Cycle through a food and wine lover's paradise in the region of Piedmont
During the late 13th century the Piedmont region became one of Italy’s wealthiest, with 150-odd towers springing up in Asti alone. Of...
Rising above Asti’s historic core is the enormous belfry of the 13th-century Romanesque-Gothic Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta . Its...
You could be sharing the room with a quartet of nuns or a birthday party of celebrating college graduates at this local spot bedecked with white tablecloths and polished wine glasses, but characterised by plenty of down-to-earth Piedmontese ambience. This being Asti, the food is infused with truffles, Barolo wine and a formidable agnolotti di astigiana .
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