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Why is it that people who can identify flavours and aromas in wine are frequently labelled as snobs, when in other fields they're considered experts?


This little article asks the question of why people get labelled as wine ponces.


It's worth a read, but I tend to think that people get derogatory labels such as "snob" and "bore" more for their demeanour than their olfactory ability.

Via David Swaddle