Sacher torte

noun
Sa·​cher torte | \ ˈsä-kər- How to pronounce Sacher torte (audio) , ˈzä- \

Definition of Sacher torte

: a rich chocolate torte with an apricot jam filling

First Known Use of Sacher torte

1906, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Sacher torte

German Sachertorte, from Sacher (name of a family of 19th and 20th century Austrian restaurant proprietors) + German Torte torte

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“Sacher torte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sacher%20torte. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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