      1. re: ipsedixit

        I think you've run dry here, if IHOP no longer has them. Pancake House or make your own, which is not really that hard once you've got your starter. If I yearned for them just a little bit more that's what I'd do, but my days of pancake lust are long gone.

        1. re: Will Owen

          Great title for a steamy novel: "Days of Pancake Lust."

          1. re: ozhead

            More sticky than steamy, I'd say!

            The Pancake House I most frequented was in Anchorage, and not part of a chain. Their starter was reputed to predate the restaurant's existence by over fifty years, although of course as it's a colony of living organisms its actual age is more ephemeral than otherwise. Those pancakes were chewy and quite sour; one could get a short stack of two kinds and mix them up, which I liked to do with the sourdough and fluffy buttermilk ones. For another quarter they'd top them with sugared strawberries and whipped cream. Pancake lust indeed …

        2. re: ipsedixit

          If I had more courage I'd steel myself and recommend the Dosa Truck http://www.roadstoves.com/Dosa.html to you for their crispy sourdough crepes - but I know you are the "anti-truck" and I'd be tempting fate to do it...so I won't... ;-D>

          1. re: Servorg

            Do they even have sourdough Dosas? Didn't see it on the menu.

            1. re: ipsedixit

              "The Dosa truck serves up crispy sourdough crepes made from rice and lentil flour, stuffed with traditional vegetarian cuisine."

              1. re: Servorg

                If its anything like the old Madhu's Dasparakash, I'm so there.