Piedmont

Piatto & Dolce d’Autore at Douja d’Or

Piatto & Dolce d’Autore at Douja d’Or

Piatto & Dolce d’Autore at Douja d’Or- Asti, Italy Each September, the town of Asti, Italy holds the Douja d’Or festival that is a celebration of Piedmonte food and wine all leading up to the famous horse race, Palio di Asti. One aspect of this 

Festival della Sagre Asigiane at Douja d’Or

Festival della Sagre Asigiane at Douja d’Or

Festival della Sagre Astigiane- Asti, Italy Each September, the town of Asti, Italy holds the Douja d’Or festival that is a celebration of Piedmont food and wine all leading up to the famous horse race, Palio di Asti. One aspect of the festival that takes 

Douja d’Or

Douja d’Or

September 2016 Douja dOr- Asti, Italy Each September, the town of Asti, Italy holds the Douja d’Or festival that is a celebration of Piedmont food and wine all leading up to the famous horse race, Palio di Asti. This ten day event opens with the 

Itinerary: Torino

Itinerary: Torino

Torino, Italy We took advantage of a layover train ride for Asti to Milan to spend a night exploring Torino. The rainy day allowed for some indoor activities of museums and churches to fill the day. While it is not nearly enough time to do a 

Itinerary: Asti, Italy

Itinerary: Asti, Italy

Asti, Italy In planning our second trip to Italy, we wanted to explore a more organic part outside of the typical tourist destinations. Coincidentally, a regional festival was occurring in Piedmont so we made Asti our base for this new area. This portion of the 

Itinerary: Alba, Italy

Itinerary: Alba, Italy

Alba, Italy When we visited Asti for the Douja d’Or festival, everyone told us to return in late fall to Alba for another gastronomic event. In search of the coveted white truffle, we traveled to Alba’s the International White Truffle Festival for a few days of gourmet 



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