Category: Food & Drink

What do Uruguayans eat?

What do Uruguayans eat (and drink)? A “tourist shopping basket”—to keep prices down in vacation hot spots—reveals all. Hint. It includes whiskey.

Manuel Filgueira: Ninja winemaking in Uruguay

Trained in elite French chateaux but down to earth, Manuel Filgueira is one of Uruguay’s top winemakers, producing tiny quantities of exceptional wine through “sheer stubbornness”.

Best Uruguay Wine

The 20 very best Uruguayan wines

Uruguay’s wine production is small yet magnificent. Here’s the very best from the Guru’Guay Guide to Uruguay, a guide to wine country and more.

Uruguay best beers for summer

6 best beers for summer in Uruguay

Daniel Rocamora, Uruguay’s foremost craft beer expert, chooses this summer’s best craft beers. Hit the beach and carnival with six of the best.

Wine tasting in Carmelo

Wine tasting at the unique family-run boutique wineries of Carmelo, Uruguay. Plan your route, find contact details and prices.

Carmelo: The Uruguayan Tuscany

Not a huge amount to things to do in Carmelo, besides drink wine. Thank god! Visit vineyards, drink fine wine & relax in a tiny Tuscany without the hordes.

6 Uruguayan wines you MUST try

Argentinians know wine. Local expert Claudio Angelotti selects neighbour Uruguay’s best wines. The Guru translates his recommendations for your enjoyment.

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Checking out the craft beer in Uruguay

For a country of 3 million, Uruguay has a notable number of craft breweries, all producing excellent craft beer, many using Belgian hops.