Barbaresco

The tower of Barbaresco stands on the top of one of the Rocche along the Tanaro river. Here there once was a wild wood (barbaro, in Italian), from which the town’s name presumably comes.

Some people believe instead that the name comes from the Saracens, who were called “Barbareschi”.

The Liguri tribes named some of the most prestigious wine crus of this area, like “Asili” (shelter) and “Martinenga” (dedicated to the god Mars).

In the town, in the deconsecrated church of san Donato the regional wine cellar has been made.

Here you can taste the world famous Barbaresco DOCG.

The patronal feast of San Donato is celebrated between the end of July and the beginning of August, while every year, on the third weekend of October, the event “Piacere, Barbaresco” takes place.

Events in Barbaresco and around

15 Aug 16 Aug

Un viaggio nella produzione vinicola di Marco Rosselli, un percorso di approfondimento verso tutta la realtà di Barbaresco e del Barbaresco che culmina con la degustazione guidata direttamente dal titolare

01 Jun 31 Aug

I Trifulau dell’Associazione Trifulau Colline di Langa offrono la possibilità di partecipare alla ricerca simulata dal tartufo

Eat & Sleep in Barbaresco and around

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The Barbaresco tower

Torre di Barbaresco, Barbaresco, CN, Italia
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The Mystical Marriage of Saint Catherine

Via Umberto I°, 16, 12050 Neviglie, CN, Italia
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WiMu – The Wine Museum

WiMu Museo del Vino a Barolo, Castello Comunale Falletti di Barolo, Piazza Falletti, Barolo, CN, Italia
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Palazzo Salmatoris

Palazzo Salmatoris, Via Vittorio Emanuele, Cherasco, CN, Italia
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The parish church of Treiso

Piazza Leopoldo Baracco, 7, 12050 Treiso CN, Italia
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The oratory of saint Michael

Via M. Baudana, 5, 12050 Serravalle Langhe CN, Italia
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