Poderane gaće (Ripped pants)

Poderane gaće (Ripped pants)

Quite apart from their taste of traditional popular cakes, poderane gaće owe their survival in no small measure to their highly memorable name. Rectangular-shaped cakes, the main ingredients of which are flour, sugar and eggs, with a touch of rum for a fulsome aroma, are nicked in two or three places before being fried in hot oil, the finished article resembling a ripped piece of cloth.