acquired taste


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a preference that is only acquired after considerable experience

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Some are an acquired taste such as stuffed animals but the museum also tracKs Huddersfield's history right bacK to prehistoric times.
Hors Satan is an acquired taste from French director Bruno Dumon.
Counter-tenors are an acquired taste - if you have it you'll love this disc.
It's, kind of an acquired taste, but people who have tried it at (east one time - and tried enough to get a feeling from it - just love the way they feel," says Rothbauer, who credits his own home brews of the probiotic drink in the early '90s for helping his recovery from paralysis after a fall from a roof.
It's an acquired taste, like all of director Allan Moyle's movies.
Hershey's chocolate is an acquired taste," said one.
It is not certain though if camel milk will be popular in Europe as it's described as an acquired taste.
I think it would be fair to say she is an acquired taste.
Her confessional, piano-based pop, however, is something of an acquired taste.
The high quality of the series isn't in dispute, but the harsh, sometimes hallucinatory stories are an acquired taste.
While minimalism is often dismissed as an acquired taste of the architectural cognoscenti, the appointment of David Chipperfield and the broad public support for this spare and uncompromisingly modern building suggest otherwise and confound the notion of a conservative American Midwest.
Some grubs are reported to have a nutty flavor, but they're undoubtedly an acquired taste.
Caviar is an acquired taste," he adds, "but it's one that's easy to acquire.
Thomas has chartered the Bella Vista for both business and pleasure trips from San Francisco to Denver and from Chicago to the Greenbrier in West Virginia, and he asserts that riding the Bella Vista isn't an acquired taste.
88 Not one of the world's smoothest -- something of an acquired taste, with hints of plum my fruitiness at the finish.