Galup, a word deriving from the Piedmont dialect word galup, which means “delicious”, was founded in 1922 in the centre of Pinerolo. The most famous product is the flat “panettone” with handmade Piedmont IGP hazelnut icing, and is still the pride of the place, renewed daily. The shop, just 5 minutes from the hotel, sells panettone, Easter cakes and everyday delicacies.
More info on http://www.galup.it/
Albergian has been producing traditional specialities since 1908, using ingredients from the Piedmont mountains. Liqueurs, preserves, honey, sweets and other specialities to bring genuine mountain food to your table. There are two shops in Pinerolo where you can buy these little delicacies.
More info on http://www.albergian.it/
Caffarel has been the name of Piedmont’s best chocolate since 1826. It introduced cocoa into Piedmont and combined it with the best local ingredients, above all the high quality IGP Piedmont Hazelnut. Gianduiotto is Caffarel’s most famous, popular artisan’s product, thanks to its aromatic consistency and unmistakable boat-like shape. The company shop is just 15 minutes away in Luserna San Giovanni.
More info on http://www.caffarel.com/it/
Eataly is eating Italian, living Italian, with the aim of proving that high quality food and wine is available to everyone: products that are easy to find with sustainable prices. Like in all the Eataly premises, it is possible to buy good, natural products in Pinerolo too, or eat in the restaurant’s small, rustic environment.
More info on http://www.eataly.net/it_it/negozi/pinerolo/