Why I Hate Ordering Wine by the Glass
on 20/09/10 at 10:57 pmWine
“Every wine drinker I know maintains at least one wine-related prejudice or another—whether he admits it or not. One friend, for example, abhors drinking white wine while another eschews all rosés (he has labeled them “Pepto de Provence.”) Yet a third disdains Riesling on account of the bottle, which she calls a “needle nose.” (She’s a former fashion editor—of course.)
I have a wine prejudice of my own: I simply hate wines by the glass. But unlike most prejudices, born of ignorance and fear, my prejudice was acquired through experience.