Best of Boston

1978 Best Cheesecake

Andy Seplow

Andy Seplow, part-time owner of a limited catering service called L’Alliance Pate, makes a firm, toothsome cheesecake based on cream cheese, sour cream, and ground almonds. It’s available regularly at Peasant Stock, the Stock Pot, and Malben’s Gourmet.

383 Somerville Ave., Somerville,