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recipe for lemon cookies of Capri

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iDINEidonotEAT Sep 3, 2010 01:17 PM

I'm looking for a recipe for the delectable lemon (lemon almond?) cookies that one can buy at a patisserie in Capri that may be called Buonocore. The cookies may be called Caprilu al limone. I think the cookies are dusted with confectioners' sugar, not iced. Also, has anyone found these available for purchase in the United States? Grazie mille.

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    ckivlahan RE: iDINEidonotEAT Sep 15, 2010 12:22 PM

    Hi I also just got back from Capri and am looking for the recipe for the lemon and the pistachio cookies at Buonocore Patiserrie. They were AMAZING. Any luck? Please let me know!!! CK

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      lidia RE: iDINEidonotEAT Sep 16, 2010 06:48 AM

      Are these they?
      http://www.italia-gourmet.com/product...

      (I'm thinking not… these look more like regular biscotti, plus it refers to white chocolate.)

      Edit: I see these are by an American company with the same name, "Buonocore".. never mind!

      1. alkapal RE: iDINEidonotEAT Sep 16, 2010 06:57 AM

        email maureen fant, fellow chowhound. http://www.maureenbfant.com/

        i'm curious about a recipe, too. capri was just so incredible. i went in 1978, and would love to return....

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