Forklaring af Parker-points
Neden for fremgår Robert Parkers egne ord på hans velkendte pointsystem. Det er værd at nævne, at der kun er givet de magiske 100 point til få hundrede vine i hele verden.
“An extraordinary wine of profound and complex character displaying all the attributes expected of a classic wine of its variety. Wines of this caliber are worth a special effort to find, purchase, and consume.”
“An outstanding wine of exceptional complexity and character. In short, these are terrific wines.”
“A barely above average to very good wine displaying various degrees of finesse and flavor as well as character with no noticeable flaws.”
“An average wine with little distinction except that it is a soundly made. In essence, a straightforward, innocuous wine.”
“A below average wine containing noticeable deficiencies, such as excessive acidity and/or tannin, an absence of flavor, or possibly dirty aromas or flavors.”
“A wine deemed to be unacceptable.”