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This guy's pancake art is amazing! See his edible designs of the TODAY anchors

Nov. 27, 2013 at 8:54 AM ET

Al Roker with his pancake face.
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Al Roker with Dan The Pancake Man's creation.

A pancake art aficionado was making incredible, edible art in the Orange Room Wednesday morning. 

It was awesome. Who wouldn't want Al Roker's face staring back at them from their breakfast plate? 

Willie Geist Dan the Pancake Man's creation of him.
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Willie Geist Dan the Pancake Man's creation of him.
Yum! Look at all the anchors as pancakes!
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Yum! Look at all the anchors as pancakes!

Dan Drake has become a celebrity in St. Louis, thanks to his amazing skill with batter and a spatula. Known as Dr. Dan the Pancake Man at the Courtesy Diner, where he works, he has become a flapjack star because of his delicious designs, which went viral this week on Reddit.

Dan the Pancake Man has tons of fun at work, creating edible works of pancake art.
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Dan Drake shows off his pancake-making skills.

He also took viewer requests straight from Twitter — including a turkey, the TODAY show logo, Miley Cyrus and Kanye West in a Santa hat.  

Dan the Pancake Man made a Tom Turkey.
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Dan the Pancake Man made a Tom Turkey.
Dan the Pancake Man created the TODAY show design.
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Dan the Pancake Man created the TODAY show design.
Request granted! Dan the Pancake Man makes Miley Cyrus.
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Request granted! Dan the Pancake Man makes Miley Cyrus.



One of Dan the Pancake Man's creation.
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One of Dan the Pancake Man's creation.
Dan the Pancake Man hard at work making his edible art.
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Dan the Pancake Man hard at work making his edible art.





Video: Willie Geist interviews Dan Drake of Courtesy Diner in St. Louis, better known as Dr. Dan the Pancake Man for his ability to create dazzling designs in pancakes. He demonstrates by crafting the anchors’ faces in flapjack.

See more of his awesome art below!

So classic. #dancakes #pacman #pancakeart
Courtesy Dan Drake via Facebook
So classic. #dancakes #pacman #pancakeart.
I made this for a cute little girl and she couldn't stop smiling. I love my job.
Courtesy Dan Drake via Facebook
I made this for a cute little girl and she couldn't stop smiling. I love my job.
Made this one for a little girl yesterday. They thought it was awesome. It made me feel awesome. Now, let this giraffe make your day a little more awesome.
Courtesy Dan Drake via Facebook
Made this one for a little girl yesterday. They thought it was awesome. It made me feel awesome. Now, let this giraffe make your day a little more awesome.
Courtesy Dan Drake via Facebook
Courtesy Dan Drake via Facebook
Also someone wanted a Nyan Cat dancake? Here, take it.
Courtesy of Dan Drake via Facebook
Courtesy of Dan Drake via Facebook
Aaaaand just to keep things fresh, here's an original from today.
Courtesy of Dan Drake via Facebook
Courtesy of Dan Drake via Facebook


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