Remember that market where I bought the delicious sausage sandwich?  I also bought an awe-inspiringly good coconut tart that was so good I figured that it deserved its own post.

I bought it from Pastelarias Roma, a dessert vendor in the market.  I like coconut desserts a lot, so I was probably in the tank for this one right from the get-go, but man this was good.  It was kind of like a cross between a coconut macaroon and a coconut cream pie; it was very macaroon-like, particularly the crisp exterior, but it was also a little bit syrupy and creamy, with a mild custardy flavour.  It was contained by a crust that was kind of like an ice cream cone, but thinner and crispier.

So damn good

There are a few things that I’m going to be dreaming about when this trip is over — that, I’m pretty confident, is going to be one of them.

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