Saturday, January 26, 2019

Fact of the Day: Viking Cake

The origin of cake itself is debatable especially on what makes a "cake". But the English word is Scandinavian in origin from the Old Norse "kaka". 

9 comments:

Pat Hatt said...

Sounds a bit weird, like a baby word

Emmylou said...

"Kaka"...doesn't sound too appetizing, although that pic looks good! :D

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Vikings -- so versatile!

Kirk said...

Um...Kaka meant something else when I was a kid. What happens AFTER you eat the cake.

Christine said...

now I want cake.

Martha said...

Sounds funny to be using the word 'kaka' for cake :)

Joanne Noragon said...

That is one pretty kaka.

Kay said...

I see other people have noted what I thought kaka meant.

Fundy Blue said...

I wish I could eat that photo, Adam. It literally made my mouth water. Wishing you and Daisy a great week!