Category: Culinary Adventures

Meet Latin America’s Favorite Dessert, the Alfajor

Satisfy your sweet tooth with Latin America’s most popular and decadent dessert: the alfajor.

Chilean Carmenere

Chile’s drinks: Vino tinto and terremoto

Chile is a wine superpower, the fifth largest exporter of wines in the world and the eighth largest producer. We try and test out different Chilean wines.

Beer and Sausage in Argentina

Drinking beer in South America

We’ve picked our favorite beers in Brazil, Argentina and Peru. While connoisseurs might find South American beers to be average, their virtue is their accessibility.

Yerba mate argentina

Argentinian Drinks: Fernet, Yerba Mate & More

In Argentina Malbec, Fernet, and yerba mate are proud national emblems. High quality Argentine wines have rocketed to international prominence.

Wine tourism in Brazil and Uruguay

Brazil and Uruguay are the 3rd and 4th largest producers of wine in South America. Tiny in comparison to the wine giants of Argentina and Chile.

After years of mostly domestic sales, as of March 2011, Chile is one of the top 10 wine exporters in the world

South American Wine Trails

Every wine lover should be are aware of the grape-growing action throughout South America’s wine trails!