A town rich of historic monuments, Roman-Gothic Churches, Medieval towers. In its surround-ings, Canelli is the capital of “Spumante” and of the magnificent “ underground Cathedrals”, the cellars covered in cotto that develop underground for few kilometers.
It hosts many im-portant names of Moscato wine and Asti Spumante: Gancia, Bosca, Contratto and Coppo. To visit these ancient cellars means to appreciate the history of important wine maker’s family and delight oneself with the savours and bouquets of important wines.
Nizza Monferrato, once known as “Nizza of the hay” not to confuse it with the french town is the famous capital of the great Barbera wine, that boasts the title of “Lady in Red” for the bright, lush colour. It is surrounded by hypnotic hills, covered with master of the art vineyards.