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  • Fränkische schneeballen are a firm favourite in Rothenburg ob der Tauber
    Fränkische schneeballen are a firm favourite in Rothenburg ob der Tauber ©2010 Willi Pfitzinger
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Fränkische schneeball pastries. The everyday treat.

Fränkische schneeballen, or 'Franconian snowballs', are also referred to as stork nests. This ball-shaped pastry was once only baked for special occasions. These days they can be found all year round in most bakeries in and around Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

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