29th of april – 1st of may, 2016 – The monumental 19th century park of Masino Castle is once again hosting the great exhibition and market of unusual flowers and plants, garden equipment and furniture, organised by FAI (the Italian National Trust) under the careful direction of the architect Paolo Pejrone, founder and President of the Piemonte Academy of the Garden.
Farmsteads and wine cellars from which you can directly buy cheese and wine.
Azienda agricola “Il regno delle capre” a Schierano per formaggi di capra e vacca.
Cantine di vino – tra Cinzano e Castelnuovo Don Bosco
http://www.cascinagilli.it, http://www.balbiano.com/, http://www.vinirossotto.it/
Birrificio artigianale a Marentino
Fiori e bacche da Maurizio Feletig ad Arignano
Museo del Gesso
The Plaster Museum, 5 km away from the B&B Il Bricco, shows the numerous examples of the use of this material. The museum is located in Moncuccos castle, a tipical Lower Monferrato village, which has an excellent Freisa cellar.
The Vezzolano Abbey, or better, the vicarage of Santa Maria di Vezzolano, is an architectonic jewel which makes worth a visit. “It was part of an important monastic complex, also named in a 1095 document. The buildings which where part of the monastery that arrived till now are the church, the colonnade and the chapter house”.
from La Cabalestra association website
Two single beds.
The bathroom is shared with the room Blue.
View over the hills towards Cinzano (East).
Truffle local fair 12/13th of November, 2016
In the charming frame of Turin’s hills, for the past twenty years the second weekend of november is dedicated to the typical product of the territory: the Tuber Magnatum Pico, or better, the Refined White Truffle. Since 2012 the White Truffle Fair of Torino’s Hills has obtained the “National” qualification!