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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 …

Before we dive in, let’s get one thing straight. Empanadas are not exclusive to Argentina. In fact, they can be found all over the region, from Mexico all the way down to el culo del mundo. The symbol for …

Food-lovers, start your engines. Feria Masticar is back for the eighth installment of the superlative festival that celebrates the diversity and quality of Argentina’s food and drink – and so much more. Starting September 6th, visitors will be able to …

Grab your poncho and throw on a pair of alpargatas because this gringa is walking you through some of the most breathtaking spots that northwestern Argentina has to offer. Here we go! Jujuy and Salta.

Getting there

My flight left …

Once again, the government has emphasized its objective of “uniting the Argentine people” and putting an end to the current political polarization. The strategy? Making a heart-warming video that shows all the different people involved in making one of Argentina’s …

A 29-year-old man in Santiago del Estero attacked his 32-year-old sister with a bottle and “disfigured” her after a heated argument that allegedly started when he said the empanadas she cooked for his birthday “tasted horrible.”
Rita Cruz Díaz was …

A 29-year-old man in Santiago del Estero attacked his 32-year-old sister with a bottle and “disfigured” her after a heated argument that allegedly started when he said the empanadas she cooked for his birthday “tasted horrible.”

Rita Cruz Díaz was …