Definition of Dobos Torte in English:

Dobos Torte

Syllabification: Do·bos To·rte
Pronunciation: /ˈdôbəs ˈtôrtə, ˌtôrt


A rich cake made of alternate layers of sponge and chocolate or mocha cream, with a crisp caramel topping.
More example sentences
  • As for Dobos Torte in Montreal: unfortunately the talent pool when it comes to Hungarian bakeries has really dried up in recent years.
  • The other dessert choice, Dobos Torte, is the only item without sour cream - but this eight-layer confection is made with both chocolate butter frosting and caramel glaze.
  • I'm Hungarian and I need to find a good Dobos Torte in New York to bring to my Mom's Saturday for her birthday.


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

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