Mendocino Lemon Tart


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By Barbara Tropp

Published 1982

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Mendocino is a picturesque spot on the north California coast, where the cliffs drop steeply to the sea, and the mist rushing over the weather-worn trees reminds me of Japan. In a corner of the town is a charming rose-ringed Victorian house, my friend Margaret’s Café Beaujolais. It is there one can find extraordinary desserts, including this smooth and tangy lemon tart.

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