This is where many “experts” tend to differ – with each other, and also with the general public. These “experts” will tell you about the physical characteristics of the wine, and many other qualities when evaluating it (all things that matter as to whether THEY like it), but few will consider the simple question of whether YOU will like it! As an amateur wine lover who managed to carve a career in the industry, I have had the “privilege” of attending numerous wine tastings. These experts are often the ones flying around from table to table, tasting as many different wines as possible, talking to nobody else, and scrambling to write all their notes as quickly as possible. They seemingly pay very little attention to actually appreciating anything about the wine, what someone else might think of it, and definitely are not thinking of you, the consumer.
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