an expert able to appreciate a field; especially in the fine arts
(connoisseurship) virtu: love of or taste for fine objects of art
A connoisseur (Fr. connaisseur, from Middle-French connoistre, then connaître meaning "to be acquainted with" or "to know somebody/something.") is a person who has a great deal of knowledge about the fine arts, or an expert judge in matters of taste.
Connoisseur was the brand name of the products manufactured by the British manufacturer of Hi-Fi Equipment Sugden and Co Ltd , more particularly Turntables .
A specialist of a given field whose opinion is valued; especially in one of the fine arts, or in a matter of taste
(n) - astute judge of taste; cultural expert
A word you should never use around a Winegeek. If he or she is a gentle Winegeek they will merely flinch, then softly remind you to call them either simply 'Winegeek' or 'Oenophilic-American,' but calling a brittle, testy Winegeek this offensive moniker can get you a bad look at the business end ...
An aesthete, someone knowledgable enough to make value judgements in his field of art or specialist field.
Well-cooked coffee, worthy of a coffee aficionado.
Model - a Traditional model available only to subscribers of Breyer's Just About Horses magazine. Highly detailed and produced in a very limited run of 350 models, these models are considered highly collectible.