Private day-trip with local tour guide to discover the most genuine products of Piedmont’s enogastronomy: sought-after wines, cheese and chocolate. Tour Highlights:
Sightseeing in the Barolo area of production: stop in Grinzane Cavour to admire the imposing XIII century castle, La Morra with the scenic “belvedere” or Barolo with the Falletti castle and the Regional Enoteca of Barolo.
Visit the town of Cherasco, known as the “city of the seven peace treaties”, snail farming and fine chocolate production. Visit local chocolate producer where you could try and buy different kinds of chocolates, included the renowned baci di Cherasco (Cherasco’s kisses).
Visit cheese refiner in Bra, the town where the Slow Food Movement was born in 1989, who has energetically dedicated himself to locating, aging and commercializing the finest cheese produced in the area for generations. Cheese tasting will follow the visit.
Visit a Barolo producer in one of the 11 Barolo villages, e.g. Barolo, La Morra, Castiglione Falletto, Serralunga d’Alba, Monforte d’Alba, etc. Wine-tasting will follow the visit.
Chocolate-tasting not available from 1st July to 31st August due to warm weather conditions (this activity will be replaced by the visit to the Wine Bank in Pollenzo)