Azienda Agrituristica "Collina S.Michele"
The agricultural tourist farm "Collina S. Michele" is situated in Vinchio in between the sweet hills of Monferrato and the Langhe, which are 350 m high.
The farm is just 25 Km from Asti and 35 Km from Alba and around 100 Km from Torino, in a connect position to all eventualities, excursions, trips, outings, walking-tours, to visits castels and churches around.
We welcome you to our typical Piemontese agricultural farm, recently restored with its local traditional material.
The hills around are cultivated; there are Barbera and Moscato wineyards of Asti and in the Autumn beyond the smell of the must there is a delicate smell of white truffles which you can find on this land in its natural habitat.
It is possible to find this precious tuber from September to December.
Another product of this land is the asparagus saraceno which gets his name from one of the hills situates around us, where for traditional it began cultivation this vegetable with its intense green very plump and compact.
Asparagus saraceno can be tasted on April to May.
First week-end of May there is "Festival of Asparagus" and medioeval festival.
A homely friendly reception in the two little dining rooms will allow you to taste dishes typical of the Piedmontese traditional cuisine.
Refined and genuine
Our cellar is an authentic exemplary of around 1890. You' ll find yourself into an ancient atmosphere. You also could taste and buy our Barbera and Moscato wine.
The new swimming-pool of Agriturismo San Michele, is situated in a sunny position, you will enjoy the spectacular view; it's 6 meters large and 12 meters long, it's deep is from 1,20 to 1,60 meters.
There is a garden with umbrellas and deck-chairs.
The swimmig-pool will be open from 20 of may to 10 of october.
During Spring and Summer it will be possible to consume your meals on the terrace enjoying the view and see wonderful sunsets.
Ideal for relax and contact with nature, a healthy walk in a natural reserve area of "Val Sarmassa" with a path to the Blue Lake hoping to meet a squirrel or a woodkeeper.
The Agriturismo has some bikes for you, for possible trips among the hills. For the one who loves the horses we are in contact with some handlings of the zone.
It is very pleasant to taste during meals. With its ruby colour and its characteristic smell and dry taste.
Ask to us for more info about this wine.
Barbera d'Asti "Vigna del Baffo"
Aged in Barinque of OAK with its lovely light red coulour. Its smell has the tendncy of ethereal and it has a very pleasant harmonic taste. Its'a wine suitable for first and second course meals with red meat.
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There are nearby spas.
Agliano Terme (6 km) and Acqui Terme (35 km).