Thanks for the 2008 Round-up commentary.
We've been a little quiet here due to curtailment in personal consumption.....that I hope to reverse soon.
I am always puzzled by the ravages of the little red book from Michelin. They did the same to Amphocles in Paris: 2 stars deleted overnight! Who do you have to sleep with, to do that?
Look at the attention to detail on the Bruneau dish; it's an Autumn theme of ingredients and the porcelain has autumnal tree motif.