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I prepared for it all day long.

Lots of water, a bit of rest, some high tempo music to get pumped up on my way to the first stop. It promised to be a night to remember, an introductory class …

Argentina is very proud of its Malbec wines. And it has reason to. The country appropriated a variety that was considered second-rate in France and made wines of the highest quality, which placed the nation on the world map. Currently,

As the winter season finally draws to a close, this Friday marks the day of the Southern Hemisphere’s spring equinox, meaning it’s official, warmer days and balmy evenings are on their way (hallelujah!). With temperatures even breaking the 20-degree Celsius …

The moment we have all been waiting for is here: the bittersweet (except mostly sweet) send-off for winter is commencing(!). No more will we have to layer-up with seven different sweaters piled on top of each other shuffling through the …

Sure, clashing for political reasons is cool and all. Football is always a great topic for a violent argument. But have you tried the meat? Like talking about the best parrillas in town and purposely dissing somebody’s top pick, for …

The battle is won.

The award for the best parrilla in Buenos Aires – at least according to porteños – goes to the famous (infamous?) Palermo restaurant La Cabrera. Buenos Aires mayor Horacio Rodríguez Larreta announced the news yesterday …

Five years ago, if someone announced that they were vegan in Buenos Aires I have a sneaky suspicion that stones would have been thrown at them. Pitchforks would have appeared, and the angry mob would have descended. Half-a-decade later and …

Allie remembers the moment like it was yesterday. She was filming Pick Up The Fork, a web series derived from her very successful eponymous food blog. That day she was visiting Astor, one of the restaurants she had …

The rolling green hills and open skies of Córdoba, a 90-minute drive from the eponymous capital, set the scene for one of the province’s top dining spots. Setting up shop in La Cumbre wasn’t exactly a bed of roses for …

Florida, Corrientes, Defensa: When it comes to notable streets and avenues, Buenos Aires puts forth some heavy-hitting candidates. Egged on by insistent guidebooks, newcomers are told that if their visits to the city don’t include strolls down these thoroughfares, it