Black Forest cake
|Alternate name(s)||Black Forest gâteau|
|Place of origin||Germany|
|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.
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