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Saturday 13 February 2016

The Wine Advocate

Larger than life: Profiling Parker

Robert Parker has been the most influential man in the wine industry for over 30 years, and in this exclusive interview with db, he pulls no punches when it comes to Bordeaux, blind tasting and perfect scores.

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

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.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 No Comments »

End of an era: Parker hands Martin the reins for Bordeaux primeurs

US wine critic Robert Parker has announced he will no longer be responsible for tasting the Bordeaux en primeurs at The Wine Advocate.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 4 Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Neal Martin

The Essex-born, Surrey-based wine writer on his love of KFC and 1945 Claret, dislike of corked wine writers and fear of architecture.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Parker brings 100-point roadshow to UK

Wine critic Robert Parker has announced a plan to bring his “Grand World Tour” to London early next year.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Schildknecht leaves Wine Advocate

The Wine Advocate’s long-standing German and Austrian wine reviewer, David Schildknecht, is leaving to be replaced by Stephan Reinhardt.

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 No Comments »

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 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 »

Bressan racism row growing

The calls to boycott Italian winemaker Fulvio Bressan’s wines following a racially explicit tirade against Italy’s first black minister have been growing.

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 3 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 »

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