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  • Follow it up with any of their desserts, you just can't go wrong, but I love their strawberries and "schlag" a.k.a. whipped cream.

    The Fifth Down

  • More like saccarhine mit schlag, and an overdose of schmaltz.

    Think Progress » Steele on serving as RNC chair: God has ‘placed me here for a reason.’

  • I love Amsterdam, it is a beautiful city and myself and Mrs NotaSheep can wander through the Jordan and along Prinsengracht, Herengracht and Keizersgracht stopping only to look in art galleries and drink the occasional chocolat mit schlag.

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  • It's self-indulgent for sure — consider the close-up of schlag mounded luxuriously over a slab of strudel and of a swastika the basterds carve on a Nazi's forehead.

    'Basterds' Has Sound, Fury, Bafflement

  • I want to live in Munich, and drink kafe mit schlag in old cafes, and ride an old bicycle through the park, and read Goethe in German, of course- I should probably start learning.

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  • Opening night brought forth a surfeit of Viennese schlag: Bonbons by Franz von Suppé and Johann Strauss bracketed an exquisitely played Mozart Piano Concerto No. 17, with the supremely buoyant Norwegian pianist Lief Ove Andsnes as soloist, and two familiar Mozart arias, sung with radiant intensity by the young German soprano Dorothea Roschmann, who was substituting for an indisposed Thomas Quasthoff.

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  • In his left hand he's holding a large paper cup and she's sure it contains hot chocolate, the good kind mit schlag.

    The Dark Tower

  • In return for his courtesies, she introduced him to the social world of the embassies, inviting him to formal teas at Sacher's Hotel and to informal ones with young men and women from other embassies who convened at Demel's pastry shop for monstrous deserts, always 'mitt schlag,' the heavy whipped cream from the Vienna countryside.

    Poland

  • With an effort he heaved himself out of his chair to fetch another slab of nutritionist's nightmare and a fresh cup of coffee mil schlag.

    The Burglar Who Studied Spinoza

  • "But why couldn't Mr. Wilson give one big dinner for the King, junior, to which he would invite the Senate and House of Representatives in a body, and have the whole thing over at one _schlag_, y'understand?"

    Potash and Perlmutter Settle Things

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