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Pies, Tarts

Linzer Torte – Austrian Jam Tart Cake

I  came across Linzer Torte when viewing some videos on youtube.  It seems, having done some research, that it is the oldest recorded cake, dating back to about 1653.  Basically it is a pastry dough covered with jam and topped with a lattice of more dough.  The dough is made from ground nuts, often hazelnut […]