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Provoleta The Swiss have their fondue, Mexicans their queso fundido, and Argentinians have provoleta. An inch-thick disk of cow’s or goat’s milk (provolone) is heated over a grill, rendering it pliant and crisp-skinned. It is eaten with a steak knife. ingredients’ purity and the heat’s modulation yield smooth, shiny dulce de leche, doled out with every conceivable dessert. $ Sorrentinos Home-made pasta rules in this city, where a third of the population traces its ancestry to Italy. Parrillada Sorrentinos, a Entrails, staple of the Old sweet-breads, Country, are sausages, popular in Buenos sirloin, and Aires pasta chicken constitute houses.
Html £ Museo Casa de Ricardo Rojas The former home of Argentina’s distinguished literature professor appears largely how Rojas left it upon his death in 1957. Its NeoColonial design is informed by Rojas’ studies of indigenous and Jesuit-mission construction in Peru. ar Histórico de Cera $ Museo The passion project of an Argentinian ﬁne arts professor, this wax museum exudes a 40 Wax ﬁgures at Museo Histórico de Cera de Artes Plásticas ^ Museo Eduardo Sivori L1 • Avda. ar Beautifully lit El Zanjón with sensational montages and blowups of catastrophic headlines.
Astor Piazzolla (1921–92) Master composer Piazzolla brought tango – some would say kicking and screaming – into the jazz age, pioneering the tangojazz quintet ensemble and turning American bebop masters on to the artform. The mournful Adios Nonino is Piazzolla’s most famous composition. 1931) An inﬂuential choreographer, Copes is responsible for bringing the now-integral theatricality into tango shows: knife duels, dockside scenes, and bordello trysts. The pianist and composer Pugliese and his orchestras were broadcast over Radio Mundo, a state-run frequency, which brought his music and his communist sentiments to nationwide attention under Perón (see p33).
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