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Palazzo Alfieri truffle hunting Asti
14
May

Asti tourist information office

Asti tourist office The Asti Tourist Office is located in the historic center of the city. A few meters from the train station, crossing Piazza Campo del Palio, one of the largest squares in Europe, reach the famous Piazza Alfieri, where every year since 1987 the Palio race takes place. And it is precisely here...
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why travel piedmont
21
Nov

5 Reasons to travel Piedmont, best region in 2019

Travel Piedmont Region Lonely Planet has named Piedmont Region (Italy) as the world’s best region to visit in 2019. Here are 5 reason why. 5 Reason Why Travel Piedmont region Barolo has long been hailed as the “Wine of Kings” and you can taste the region’s aromatic wines at source. Wander the vineyards and see...
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22
Sep

28 Types of truffles in Italy

28 Types of truffles. Discover all the them. In Italy exist around two hundred thousand people, their name is Hunters, that go with dogs to find truffles. A good truffle hunter knows where all the tuber grow obviously it’s a secret. You can find all Types of truffles in Italy in only a few regions. The most...
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Truffle blog, Alba White Truffle Fair 2018
22
Sep

88° International Alba White Truffle Fair 2018

“Truffles can, on certain occasions, make women more tender and men more lovable.” Dumas The 88° International Alba White Truffle Fair is the highlight of the event dedicated to the Tuber magnatum Pico (white truffle). The Fail would be one of the main showcases of high gastronomy and Italian excellence. From 6 October to 25 November, every Saturday and...
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prize for fresh white truffle from alba
22
Sep

Where to buy Fresh Alba’s White Truffle

The Alba White Truffle World Market is the widest international exhibition of truffles from the Piedmont hills of Langhe, Roero and Monferrato. You can smell Alba white truffle from a few feet away and shaving theme more of this intriguing aroma. The chemicals that make up the smell are actually similar to the pheromones mammals...
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Why Truffles Are So Expensive
18
Aug

Why are Alba white truffles so expensive?

Every fall chefs around the globe, go to great lengths to obtain fresh white truffle from Alba and diners folk over heaps of money to try them. Alba white truffles are one of the most expensive ingredients. Why are Alba white truffles so expensive? Once they are unearthed, the Alba white truffles are sold to...
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Asti flags of Palio
19
Jul