Travel: Buenos Aires day 2


I woke up after a wonderful 8 hrs sleep with only 1 pee-trip at night! 🙂 I made myself a quick breakfast: 2 toasted with cream cheese and a yogurt calcium fortified.

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Then Mara, Gunther and her mom arrived! We catch up for hours before we decided to go our for lunch to a cafe close by

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they brought us some bread. One kind is completely black… we didn’t know if it’s whole wheat or what, maybe black sesame seed paste or something. It was quite tasty.

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both Mara and I had a smoked salmon salad with fresh mozzarella. We both enjoyed it.

We hang out at home and then went to a shopping mall. It was very clouded so we left.

Jeanette was preparing dinner. And Gunther introduced me to the world of balsamic vinegar. I didn’t know that there’s a large variety of the vinegar and that they could be so different. They brought this one from Germany

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I tasted it straight from the bottle and woooo!!!!!! I’ve never tasted anything like that! Sour, very sweet and tasty! I was in love!!!!!

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a big salad using olive oil and balsamic. Absolutely amazing!!!

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as main dish, Jeanette prepared chicken with marmalade and assorted vegetables

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I had two plates of the salad

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and chicken with rice

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both were delicious!!! We all enjoyed it a lot. In addition to the food, I think what we enjoyed even more was the conversation. Dinner lasted for like 2+ hours and we talked and laughed so much. For me, they’re my second family and I love being with him, listening to him and watching them laugh! What a satisfaction!!!

Finally, the dessert: homemade flan

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Delicious. I asked Jeanette how she made it. For my surprise, it’s not made with egg, sugar and milk. She used only 4 eggs, 1 can of condensed milk and water. Brilliant! 🙂

We ended up going to sleep around mid-night! That’s vacation!!! 🙂

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5 responses to “Travel: Buenos Aires day 2

  1. aspiringsteph

    Everything looks so delicious!! Looks like the trip is going well!!!

  2. mmm the salmon looks so great! sounds like you’re having a great time so far!

  3. My mouth just watered looking at that balsamic vinegar!!!

    I’m so glad you’re having a lovely time there!

  4. That smoked salmon and fresh mozzarella salad is GORGEOUS! Wow, what a presentation. And EVOO + balsamic is my FAVORITE dressing lately. I drown my salads in balsamic. So good. 🙂

  5. andreaswellnessnotes

    I love flan but have never made it myself. I’m putting it on my list! 🙂

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