Experience Piemonte Countryside
If you are looking for a real countryside atmosphere and you love hilly landscapes we suggest to consider setting your wedding in Langhe and Monferrato areas.
These areas are pretty unknown from touristy point of view but we are sure you could find wonderful undiscovered views, wonderful traditional food and best wines such as Barolo, Barbera, Nebbiolo… Just think about stillness of the country, allure of vineyards, scent of grapes and a wonderful sunset over the Alps. Across area around Alba, Bra and Asti you will discover a great compound of vines and great hills.
There are pretty little country churches or town halls right in the vines for your ceremony, without considering Castle of Barolo which is one of the most important wine museum and ancient techniques to produce it.
This amazing 1700 castle gives you the opportunity to celebrate your civil ceremony inside its rooms. There are also some other castles that give this great opportunity.
As far as your reception is concerned you could choose a lovely farmhouse or agriturismo right into the vines, if you want something laid down and casual. If you are looking for something more formal a wonderful mansion or wide rooms of castles could host your party. There are many ancient buildings ready to host your reception for an unforgettable party and all of them have just amazing views. First settlements where established by Ancient Romans after that French and Savoy families lived and ruled the area for long time. You can see this heritage all over the region.
For your wedding meal you will enjoy the best traditional food of Piedmont such as agnolotti, ravioli, truffle, viltel tonne’, great brasato meats and most of all great wines of Langhe and Monferrato.
Having a wedding in Piemonte country side will give you the chance to taste right there local production of vines such as Barolo, Barabaresco, Nebbiolo, Dolcetto and Moscato sweet wine for the wedding cake toast.
Just think about a wonderful scenographic wedding cake cut in the atmosphere of the Langhe hills with torches and little fireflies that will en-lit a great view on the vines.
As for your theme you could use daisies, aromatic herbs, grapes of Langhe and Monferrato, wine colors and apples with shades of greens to match the country atmosphere that surrounds you.
And for your favors homemade Langhe hazelnuts cookies or great chocolate sweets that are specialities of the area could be just the perfect choice that everybody will simply love.
Just try a different option, come and see Piemonte: you will be literally taken by it!