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james suckling

former Senior Editor and European Bureau Chief, Tuscany (now retired)

James Suckling joined Wine Spectator in San Diego in 1981 and retired from the magazine in July 2010. He moved with the magazine to San Francisco in 1982, and in 1985 was reassigned to Europe. He lived in Paris for two years and then moved to London, where he resided for 11 years, then moved to Tuscany, Italy. He reviewed Bordeaux, Port and the wines of Italy for the magazine. His book Vintage Port was published in 1990.

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