What is the best thing to bring home from Patagonia?

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One of the best and most unique things to bring home from Patagonia is a bottle of locally-produced wine, particularly the fine pinot noirs grown in the region. The cool Patagonian climate has a similar effect on the grapes as those grown in the Pacific Northwest, resulting in some of the finest varieties out there today, and at prices that are truly budget-friendly. Visit Familia Schroeder’s local winery — near Neuquen in Argentine Patagonia — to taste and purchase their outstanding Patagonian-grown Saurus pinot noirs, malbecs, cabernet sauvignons and more (you can also view the dinosaur fossils found on the property that gave their name to the producer’s wines). Artisanal food products are also a great souvenir found throughout Patagonia, particularly the various paté varieties — we're sure you'll impress someone back home with wild boar in a can.

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