Tuscany offers promise of often-missed pleasures

Friday, July 27, 2001 at 1:00am

Tuscan Italians are vigorous, engaging, histrionic and courteous. Tuscan food is wreathed in an aura of simplicity and high pleasure. The wine is inexpensive and primo. The landscapes are dressed in silkened billows, hiding many treasures, treasures easy to miss in the hype of the travel guides.

The 14th century streets of Montepulciano, the embrace of Siena

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