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Language: Italian

Description: Alba is a province and city in southern Piedmont, a region in the extreme north west of Italy, famous for white truffles and the finest red DOC Italian wines, from Barbera, Dolcetto and Nebbiolo grapes. Dishese with 'albese' in the title usually have truffle as a major ingredient. I want move there.

Map of Piedmont showing Alba below whereTurin is marked, with many thanks to by Tourizm Maps &Copy; 2006

Pronounced: AHL-bah
Gender: N/A
Ethnicity: Italian
Most frequent country: Italy
Most frequent region: Piedmont

See places: Italian food and cuisine, Piedmontese Food and Cuisine

See foods and dishes: alla moda d'Alba

See drinks, wines etc: Barbera, Dolcetto, Nebbiolo

Other web reference: by Tourizm Maps & Copy; 2006

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