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Must try foods of Argentina

Increasingly Buenos Aires is becoming a destination for food and wine lovers around the world.  Recently 15 Argentine restaurants were named in a list of the 50 best restaurants in Latin America.  Here’s a list of some traditional Argentine dishes you have to try when you visit Argentina. We eat many of these on our […]

Best Brunch in Buenos Aires

09 Aug 2013 / in buenos aires restaurants

Going out for a weekend brunch is a longtime tradition in many parts of the world, but here in Buenos Aires restaurants have just started offering brunch in the past few years. While a lot of restaurants now offer brunch in Buenos Aires, in my trials you really have to know where to go since […]

Top Cocktail Bars in Buenos Aires

As in much of the world, cocktail bars have become popular in Buenos Aires in the past few years.  Historically the country has mainly stuck to drinking wine, beer or the basic cocktail of Fernet and coke, all of which pair well with a good steak.  Buenos Aires is however a perfect city for enjoying […]

Best Cuts of Steak in Argentina

08 Jul 2013 / in Argentine Cuisine

Entering a parrilla steakhouse or carniceria (butcher) in Buenos Aires can be a little overwhelming if you are not accustomed to the wide selection of cuts (cortes) of meat available in Argentina.  On our food tours in Buenos Aires we’ll give you a lesson on what the cuts are, but here’s also an abbreviated guide to our favorite cuts of […]

Parrilla Tour featured on popular TV show Getaway!

02 Jul 2013 / in Press

Skip to 4:36 to see the Parrilla Tour food tour featured!

The Best Italian Restaurants in Buenos Aires

01 Jul 2013 / in buenos aires restaurants

Argentina is a country made up of immigrants, largely from Italy and Spain.  Almost the instant you get off your plane you will notice this in the appearance and actions of Argentines.  This cultural heritage is heavily reflected in the cuisine of Argentina.  Besides being able to get one of the best steaks in the […]

Best Buenos Aires City Tours

26 Jun 2013 / in Argentina Tourism, Things to do

Buenos Aires is an enormous city with centuries of history.  If you only have a few days here it can be a bit overwhelming since there is so much to see and do.  Similar to our steakhouse food tours, we think the best way to discover Buenos Aires is to do it with a local, […]

Best Dulce de Leche in Argentina

10 Jun 2013 / in Argentine Cuisine

Dulce de leche is a classic food of Argentina.  It is made by simmering milk and sugar at a low heat for several hours until it turns into a thick caramel-like sauce.  Argentines love dulce de leche and put it on almost everything!  Dulce de leche is a great souvenir to bring home since it […]

Best Pizza in Buenos Aires

24 May 2013 / in buenos aires restaurants

Argentina is a country made up of European immigrants, mainly from Italy and Spain.  The food of Argentina is highly influenced by Italian and Spanish cuisine, so besides great steak, you’ll find wonderful pasta, tapas and pizza that were brought here by the immigrants.  A recent newspaper article reported that Buenos Aires actually has an […]

Best Wine Shops in Buenos Aires

20 May 2013 / in Argentina Tourism, Things to do

A bottle of a great Argentine wine makes a good gift or souvenir to bring home. A common questions we get from clients on our food tour here in Buenos Aires is where they can purchase a few bottles to take home and share with friends and family while telling them all about eating the […]