Definition of Viennese coffee in English:

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Viennese coffee

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[mass noun]
A blend of coffee flavoured with fig extract.
Example sentences
  • Forty-something, eastern-European looking, she becomes the reason why he goes back repeatedly, tipping monstrously until at last, ‘at eight pounds a Russian tea and a tenner per cup of Viennese coffee’, she notices him.
  • Perhaps a book of Hegel's or Holderlin's lurking there (we may as well say it) just off-screen, or a cup of that bitter, dark Viennese coffee he prefers.
  • I used to associate with a group of students who assembled every Thursday night in one of the old Viennese coffee houses…
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