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Argentina is full of superlatives. We’re the land of Maradona, of Messi, of Máxima, of Mauro Colagreco, of the Pope, of the world’s best vineyard, and so much more. And since it seems that the trend of ranking …

News flash: Apparently, it’s winter! You wouldn’t know it based on the unseasonably warm temperatures that have been racking Buenos Aires the last few days, but yes. We’ve all busted out our best Lenny Kravitz scarves, huddle around our weak-ass …

I don’t know about you, but the trend of foodie pop-ups that has, well, popped up around Buenos Aires makes me rather giddy. As the number of new bars and restaurants opening continues to grow despite all indications that the …

Gather round, raise a glass! Argentina’s own Zuccardi Valle de Uco winery grabbed the top spot in the first-ever World’s Best Vineyards awards, announced earlier this week.

The official list ranked 50 of the world’s top wineries, with over 1,500 …

Man, time flies when you’re eating and drinking too much. Which is why you might be surprised to hear that the 10th anniversary edition of Feria Masticar – organized by culinary group A.C.E.L.G.A. – will be taking place in …

She got it from her mama. That’s right. The best empanadas in Argentina – as decided yesterday during the Fiesta de la Empanada at the Feria Mataderos  – come from the Mendoza kitchen of María del Carmen Vicario (“Chacha”), inspired …

It’s that time of year, kids. Temperatures are dropping – and porteños are swaddled in scarves, hats, and fur-lined hooded jackets – and the impending insanity of vacaciones de invierno is upon us. It also means that Argentina is gearing …

So, who else is enjoying the novelty of spending the 4th of July in the blustery Upside Down that we call Argentina? Yeah, yeah, I know. This isn’t the U.S. (despite how hard Palermo tries), and we can’t expect everyone …

Jewish food is having a moment. Whether it’s Zahav in Philadelphia, Mazel Tov in Budapest, or Federal Delicatessen in Auckland, the cuisine of my people has become trendy on a global scale. Buenos Aires, hip city that it is,

Coming to Argentina for the first time, I arrived prepared with the knowledge that I may have to search a little harder for some of my must-have staples: peanut butter, Greek yogurt, and tampons with applicators. But, apart from these, …