Black Forest cake

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Black Forest cake
Black Forest gateau.jpg
Origin
Alternative name(s) Black Forest gâteau
Place of origin Germany
Details
Main ingredient(s) Chocolate cake, cherries, whipped cream, maraschino cherry

The Black Forest Cake, also called the Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte, is an authentic German cake is made up of a chocolate layer cake with cherries in the middle and whipped cream on top. They are traditionally made with fresh Morello cherries, poached in a sugar syrup and pitted. It is a variation of the chocolate cake, and sometimes decorated with chocolate curls.[1]

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  1. Periplus Mini Cookbooks Classic Essential Cakes