Pumpernickel is a typically heavy, slightly sweet rye bread traditionally made with
coarsely ... The philologist Johann Christoph Adelung states that the word has an
origin in the Germanic vernacula...
Apr 6, 2015 ... ... I take a look at the peculiar history of the word pumpernickel — a kind of
German bread with an origin that turns out to be downright devilish.
That variety of rye bread called "pumpernickel: has been known by the name for
centuries, but no one knows to a certainty the origin of the word. Webster ...
Dec 18, 2001 ... Over the years I've heard two origins for the word 'pumpernickel. ... One claims
that it was Napoleon proclaiming the bread was only fit for his ...
Sep 2, 2009 ... A: “Pumpernickel,” the name of the dark, slightly sweet bread, has humble origins
, to say the least, in the Westphalia region of Germany.
Pumpernickel definition, a coarse, dark, slightly sour bread made of unbolted rye.
See more. ... Origin of pumpernickel. Expand. German. 1750-1760. 1750-60 ...
Pumpernickel is a traditional Westphalian whole-grain bread made from rye flour
and ... The exact origin of the name "Pumpernickel" is not known with certainty.
"dark rye bread," 1756, pompernickel, from German (Westphalian dialect)
Pumpernickel ... An earlier German name for it was krankbrot, literally "sick-bread
Jan 28, 2015 ... Although available locally at most grocery stores, Russian rye bread has its
origins in Eastern Europe, Scandinavia and Russia. Pumpernickel ...
Aug 8, 2014 ... 100% rye bread (only whole rye grain and cracked rye is used for the dough, no
milled flour – Pumpernickel has humble origins and for a long ...