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Black Forest Cake

AgentRed Apr 23, 2011 03:10 PM

Hey folks,

I was wondering which restaurants/cafes (in the city) served a good black forest cake? I know Brauhaus Schmidt would be the obvious suggestion, but the cake there was dry and bland.

I'm imagining a cake that's boozy with lots of fresh cream and a giant kirsch dipped cherry. Any and all suggestions, appreciated, many thanks,

  1. oliviasaru Apr 25, 2011 02:56 PM

    This is making me crave Black Forest Cake! Eagerly awaiting recommendations...

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      cwdonald Apr 26, 2011 07:09 AM

      The first place that came to mind was not in the city, but out in the King of Prussia area... Andy's in Bridgeport. Small place run by a husband and wife team that serves standard diner food along with rotating german specialties. She is CIA trained and does all the baking for the diner, and makes a good linzer torte, apfelstrudel, and Schwarzwaelder Kirschtorte.

      http://www.andysplace-bridgeport.com/....

      In the city, I have to think that there is at least one bakery in the Northeast that still does really good German baked goods. Perhaps someone else on the board has some suggestions.

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