This area is famous for its wine-making tradition. Savor its every nuance: get lost among the wineries in our hills. You can do that here!
The Langhe are places of wine par excellence. In fact, they possess an immense food and wine culture and a very long wine-making tradition. The neat rows of vines conceal amazing grapes from which endless varieties of wine are produced. Finding out about them, getting to know them and tasting them is a good way to get in touch with the essence of this area and gain a deeper understanding of what it’s all about.
There are many visitors who head off into our green rolling hills, seeking a specific label, bottle or vintage that they know is somewhere to be found here. If you too are interested in this aspect, then treat yourself to a stay in the pursuit of good wine: explore the wineries, get your fill of tasting sessions, meet the sommeliers and take part in entire events dedicated to this undisputed protagonist of the Langhe.
Some of the most popular experiences include:
- Guided visit of the wineries
There are lots to choose from and each one retains its own character and tradition. Visiting them and getting to know the people who run them allows you to get a feel for the vast worlds dedicated exclusively to producing wine
- Tasting sessions
In addition to finding out about the background of each winery, it is important to taste the final product! Let the experts guide you: the incredible taste and bouquet of wine awaits you!
- Tour of the wine bars
Every town has a specific place for tasting, sampling and selling the local wines. Our wine bars open their doors to welcome visitors, ready to convey the passion, deep-rooted ties and importance of our hills.
- Events in the vineyard
The wineries hold events open to everyone, especially in the summer. This is where the famous picnics in the vineyard are held: aperitifs dedicated entirely to the tasting of typical local food and wine where a blanket, picnic basket and a whole variety of delicacies will be the perfect accompaniment to the golden hour among the vineyards.
Save the date:
- The important event in the Alba calendar that usually takes place between April and May.
- International Truffle Fair October-November
- Donkey Palio race October
- Fenoglio Centenary
- Collisioni Rock Festival
- Go Wine Festival
- Alba Music Festival
- Cante j’euv