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Tag Archives: Austria

Haydntorte (Haydn Cake)

I think it’s always interesting to have culinary inspirations based on celebrities. Not only is it a great marketing ploy but it’s a chance to see what characteristics and pieces of history have been pulled out of the person and … Continue reading

November 10, 2012 Austrian Foods ,

Kaiserschmarrn

The pancake is a universal European dish, but in Austria (also Hungary), it is done somewhat different. Kaiserschmarrn is a pancake shredded into pieces and often eaten with jam or applesauce, sometimes topped with chopped nuts and powdered sugar. It … Continue reading

October 7, 2012 Austrian Foods , ,