Av. Gral. Juan Antonio Pezet, San Isidro, Peru
Photo courtesy of La Crocante
Pisco and Elderberry Paté, Artisanal Bread, and Chocolate-Covered AlfajoresLa Crocante is an upscale Italian delicatessen, with preservative-free loaves and sweets as well as ready-to-eat artichoke tarts, quiches, sandwiches, empanadas, cream cheese mini tamales, Pisco and elderberry paté, pesto and pear-stuffed Brie, and just about anything you could dream up to top artisanal bread. If your true gastronomic love is savory, try the grissini, oregano crackers, or the local pecan bread. If you're more into sweet, order the strawberry-vanilla cheesecake, chocolate-covered alfajores, or the apple-strawberry pie with butterscotch sauce.