ARGENTINA
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BY ANNE RITTER: :)

Most people from Argentina eat four meals a day. Beef is a big part of Argentina's food choice. for breakfast they have light meals. Lunch people eat meat and vegetables or salads. After work people go to cafes. Then dinner is the main meal and usually it includes beef. Popular foods that people in Argentina are beef ( their verison of the barbecue is called asado beef grilled on an open fire pit), spicy sausages, and small intestines.Bread and salad are most common for small snacks. The influence on all theses dishes is the Italain food. Mainly italy and Spain are the influences on argentine dishes. pasta and Pizza are always a favorit in argentina. Many foods here are considered delouses and well put together.

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ARGENTINA EMPANADAS

WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
1 pkg. egg roll skins
1 lb. ground meat
1 onion
1 garlic
2 boiled eggs, chopped
1/2 c. raisins
Salt & pepper
Oil for frying
STEPS:
1.Saute meat in skillet with onion and garlic
2. Drain fat.
3. Add eggs adn raisins.
4. Fill egg foll skins
5. Fold over and seal.
6. Fry on both sides in oil
7. ENJOY :)