Definition of Dobos Torte in English:

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Dobos Torte

Pronunciation: /ˈdôbəs ˈtôrtə/ /ˌtôrt/


A rich cake made of alternate layers of sponge and chocolate or mocha cream, with a crisp caramel topping.
Example sentences
  • Opulent pastries included thick, silken chocolate marquis and a multilayered mocha Dobos torte held together by gorgeous butter cream.
  • The judges wanted a modern take on the Hungarian dobos torte, a multi-layered sponge cake topped with caramel slices.
  • Jennifer was baking dobos torte, so I stopped by.


From German Dobostorte, named after József C. Dobos (1847–1924), Hungarian pastry cook.

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