The carnival season is upon us, and with it the temptation of fried desserts. Whereas England celebrates the beginning of Lent with a rather modest ‘Pancake Tuesday,’ other countries don’t seem to show the same restraint.
It took me a few years to figure out what J.F.K. was trying to say in his famous 1964 speech, after all, ‘Berliner’ are first and foremost doughnuts. Honestly, ‘ich will einen Berliner’, ‘I want a doughnut,’ would have made much more sense!