Category Archives: Argentina

Home-made alfajor-inspired ice cream

Three weeks in Argentina whetted my appetite for alfajores. 6 months later, I decided to throw lots of ingredients into a bowl in the hope that they resembled ice cream made in the style of an alfajor – and I think it kinda worked.

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Admirations for a letchy alpha-whore

Nope, my blog has not taken a U-turn in terms of its theme. I present to you he Argentinian alfajor: two biscuits with a layer of dulce de leche…

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South American Pie: The Empanada

I am a massive fan of pastry (I am Northern, after all), so you can imagine my delight when I discovered that pies are everywhere in Argentina (and other South American countries) in the form of an empanada.

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Snack time: Choripán the Argentinian way (loosely)

I am going to Argentina next month so I thought I would get myself in the mood and make some Argentinian street food – choripán.

Choripan

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