Loazzolo

Loazzolo, an isolated village built on the hills, was called Lupatiolum (place of the wolves) by inhabitants of the near valley, who broke the slopes up to model the sole with stone platforms.

This place, though, hides the most precious treasure of Langhe, an amber-coloured nectar, which contains every flower, herb and smelling of this hill.

They call it Loazzolo wine, to emphasize the relationship of this village with people and the most famous Italian raisin wine.

This is a small centre, with old characters, narrow alleys surrounded by stone walls, the Ranaboldo house, where they organize cultural displays and art exhibitions, the moscato wide vines, from the most fine part of which they produce the precious raisin wine.

History

Loazzolo has been owned by Aleramo – the legendary founder of the march including the most of southern Piedmont -, who gave it as inheritance to one of his sons.

Then it became a property of Bonifacio del Vasto, then to the Del Carretto family, and later to Guglielmo di Busca.

In 1703 Loazzolo became a part of the Savoia reign, and was given the status of marquisate.

Events in Loazzolo and around

23 May 24 May

Vieni a trovarci e visita la nostra cantina per scoprire come lavoriamo. Ti attende anche una speciale degustazione dei nostri vini, da accompagnare ai piatti tipici della tradizione

Eat & Sleep in Loazzolo and around

Winery

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— Castiglione Tinella —

The parish church of saint Anthony the Abbot

Via del Castello, 25, 14051 Loazzolo AT, Italia
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The Tuesday market in Canelli

Piazza Carlo Gancia, Canelli, AT, Italia
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Sessame: the parish church of saint George

Via XX Settembre, 12, 14058 Sessame AT, Italia
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The castle of Costigliole d’Asti

Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II, 12, 14055 Costigliole d'Asti AT, Italia
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The castle of Monastero Bormida

SP56, 22, 14058 Monastero Bormida AT, Italia
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