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Mont·fer·rat

 (mŏnt-fə-rät′)
A historical region of northwest Italy south of the Po River. Claimed by a noble family of Mantua and the house of Savoy after 1612, it was finally awarded to Savoy by the Peace of Utrecht (1713).
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It further noted that the vin-yard landscape of Piedmont, Langhe-Roero and Monferrato was included as emblematic of the development of wine growing in Italy, showing a range of economic and social processes.
whose materials are found held in small villages like Castagnole Monferrato and Viarigi but also in other archives in Italy.
Finally, M&S's Monferrato Rosso 2011 is currently reduced to two for PS12.
Another dimension to marriage in the upper echelons of society is provided by Sally Hickson whose study of the marriage of Federico II Gonzaga and Margherita Paleologa of Monferrato covers what was perhaps one of the most convoluted attempts at a marriage alliance of the sixteenth century after that of Henry VIII of England (pp.
The Prunotto Estate wines include Fiulot Barbera d'Asti DOC, Mompertone Monferrato Rosso DOC, Barbaresco DOCG, Barolo DOCG, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, Moscato Asti DOCG, Bric Turot Barbaresco DOCG, Bussia Barolo DOCG and Roero Arneis DOCG.
For over 100 years, the winery has made its home in Nizza Monferrato, the heart of the Barbera d'Asti district.
5/100000 in the same periods; Piedmont Malignant Mesothelioma Registry, unpublished data, October 2008) and today, Casale Monferrato is one of the nation's hot spots for the tumor.
Cancer mortality and incidence of mesothelioma in a cohort of wives of asbestos workers in Casale Monferrato, Italy.
VALENZA PO, Italy - Former Oregon center Michael Dunigan, in his second year of professional basketball, contributed 12 points and eight rebounds for Casale Monferrato as it defeated the Oregon men's basketball team 72-63 Thursday.
Species Birth date Sample origin, Italy 4410 English setter 2005 Jun 5 Mercato Saraceno 4438 Labrador retriever 2005 Oct10 Casale Monferrato 4444 Chihuahua 2008 Apr 7 Mantaova 4460 Small cross-breed 2005 Jan 20 Milano 4517 Italian Segugio 2007 Jul 4 Giussano 4520 Shih tzu 2007 Dec 8 Peschiera del Garda 4618 Yorkshire terrier 2008 Dec 21 Garda Sample Sample no.
For at least the next twenty-five years, the primary lifeline to their former homeland was the weekly correspondence between my mother and her five Luria siblings, all born in the mid-sized town of Casale Monferrato, located about midway between Turin and Milan, but very Piedmontese in dialect and character.