Lima Limon makes ceviches, Andean-style stews, and other Peruvian standards, and by some accounts it does them quite well. But taxigourmet is floored by its alfajores, the Arabic-by-way-of-South-America sandwich cookies. “Spectacular,” she sighs. “One of the best versions of this dulce de leche & shortbread cookie I’ve tasted in this hemisphere ­if not the best.”

Lima Limon [Jackson Heights]
94­20 Roosevelt Avenue (between 94th and 95th streets), Jackson Heights, Queens

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