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The word Honigkuchen is originally a synonym for Lebkuchen or Pfefferkuchen, a typical German Christmas treat made with gingerbread. One of the most traditional forms is in the shape of a rocking horse! Some say this inspired the phrase "to smile like a honey cake horse" because the rocking horse shape resembles a big smile...others say it's because every Honigkuchenpferd is of course bearing it's own sugary grin! What makes you grin like a honey cake horse? 😋 German, Deutsch, German Language, Learn German, Learn French, German Language Learning, Words, New Words, Learn English

The word Honigkuchen is originally a synonym for Lebkuchen or Pfefferkuchen, a typical German Christmas treat made with gingerbread. One of the most traditional forms is in the shape of a rocking horse! Some say this inspired the phrase "to smile like a honey cake horse" because the rocking horse shape resembles a big smile...others say it's because every Honigkuchenpferd is of course bearing it's own sugary grin! What makes you grin like a honey cake horse? 😋

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