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Steak-crazy Argentines keep buying beef

A recession and run on their peso is making the staple protein much more expensive

Times are hard in recession-hit Argentina and the peso currency’s latest crash has jolted food prices higher. But in a country where eating beef is considered more a right than a luxury, people are stretching their budgets to keep buying steak while butcher shops see profit margins shrink. Social life revolves around weekend barbecues for […] Read more