Well, it wasn’t all that long ago that wines with screw cap enclosures began to flood wine stores in a very big way. Most fine wine drinkers resisted the trend for a while but, in the end, boycotting the metal cap meant missing out on some very good wines with natural corks. Today, things are
The waiter opens the bottle and hands the cork to someone at the table. Immediately the recipient sniffs the cork and gives a thumbs up! Don’t look silly without really trying, do these two things instead.