Lisa Perrotti-Brown MW

Perrotti-Brown MW: Scores aren’t everything

The editor-in-chief of The Wine Advocate, famed for its use of the Robert Parker points system, has acknowledged that scores "aren't everything", with robust and reliable tasting notes also required to put a wine into context.

Week in pictures: Hong Kong

This week saw the swanky new opening of Dining Concepts' Alto restaurant, an evening of oysters and Chablis guzzling, a Wine Advocate tasting and a trip to PMQ's The Drawing Room for dining and er, drawing.

Wine Advocate and Michelin join forces in HK

Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate and Michelin will collaborate on a year-long series of dinners and wine pairings happening across Hong Kong and Macau, starting from this October.

Neal Martin promises ‘a more funky’ approach as Parker quits en primeur

Neal Martin promises a more “funky” approach to en primeur reporting for The Wine Advocate following the announcement last night that Parker is to stop reviewing Bordeaux in barrel after 37 years.

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