RICORDO DI TORINO

I found this Souvenir of Turin booklet of photographs buried in the bottom drawer of a built-in cupboard in our house […]

FIERA DEGLI ACCIUGAI

Anchovy art at the Fiera degli acciugai in Dronero
Each June, the Fiera degli Acciugai (Fair of the Anchovy Vendors) is celebrated […]

MONDOVÌ

… ed al vago declivio, il dolce Mondovì, ridente.
 … and on the faint, gentle slope,  sweet Mondovì, smiling. […]

CASCINALE DEI FRATI

One of the things I love about our corner of Piemonte is finding pieces of history in even the […]

BAGNET VERD

Bagnet Verd (Green Sauce) is is a classic Piemontese condiment which can be served with a variety of foods […]

CUNEESI AL RHUM

Cuneesi al Rhum are the traditional chocolates of Cuneo Province in Piedmont, Italy.  Cuneesi (pronounced coon-AY-zee) are small meringues […]

RASCHERA D’ALPEGGIO

Raschera d’Alpeggio is an artisanal cheese that is produced only in the Monregalesi Valleys of Italy’s Piemonte region. This traditional […]

CAPPELLA DELLE BRUNATE

The Cappella della Madonna delle Grazie was constructed in 1914 near an existing roadside shrine with frescoes by a […]

BIRRIFICIO LE BALADIN

Piemonte’s Langhe wine country is known throughout the world for its prized wines like Barolo and Barbaresco. But nestled […]

SANTUARIO DI VICOFORTE

The Santuario Regina Montis Regalis is more commonly known today as the Santuario di Vicoforte. The story of the Santuario begins in 1592 when […]

VERNANTE

On the road from Cuneo to Limone Piemonte and the border with France you pass a small town called […]

ALTA VALLE PESIO & TANARO NATURE PARK

Established in 1978, the Alta Valle Pesio & Tanaro Nature Park was one of the first protected areas in […]