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Alfajores - Lima, Peru

Alfajores - Lima, Peru

One of Audrey's favorite desserts in Peru, alfajores are like two shortbread cookies joined together with manjar blanco (like dulce de leche or spreadable dairy caramel) and sprinkled with powdered sugar on top. Melts in your mouth. Taken at a cafe in the Barranco neighborhood of Lima, Peru. Read: Peruvian Food: More than Just Ceviche © www.uncorneredmarket.com

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