Celebrating World Malbec Day

Time to celebrate Malbec, the juicy, fruity red wine grape that came originally from France but which has established itself as Argentina’s signature grape

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Empanada Explorations

On our travels around Argentina last month, we carried out an intensive benchmarking exercise on empanadas, those cheeky little pastry turnovers with artfullly pinched and pleated edges that you find pretty much all over South America. They probably found their way to the continent via Spain, though they’re quite different from the large tray-baked empanadas found in Galicia, which are usually filled with tuna and sold… Continue reading Empanada Explorations