Situated in northwest Italy, Piedmont is one of the twenty major regions of the country with rich history of culture and cuisine. After Sicily, it's the second largest region of the country which is home to 4 million people. Some of the major towns in Piedmont region include Turin, Cuneo, Novara, Alessandria, and Asti. Most importantly, Piedmont is a sanctuary to slow cooked food combined with a diverse variety of finest ingredients and wine, not only in Italy but all of Europe. Piedmont's sky high mountains and picturesque pastures are dream destinations for foodies.