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How to Drink Mate in Argentina

If you want to get a deeper understanding of Argentine culture, you can start by learning how to drink mate like a local. Mate is an integral part of Argentine culture and it has its own characteristics. Any time is a good time for mate. It can be compared to tea or coffee in other […]...
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Gaucho Knives: History of the Facon

Gaucho knives are handmade knives used by this typical Argentine character in many different situations. Among them, the facon may be the most popular gaucho knife per excellence. Early this year, we published a post about the facon, but now we will share with you more about its history. The facon i...
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Most Popular Species to Add to Argentinian Mate

As you know mate is a typical infusion in Argentina. So here are a few of the most popular species to add to Argentinian mate: Pennyroyal; Common to find in the mates of Santiago del Estero. Mint; It is digestive and counteracts gastrointestinal disorders. Peperina; Easy to find around the Sierras. ...
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