Argentine Souveneirs

Argentine quality items include leather goods, woven and knitted garments, silverware and wine. Excellent quality and original designs can be found: shoes, purses, jackets, handbags, and wallets. Craft industry (pottery, masks and cloth, wall hangings), mostly bought in the North are also good options. Mate is a traditional drink in Argentina, made by an infusion of dried leaves of yerba mate. It is drunk in a hollow gourd with a “Bombilla”, a special metallic drinking straw, as well as great Malbec wine from Mendoza area or a Torrontes wine from the Northwest.