Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: April 30, 2005

100-Point Wines

Marvin R. Shanken, Thomas Matthews
Issue: April 30, 2005


What is a "perfect wine"? What are the qualities that merit a rating of 100 points on Wine Spectator's 100-point scale? Our scoring system, though now widely adopted by wine reviewers, is still controversial among some.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands April 30, 2005.


To continue reading this page, become a WineSpectator.com member today!

Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!


Already a member?


WineRatings+ app: Download now for 300,000+ ratings.