Prague in Depth: Shopping - Sweetshops
Get to know the Czech retail environment
This is a very traditional kind of shop, and many of them have a classic look and feel.
If you're unfamiliar with Czech sweets, the following list should help you identify some of the more common varieties available on the other side of the glass:
A coconut cookie sandwich with cream and jam. (A personal favorite.)
Tart cream stacked high on a cookie and covered with a chocolate coating.
Eclair-like pastry cream sandwich covered with a caramel frosting.
Brittle mix of nuts, fruit and cereals, caramelized into a disk and covered in chocolate.
Long cookie topped with cream and covered with chocolate.
Egg yolk cream mashed into a striped thing.
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