Embedding heading / block reference: CSSClass in YAML ignored

Steps to reproduce

  1. Create note with CSSClass in YAML frontmatter
  2. Create the referenced CSSClass in snippets folder.
.Gesetz {
      font-family: "Latin Modern Roman" !important;
  1. Embed block from the created note in a new note

Expected result

See block formatted in different font. This works when embedding the entire note.

Actual result

Embedded block reference is shown in default CSS:

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  • Operating system: MacOS 11.3
  • Obsidian version: 0.11.13

Additional information

I don’t consider this a bug. Open a feature request.

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