Monthly Archives: March 2012

Kebap Fladen

Café Bistro Big & Big. A-6130 Schwaz · Marktstraße 18a

While kebab can be the highlight of a complete, sit-down meal (Kebabteller), it is typically consumed in a sandwich or wrap. As you can imagine, there are various types of bread that can be used for such purposes – Fladenbrot, or flatbread, commonly being one of them. Continue reading

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Garlic Pork Roast with Spätzle and mixed Salad – Knoblauchrostbraten mit Spätzle und gemischten Salat

Gasthof Knapp. A-6261 Strass im Zillertal

As the cold winter breeze gradually dissipates and yields to the warm spring air, the snow slowly begins to melt away. With this shift in season and weather, restaurant menus also begin to change. In order to entice guests and locals alike, new items make their way onto the carte du jour. As an example, this garlic pork roast is promoted on the daily menu today. Continue reading

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Zillertaler Cheese Spätzle with Green Salad – Zillertaller Käsespätzle mit grünen Salat

Gasthof Einhorn Schaller. A-6130 Schwaz · Innsbruckerstraße 31

Ah, the Zillertal. Recognized primarily as a prime skiing destination, the valley is also known for its entertaining festivals, picturesque landscape, and unusual dialect. But the valley also has a long tradition of agriculture and the Zillertal is the producer of several varieties of cheese. These same cheeses possess wonderful flavors and are often incorporated into main dishes, primarily Käsespätzle. Continue reading

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KFC Apple Muffin

Kentucky Fried Chicken. A-1070 Wien · Mariahilferstraße 119

In addition to brownies, muffins are also featured in the line of desserts offered at Austrian KFCs. Along with chocolate ones, KFC offers apple cinnamon muffins. Continue reading

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Original Sacher-Torte

Café Sacher. A-1010 Wien · Philharmonikerstraße 4

Café Sacher is more than just an ordinary coffee house – it’s essentially an institution in Vienna. Any trip to the Austrian capital city would be incomplete without a visit to this historic landmark. In fact, thousands of visitors flock to the City of Music to experience the original Sachertorte cake. Making this cake even more exclusive is the fact that it is only produced in two Austrian cities – the capital city of Vienna and the famous romantic city of Salzburg. Continue reading

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Cinnabon Classic

Cinnabon. A-1150 Wien · Gablenzgasse 9

Arguably the most delicious fast food dessert item on the planet, Cinnabon cinnamon rolls are simply irresistible. The mere scent of hot, freshly baked sweet rolls tantalizes the senses and calls out to each passerby, luring them into the store. Local Zimtschnecken (German for cinnamon rolls) have nothing on these American delights. Continue reading

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Cinnabon Mini Cupcakes

Cinnabon. A-1150 Wien · Gablenzgasse 9

The home of the world famous cinnamon rolls is also home to mini cupcakes. These adorable little treats are fairly rare in Austria so it’s certainly a wonderful surprise to see them behind the Cinnabon glass display. Continue reading

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KFC Double Chocolate Brownie

Kentucky Fried Chicken. A-1070 Wien · Mariahilferstraße 119

There is nothing like a brownie – that classic American baked square delight, full of chocolate goodness. Considering its American roots, it’s no surprise that this small treat is featured on the KFC lineup of desserts. Continue reading

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Twin Bucket Chicken: Original KFC Chicken

Kentucky Fried Chicken. A-1070 Wien · Mariahilferstraße 119

Despite the tremendous popularity and widespread presence of American fast food chains, notably McDonald’s and Burger King, all throughout Austria, Kentucky Fried Chicken hasn’t managed to achieve the same status. As opposed to Germany, where there are roughly eighty KFCs, there are only four KFC restaurants in all Austria – all scattered throughout Austria’s capital city of Vienna. Continue reading

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Persian Saffron Rice Pudding with Rose Water – Schole Zard: Safranreispudding mit Rosenwasser

Restaurant Pars. A-1080 Wien · Lerchenfelderstraße 148

To top off the amazing Persian cuisine experience, Restaurant Pars offers a handful of traditional desserts and ice cream. Schole Zard, Persian version of rice pudding, is one of the sweet treats awaiting diners. Continue reading

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