schlag

Pronunciation: [SHLAHG]

A German word (used mainly in Austria) for "whipped cream." Mit schlag means "with whipped cream," which is how Austrians love to top many foods and beverages including fruit, desserts and coffee.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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