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Bruce Sanderson

November 2012

A Buenos Aires Thanksgiving
Argentina's capital is struggling economically, but Argentina's wines and cuisine are still impressive
Posted: Nov 30, 2012 12:30pm ET
I spent Thanksgiving week in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was my fourth trip to the federal capital since 2005, yet it had been four years since my last visit. A lot has changed, yet much remains the same. There is beautiful architecture in B.A., neo-classical, art nouveau and art deco, some of which is reminiscent of Paris, hence its nickname as the Paris of South America. But the sidewalks are broken and many buildings are in a state of disrepair, signs of the struggling economy. I did find much to like during my return to Argentina, however. Here are my notes on the best restaurants and wines we visited.
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