Trusted Wine Review Sources
The Wine Spectator has 382,000 subscribers and publishes
16 100-plus-page issues annually. A one year
subscription is $50 (www.amazon.com).
The Wine Advocate has 45,000 subscribers and the 64-
page newsletter comes out six times a year. A one year
subscription is $75. Robert Parker Wine Ties are being
sold on his website (www.erobertparker.com) for $65.
The ties depict images of wine bottles, grapes, his bulldog,
and the Wine Advocate logo. If you buy four ties,
you get a pair of Wine Advocate cufflinks!
Stephen Tanzer’s International Wine Cellar is a 48+ page
bimonthly newsletter. A one year subscription is $70
(print) and $80 (www.wineaccess.com).
“A critic is a necessary evil,
and criticism is an evil necessity.”