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Br. Sauer (Roßdorf am Forst) on TV now
Posted by DonS on 2011-04-26 17:06:49
"Wirsing" means "savoy cabbage," period, and the only likely variation might be the mildly redundant "Wirsingkohl." "Spinat" is "spinach," period. The base word "Kohl" means "cabbage," but as you've seen, "Kraut" also stands in for cabbage, fermented or not. There's also white cabbage - "Weisskohl" - that in some bits of the Rheinland is also called "Kappes,"
                       Br. Sauer (Roßdorf am Forst) on TV now by Nick B. on  2011-04-27 00:23:51
                         Br. Sauer (Roßdorf am Forst) on TV now by Gerhard Schoolmann on  2011-04-27 05:26:40