Level & label
Bottles Bordeaux Size
The terms below are indicative of the fill levels:
Bottles Bourgogne Size
For Burgundies and wines in comparable bottles, such as wines from Germany and Alsace, the filling level is indicated in centimeters. Measured from the bottom of the cork to the level of the wine. Levels less than 2 centimeters are not described.
Label - Level - Review
The Wine Rating System
A U.S. wine critic. His wine ratings on a 100-point scale and his newsletter The Wine Advocate are influential in American wine buying.
A wine critic and author based in the UK. He reviews the wines of Bordeaux, Burgundy, South Africa, and New Zealand for Vinous.
A lifestyle magazine that focuses on wine and wine culture, and gives out ratings to certain types of wine. Rates wine on a 100-point scale.
Suckling is internationally regarded as one of the world’s most influential wine critics, and one of the most experienced critics of vintage cigars.
A wine and wine-lifestyle media brand. It includes a print and digital magazine, wine tasting events, a news website and a subscription website
The magazine’s website hosts a database of wine reviews, interviews food and wine pairings, beer and spirits news, and other topics.
Vinous is a wine website founded by Antonio Galloni. It has subscribers in 75 countries around the world to create a wine lovers’ community.
An American wine critic and founder of Vinous for which he is also the lead critic covering the wines of Bordeaux, California, Italy, and Champagne.
Tanzer has particular expertise on the wines of Bordeaux, as well as other prominent wine regions, including Burgundy, California and South Africa.
Jeannie Cho Lee
A Hong Kong-based, Korean-American wine critic, author, journalist, consultant, wine educator and Master of Wine.
A wine educator and critic from the south of France. He studied oenology and went on to study with some of the most respected Bordeaux winemakers.
A British Master of Wine, and a wine journalist and commentator. He is also a judge of several international wine competitions