A jam-filled torte having a lattice crust made of ground almonds, sugar, butter, eggs, flour, and spices.
A rich Austrian pastry consisting of a filling of raspberry jam and a bottom crust and lattice top of a spiced ground-almond dough.
Origin of linzer-torte
- German Linzer Torte probably Linzer from Linz Torte torte torte
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition