In the great Pancakes vs Waffles debate, pancakes are the beloved underdog—the humble-but-mighty breakfast warrior cherished by a passionate minority. David to waffles’ Goliath. Frodo to waffles’ Sauron. Pacquiao to waffles’ Mayweather. And who can blame that passionate minority? Pancakes are soft and pillowy, with a mouth-watering malty flavor, and they lovingly soak up your syrup and butter to become the decadent, stack-of-deliciousness they are.