Is a Great Palate God Given, Learned or Bought?

Lettie Teague, wine columnist for the Wall Street Journal, recently interviewed researchers, collectors and reviewers to find out how we develop our palate.

(Spoiler alert) While it doesn’t give a definitive answer, it made me feel better to know that my efforts to learn more about wine and refine my palate aren’t completely in vain.

What do you think? Is a great palate God-given, learned or bought?