Buenos Aires Flavors
Share a typical Argentine day discovering the gastronomy of the “porteños”. You will discover how to prepare the best “mates” (infusion based on yerba mate) while you learn to cook “empanadas” with the best tips from local people. Then you will enjoy a typical “asado” and taste Argentine wines with the host family and friends.
The activity requires a minimum of 4 people.
Duration: 4 hours
The price is per person in double base and in American dollars.
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Vacation Style Holiday Type
Activity Level Active
A family will welcome you at their home in Martinez to live a gastronomic experience where you can discover local flavors. First they will teach you how to serve a good mate (infusion based on yerba mate). You will also learn how to cook “empanadas” and finally enjoy an authentic Argentine “asado” accompanied by some good wines. An unforgettable and authentic experience of Argentine tastes and customs.
- Bilingual guide (Spanish/ English).
- Cooking lesson: how to prepare empanadas.
- Lunch or dinner with beverages included.
- Transport not included.
At Mater we always search for alternative activities to those usually chosen by large groups of tourists so that you can have more intimate and authentic experiences, without missing out on the most emblematic places in Argentina.
In this activity you can discover how a family from Buenos Aires lives on a daily basis, learn about the ingredients they use in their gastronomy, and participate in the preparation of typical meals.
On top of our general sustainability policies (see here), there are some specific sustainable actions we take in this particular tour.
This is a private tour that prioritizes the cultural exchange with the family that will receive you. In this way you will have a unique and personalized experience. We seeks to preserve and value Buenos Aires’ gastronomic traditions.
Buenos Aires has 4 clearly defined seasons: hot and humid summers, and cold winters. You can participate on this activity any time of the year. Temperatures are rarely under 5ºC (41ºF), but may go over 30ºC (86ºF) during the summer! Yet, we suggest to take this tour any time of the year.
Yes, you will be in a family home.