also plays an important role in the local economy, with several
red wine DOCs (denominations): Barbera d’Asti, Barbera del
Monferrato, Grignolino, Freisa, Malvasia, Ruchè. White denominations
are Cortese, Moscato and Chardonnay.
have been reintroduced recently, to renew a tradition dating
back to the nineteenth century, yielding a delicate, fruity
extravirgin olive oil.
mentioning is also bread, backed in small craft bakeries.