Black Forest cake


Definition of Black Forest cake

: a rich usually chocolate layer cake with cherries

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First Known Use of Black Forest cake

1959, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Black Forest cake

Black Forest, region in Germany

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“Black Forest cake.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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