Wine publications used in the Global Wine Score (non-exhaustive)

Robert Parker

Robert M. Parker Jr. is a leading U.S. wine critic. He created in 1978 the newsletter "the wine advocate" and developed the now world famous Parker's 100-point rating system. He is acknowledged to be the most influential wine critic in the world today

Wine Spectator

Wine Spectator is an American magazine specializing in tasting notes, industry news and wine-personality profiles. The magazine was founded in 1976.

Wine Enthusiast

Wine Enthusiast Magazine was founded in 1988, bringing consumers information on the world of wine and spirits, reviewing hundreds of wines each month, as well as lifestyle topics peripheral to wine.

James Suckling

James Suckling is an American wine and cigar critic and former Senior Editor and European Bureau Chief of Wine Spectator as well as European Editor of Cigar Aficionado.


Decanter is a wine and wine-lifestyle magazine, published in about 90 countries on a monthly basis. The magazine includes industry news, vintage guides and wine and spirits recommendations


Allen Meadows is an American wine critic and publisher of the quarterly newsletter and website.

Wine Doctor

Chris Kissack is a published author, wine writer, and wine judge. He is a 2011, 2012, and 2013 Roederer Wine Writing Awards Shortlistee and a Born Digital 2012 Award Runner-Up. He is the writer of The Wine Doctor

Jeb Dunnuck

Jeb Dunnuck is an American wine critic based in Colorado. He reviews wines from the Rhône Valley (North and South), Southern France, Bordeaux, Washington, and California for He reviewed wines for Robert Parker's Wine Advocate from 2013 to 2017

The Wine Cellar Insider

Jeff Leve is the creator and contributor of The Wine Cellar Insider. This website focuses on Bordeaux, The Rhone Valley and California Wines.


French wine writer based in Bordeaux (Decanter, L'Express, Gault&Millau, Terre de Vins, V&S News...), Yohan Castaing is the founder of the wine blog Anthocyanes

Tim Atkin

Tim Atkin, Master of Wine, is an award-winning wine journalist, broadcaster and commentator. He is also a judge of several international wine competitions.

Matthew Jukes

Matthew Jukes has worked in the UK wine business for over 30 years. With experience in all sectors of the industry he has been writing about wine for two decades and during this time has penned fourteen wine books.

Jeannie Cho Lee

Jeannie Cho Lee MW is a wine writer, consultant, judge and educator from South Korea, now based in Hong Kong.

Jean-Marc Quarin

Jean-Marc Quarin is an independent taster and critic specialized in the appreciation of Bordeaux wines.

La Revue du vin de France

La RVF is the most well known and well respected wine mag in France. It is a monthly wine publication, since 1927

Yves Beck

Yves Beck, nicknamed "Beckustator", is a Swiss author and wine critic. He writes for various media and is very involved in the theme of wine on social networks.

Great Bordeaux Wines

Izaac Litwar is the editor of the blog: Great Bordeaux Wines. He is a Bordeaux wine expert who has been tasting and writing about wines for over 30 years. He concentrates 100% on Bordeaux wines