The oldest and largest farmstead in the town was built around 1750 in local stone. It is a large complex located on the top of a hill (brichet in local dialect). The closed complex structure has a big wooden …

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I went to see the 73 rd edition of the lighting of the furnace beneath the direct-fire still at the Levi distillery in Neive, which elicited a whole host of emotions within me and enlivened all 5 of my …

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RENZO “The basket weaver from the Langhe region” Foreword In the past, all the peasants in the Langhe region used baskets for various purposes: for harvesting grain, vegetables and fruit: They held wood, eggs and so much more. Almost …

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History The Monfalletto Cordero di Montezemolo estate boasts many centuries of history. Its origins takes us back to 3rd April 1340, when Pietrino Falletti becomes the owner of the La Morra comune, thanks to a loan granted to the …

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Introduction Elizabeth is an American writer who stayed with us and afterwards sent me the following article; the accompanying photographs were taken by her and her friend Trish during their enjoyable experience of cooking traditional food together. We immediately …

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Langhe in Autumn: colours and scents An idea of the colours can be seen in photography ,whilst unfortunately for now, the scents can not be appreciated , even if the smell of the truffle ( in piedmont dialect ‘ …

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