Not happy with your wine? You need to think before you act.
If you're in a 5-star restaurant and you're sommelier or even the chef makes a recommendation on the wine - and you don't like it - what do you do? You send it back. But, you don't really have that luxury if you picked the bottle of wine yourself. That is, of course, unless it really does taste like vinegar. But, if you choose the wine, it's considered bad manners if you send it back because you don't like the taste of it. And, let's be clear about this, if you're in that type of restaurant - whether you're with your colleagues or your girlfriend, you really don't want to put on pretentious airs, do you?
- Rated #5 in 10 Things You Really Should Know about Wine