Definition of vinarterta in US English:

vinarterta

noun

Canadian
  • A cake consisting of thin alternate layers of shortbread and a cardamom-flavored filling made from prunes, plums, or other dried fruit, typically eaten during the holidays.

    ‘we took in the Gimli Icelandic Festival and ate delectable vinarterta from the Reykjavik Bakery’

Origin

Icelandic, literally ‘Vienna cake’.

Pronunciation

vinarterta

/ˌvēnərˈtərdə//ˌvinərˈtərdə/