While living abroad, we realized that baking traditional desserts for friends was the best way to share the stories of our hometown, Lima.
Uniquely positioned at a cultural crossroads, our city is privileged to nurture a diverse culinary heritage. Today, we are proud to share the sweet side of that legacy in New York.
Limanjar is a New York-based, online bakery that celebrates the refined confectionary tradition of Lima, Peru.
The floral shapes remind us of the indigenous heritage that is present in the exotic, natural forms through which the foreign baroque style was made our own
The square and outline symbolize the old, walled City of Lima: a grid of blocks surrounded by a massive wall to protect its wealth
The geometric design alludes to the Spanish-Moorish style of architecture, distinctive of historic Lima’s balconies and domes