When he couldn't find Argentine food in Boulder, Christian Saber opened Rincon Argentino
last year. And he's not the only restaurateur who's brought very south-of-the-border flavors to the metro area. There's never been any shortage of Mexican restaurants here, but now we have an increasing number of South American kitchens, serving traditional fare from trucks and white-tablecloth restaurants alike. When we last rounded up the metro area's best South American restaurants, we had trouble coming up with five -- and even though Las Salteñas
, a Bolivian spot that ranked as our Best South American Restaurant in the Best of Denver 2013 has closed, we were still able to round up fifteen worthwhile stops, presented below in no particular order, for a culinary journey around that continent.
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