Thanks to Anina2007 – aka Ana – for sharing this! She says: the “alfajor de maicena” is made of two layers of cookies (made with corn starch, eggs, etc) stuck together with lots of dulce de leche and sprinkled with grated coconut. A perfect match for cafe au lait.
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3 comments for “Alfajores – an Argentinian sweet treat”
Que delicioso!!! Seriously, one of the BEST tasting things in this world.
You’re right, Andi,they really are delicious!
This is the kind of thing that could make me buy a ticket to Argentina without thinking twice!