Food Prices – Precios de Alimentos: Jul 2014

This is our second simple food price index.  In order to offer the most unbiased inflation index the prices of the respective food categories were taken from the same stores.  The stores that we took price samples from were the stores with the best prices that we have found in Buenos Aires.

Fruit and vegetable prices were taken from “Frutería y Verdulería Ayacucho“.

Bulk, “health” food products prices were taken from “Diética Tomy“.

Meat prices were taken from “Frigorífico El Santiagueño“.

Dairy and deli prices are a sample of the prices that Carrefour offers.

Eggs were purchased at Coto.

Este es nuestro segundo índice de precios de comidas.    Para poder ofrecer un imparcial indice inflacionario de los diferentes alimentos, éstos precios fueron obtenidos en cada mercado.  Los negocios donde tomamos los precios fueron aquellos dónde encontramos las mejores ofertas. 

Los precios de frutas y verduras son de “Frutería y Verdulería Ayacucho“.

Los precios de “productos dietéticas” y sueltos son de “Dietética Tomy“.

Los precios de carve vacuna de “Frigorífico El Santiagueno“.

Los precios de lácteos y fiabrería son de Carrefour.

 Los huevos fueron comprados en Coto.

 

There were guitar concerts at Frutería y Verdulería Ayacucho this month –

Fruit and Vegetables – Frutas y Verduras

  • Bananas – $12.00/kg
  • Basil – albaca – $5.00 per bunch – el ramito
  • Beets – remolacha, betabel – $10.00/kg
  • Bell Pepper, green – pimiento, verde – $24.00/kg
  • Bell Pepper, red – morón, rojo – $24.00
  • Broccoli – Brocoli – $14.00/kg
  • Carrots – Zanahorias – $8.00/kg
  • Eggplant – Berenjena – $14.00/kg
  • Leeks – Puerro, Porro – $30.00/kg
  • Lemon – Limón – $14.00/kg
  • Potatoes – Papas – $6.00/kg
  • Oranges – Naranjas para jugo – $6.00/kg
  • Onions – Cebollas – $5.00/kg
  • Spinach – Espinaca – $5.00 per bunch
  • Sweet Potato – Batata – $8.00/kg
  • Tomato – Tomate, perdida – $8.00/kg

Bulk Health Food – Dietética

  • Figs, white/dark – Higos, blancos/negros – $100.00/kg
  • Flour, whole wheat – Harina, integral – $12.00/kg
  • Peanuts – Maní– $30.00/kg
  • Sesame, whole – Sesamo, integral – $50.00/kg
  • Sugar, dark – Azúcar, negro – $20.00/kg
  • Sunflower Seeds, peeled – Semillas Girasol, pelado – $32.00/kg
  • Walnuts, pieces – Nueces, blancas partidos – $140.00/kg
Meat cuts - Argentina - carne

A guide to cuts of meat in Argentina

Meat – Carne

Vacuna – Beef

  • Bola de Lomo – $56.00/kg
  • Cuadril – $60.00/kg
  • Falda – $35.00/kg
  • Lomo – $77.00/kg
  • Nalga – $66.00/kg
  • Ossobuco – $26.00/kg
  • Paleta – $49.00/kg
  • Peceto – $69.00/kg
  • Roast Beef – $46.00/kg
  • Vacío – $61.00/kg

Cerdo – Pork

  • Bondiola – $70.00/kg
  • Costilla – $48.00/kg
  • Pechito – $48.00/kg

Deli Meat – Fiambrería

  • Ham – Jamón Cocido – Paladini – $175.31
  • Lomo Horneado – Bocatti – $147.71

Cheese and Dairy – Quesos y Lácteos

  • MilkLeche – La Serenisisma – $10.19/litre
  • ButterManteca – SanCor – $14.11/200g
  • CreamCrema – SanCor – $18.46/360 ml
  • YogurtYogur – SanCor – $7.10/190g
  • Cheese, ParmesanQuesoParmesano – Paulina – $163.41/kg
  • CheeseQuesoPort Salud – SanCor – $107.39/kg
  • Cheese, blueQueso – Roquefort – Santa Rosa – $138.99/kg

Eggs – Huevos

  • Eggs, large, brown – Huevos, grandes, coloresmarca Carnave brand – $18.25 per dozen – cada doceña

Miscellaneous – Varios

  • Capers – Alcaparras – Darama – 100g – $29.99
  • Flour, white – Harina, Tipo 000 – Cañuelas -1kg – $7.00/kg
  • Maté – Rosamonte, Selección Especial – 500g – $21.30
  • Tomato, canned – Tomates Pelados Peritas Enteros Comunes – La Campagnola – 400g – $9.89
  • Yeast – Levadura – Calsa – 2x50g – $7.70

The exchange rate for the month of July was about $8.17/dollar.  El cambio del mes de Junio fué de $8.17 por dólar.

 

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