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Friday 18 April 2014

Robert Parker

Parker to launch luxury lifestyle magazine

US wine critic Robert Parker is to release a quarterly luxury lifestyle magazine aimed at the jet-set.

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Parker: ‘Natural’ wine will be exposed as ‘fraud’

US wine critic Robert Parker has predicted that “natural” wines will be exposed “as a fraud” in 2014.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 8 Comments »

Parker to kick off world tour in Beijing

With The Wine Advocate now under Asian ownership, Robert Parker will kick off his “Grand World Tour” in Beijing on 26 February.

Friday, February 14th, 2014 1 Comment »

Robert Parker calls Yao Ming’s 2010 Cabernet ‘brilliant’

Chinese ex-basketball star Yao Ming’s new career as a Californian winery owner is entering a new phase after his 2010 Cabernet impressed leading wine critic Robert Parker.

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Value to be had from Haut-Brion?

Wines from Haut-Brion since 2008 offer some of the best value of all the first growths when prices and scores are taken into consideration.

Monday, October 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Sanders: ‘Parker pushed us to do better’

Véronique Sanders, director of Château Haut Bailly, has acknowledged the role played by critic Robert Parker in Bordeaux’s recent run of good vintages.

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013 3 Comments »

Rolland: En primeur is a ‘game’

Bordeaux’s leading consultant, Michel Rolland, has admitted that the process of en primeur tastings and the resulting scores is a risky “game” for consumers.

Friday, June 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 stories on db.com this week

From stolen wine to a range of false claims and a new glass which is designed to prevent anti-social behaviour, these are the most popular stories on the drinks business website.

Friday, June 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Culture of omertà still exists in Bordeaux

Bordeaux still operates under a culture of omertà, according to one of the region’s most respected producers.

Monday, June 10th, 2013 1 Comment »

Wine Advocate slams branded cases claim

Lisa Perrotti-Brown MW, editor-in-chief of The Wine Advocate, has slammed recent claims that Robert Parker is involved with the sale of branded wine cases.

Friday, June 7th, 2013 1 Comment »

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