The coverage of Bordeaux wines was previously the responsibility of Robert M. This news follows the announcement last year that Neal Martin would assume responsibility for reviewing Bordeaux en primeur wines - barrel samples of the new vintage - commencing with his coverage of the Bordeaux vintage, published in The Wine Advocate magazine and on the RobertParker.
Meanwhile, Robert Parker will continue his comprehensive annual coverage of Northern California , including the iconic regions of Napa and Sonoma , and he remains the president of the publication. I have full confidence in his ability, experience, integrity, independence and work ethic to make this an easy transformation. While I loved the challenge of tasting en primeur every spring, it is time for a change and an injection of younger talent. Neal Martin has been visiting Bordeaux and tasting the region's wines constantly for 19 years.
After creating his own successful Wine Journal wine review website in , Neal began working with Robert Parker for his eponymous publication. His award-winning book, Pomerol , and continued coverage of Bordeaux for the Wine Journal column of RobertParker. Neal Martin commented, "It is a great honor that Robert Parker has passed Bordeaux coverage on to me. Robert Parker's coverage of Bordeaux , both in The Wine Advocate and his books, were instrumental in my understanding of the region and its wines.
Bordeaux is where I began my wine education many years ago and though I have amassed a great deal of experience, visiting regularly since , tasting thousands of wines and penning hundreds of Bordeaux -related articles, my passion for its wines and its people remains undiminished.
Every month will see at least one new report on RobertParker. On the immediate horizon: I'll not only be reporting on the top of the hierarchy or iconic wines. All of these will be on my radar. As usual, I will be writing everything in my own style that strives to be entertaining as well as insightful. Finally, there are a couple of 'secret projects' up my sleeve, but readers will have to wait for those.
In a nutshell, if you have an interest in Bordeaux , there is still going to be only one place to come. Available for subscribers only. The brand was established by the internationally recognized, Robert M. Robert Parker Wine Advocate provides a wealth of information to its subscribers, including a searchable database of more than , professional wine ratings and reviews, in addition to articles, videos, daily news content, online retail availability and pricing, an active, professionally moderated bulletin board, a mobile app for easy access to the comprehensive online database of reviews and much more.
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