Four years ago, I wrote an article on wine ratings called “Are Wine Ratings Overrated?” In the article, I talked about the many problems associated with wine scoring (judge fatigue, different tastes and more), and I urged people to trust and honor what they like and not worry about what other people like.
I just read an interesting 2011 article by Gregory Dal Piaz, Editor in Chief of Snooth Media and owner of Vino Vinace Consulting, where he proposes a new wine scoring approach that he calls the Bevebelita Score. Bevebelita is the way you say drinkability in Italian. Dal Piaz argues that drinkability is critical. [Read more…]