Ten things to not miss in Piedmont:

  1. DOC and DOCG certified red and white wines: Barbera, Barbaresco, Barolo, Gavi, Moscato, Arneis, Favorita, Erbaluce.
  2.  The tradition of the “aperitivo”
  3.  Chocolate
  4.  Truffles
  5.  DOP certified cheeses: Toma and Robiola
  6.  Piedmontese meats and traditional salamis
  7.  Traditional grissini (bread sticks)
  8.  Historical turinese caffè-pasticceria (coffee houses that produce and serve their own home-made pastries)
  9.  Residential palaces of the Royal House of Savoy (UNESCO World Heritage sites)
  10.  Città d’arte (cities of outstanding cultural or artistic patrimony): Alba, Asti, Acqui, Cherasco, Monforte and the landscapes of Langhe, Monferrato and Roero.