Torino and Piemonte capitals of taste

Piemonte is an exquisite ambassador of the most genuine Italian cuisine featuring a very high number of Michelin-starred chefs and top-of-mind local products, such as the Alba white truffle, nominated 2017 for the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list, to the glorious wines (17 DOCG and 42 DOC labels), the Piedmontese breed meat, the PGI hazelnut and the precious varieties of rice, the chocolate and delicious artisan cheeses. From the capital, with the excellence of the Masters of Taste of Torino and its province” , to the fascinating “chequered sea” of rice fields in Vercelli, Novara and Biella, the enchanting Lake Maggiore and Lake Orta and the “vineyard landscape of Langhe Roero and Monferrato”, UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2014, and the ancient fortified villages and castles in the Asti and Alessandria area: Piemonte is a gourmet's favorite destination in any season, home to unique food and wine tradition and savoir-vivre.