A Walk Around Cheese: Italy, Piedmont, from September 16 to 19, 2011

  Cheese is back in Bra, Piedmont, Italy from September 16 to 19, 2011. The international biennial event organized by the City of Bra and Slow Food is now in its eighth edition. Cheese unfolds around the streets of Bra’s historic center, and the open-air stalls, food kiosks, live entertainment and opportunities for tasting and … Continue reading

Photo Galery: Koppert Cress Tour Italy in Tuscany at La Tenda Rossa

Koppert Cress specializes in cresses; seedlings of unique plants, which each have their own specific effect on the senses. Flavour, fragrance, feel or presentation, there is a cress for all. And the assortment is widening. Every year at least one new item is added to the collection of Micro-vegetables. A collection, which is presented as … Continue reading

Photo gallery: Koppert Cress Tour Italy Part 4 – in Piemonte with chef Pier Bussetti

Koppert Cress specializes in cresses; seedlings of unique plants, which each have their own specific effect on the senses. Flavour, fragrance, feel or presentation, there is a cress for all. And the assortment is widening. Every year at least one new item is added to the collection of Micro-vegetables. A collection, which is presented as … Continue reading

Enrico Rivetto, Rivetto winery, Alba (Piemonte), Italy

        Enrico Rivetto is representing the forth generation of the wine makers from Piemonte.  Rivetto family is one of the oldest winemaking families of the region – they have been making wine for over 100 years. Today this medium size estate occupies some 35 hectares, 20 of which are vineyards, and faces the spectacular Serralunga d’Alba castle … Continue reading

The first Barolo museum will be opened

On 12th of September at 18.00 will be opening of the long expected wine museum Barolo in the Falletti castle in Barolo. It should be the first in the line of the projects which should bring life into the castles of Piemonte and the first museum in the world dedicated to this great wine. The … Continue reading