Multiple airlines, including United, Alitalia and Delta, offer connecting flights from all three Washington area airports to Turin, Italy, which is about 44 miles from Fossano.
Via Negri, 20
Fossano’s luxury center city hotel. Double rooms from about $175.
Via Circonvallazione, 10
On the ring road outside Fossano. Double rooms from about $110.
Antiche Volte Ristorante
Gourmet restaurant in the cellars of the Palazzo Righini hotel. Entrees start at about $25 . Four-course tasting menu is $57. Il Loggiato, the hotel lounge bar, serves light fare, full meals and drinks.
Trattoria Cascina Schiavenza
Schiavenza Via Mazzini, 4
Hilltop trattoria about a 50-minute drive east of Fossano offers a $48 tasting menu and a la carte selections.
Valcasotto cheese village
Via Santa Libera 14
Tiny mountain village offers free tours and tastings. Hours vary. The on-site staff’s English is limited, so
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Tasting Tours food and wine tours
Via degli Alpini, 6
Independent company offers bespoke food and wine tours in the Piedmont. Tours start at about $195 per person for one or two people.
Bruno Rocca winery
Strada Rabajà 60
Family-owned and -operated winery offers tastings, tours and wine sales by appointment.
Castello della Manta
Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday March through September. Closes at 5 p.m. in October, November and the second half of February. Closed in December, January and the first half of February. About $8.