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Mike Roth

The picture with Pierre is at La Promenade Hotel in Bourgueil. It can't be the place you are talking about? Great place for wine, also the best Beef tongue I have ever had! I spent 5 days there had a great time. The owner turned me on to several great wines.


Mike, it is indeed La Promenade.


FYI, 2010 Trinch! available from Kermit Lynch in Berkeley and also very delicious.

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