Sunday, October 29, 2006
Plonk Revisited 
by Lenka Reznicek [permalink] 
Back in June, I had posted something along the lines of: any wine advertised on a bus stop poster is plonk [as in, unacceptable for all but medicinal tippling]. A commenter mentioned their understanding that "plonk" was a generic slang term for wine; now, the excellent food blog Slashfood splits the difference, defining "plonk" as a red or white you can purchase for under $10 [a bottle] - word.