Definition of panforte in English:

panforte

noun

  • A hard, spicy Sienese cake containing nuts, candied citrus peel, and honey.

    • ‘This sweet fruit and nut panforte comes from Tuscany and should not be missed!’
    • ‘Round off this tour with dessert in Siena in the form of a slice of panforte, a hard flatcake of candied fruits and nuts.’
    • ‘Fruit, nuts and spice - and all things nice, combine to make this traditional Italian Panforte a sure fire success.’

Origin

Italian, from pane bread + forte strong.

Pronunciation:

panforte

/panˈfôrˌtā/