into the hills of Tuscany, just outside the hilltop village
of Montecarlo, Italy is the vineyard and restaurant of
G. Fuso Camignani, who is commonly known as Fuso.
family has had this property going back seven hundred
years, with the three generations (Fuso’s Father,
Fuso and his children) running the restaurant and vineyard
the main kitchen, draped under a complete umbrella of
grape vines is the outside dining area. Here is where
famous movie stars and politicians, writers and musicians
all come together to enjoy Fuso’s famous Tuscan
soup, along with some of the other house specialties,
including Tuscan Fried Chicken, Chips and a special Almond
Cookie for dipping into Port for dessert.
with the mouth watering dishes from the kitchen are Fuso’s
fantastic red wines named after the famous band leader
Duke Ellington. “For Duke” is a selection
of fruit filled red table wines that all dance with the
harmony of the music that inspired Fuso to create these
wines in the first place.