Details: Fossano, Italy

March 13
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GETTING THERE

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.

WHERE TO STAY

Palazzo Righini

Via Negri, 20

011-39-0172-666666

www.palazzorighini.it

Fossano’s luxury center city hotel. Double rooms from about $175.

Dama Hotel

Via Circonvallazione, 10

011-39-0172-691860

www.damahotelfossano.com

On the ring road outside Fossano. Double rooms from about $110.

WHERE TO EAT

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

Serralunga d’Alba

011-39-0173-613115

www.schiavenza.com

Hilltop trattoria about a 50-minute drive east of Fossano offers a $48 tasting menu and a la carte selections.

WHAT TO DO

Valcasotto cheese village

Via Santa Libera 14

Valcasotto

011-39-0174-351007

www.valcasotto.it

Tiny mountain village offers free tours and tastings. Hours vary. The on-site staff’s English is limited, so
e-mail info@occelli.it to arrange a visit.

Tasting Tours food and wine tours

Via degli Alpini, 6

Villanova d’Asti

011-39-0141-948467

www.tastingtours.it

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

Barbaresco

011-39-0173-635112

www.brunorocca.it

Family-owned and -operated winery offers tastings, tours and wine sales by appointment.

Castello della Manta

Manta Cuneo

011-39-0175-87822

eng.fondoambiente.it

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.

INFORMATION

www.regione.piemonte.it

D.S.W.

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