Definition of vinarterta in English:

vinarterta

noun

Canadian
  • A cake consisting of thin alternate layers of shortbread and a cardamom-flavoured filling made from prunes, plums, or other dried fruit, typically eaten at Christmas.

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

Origin

Icelandic, literally ‘Vienna cake’.

Pronunciation

vinarterta

/viːnəˈtəːtə/