Top 100 of the best wines of the year by Wine Spectator
15 December 20
The Top 100 of the best wines of 2020 from Wine Spectator was revealed and has a Portuguese reference.
Every year the Wine Spectator editors revisit the wines tasted during the year to choose the best, based on quality, price and availability. This year there is a Portuguese wine in the ranking: # 87 - 96 points Wine & Soul Douro Pintas - 2017 "A generous, harmonious red, boasting steeped cherry, blackberry coulis and cedar flavors that meld into violet, black tea and graphite accents. Details of olive, wild herb and ripe currant play into the finish. Powerful and refined. Best from 2022 through 2035. 1,000 cases made, 70 cases imported." The ranking of the best of the year by Wine Spectator has been elaborated since 1988. During these 32 years of evaluations, many regions, grapes and styles appeared, and surprised, alongside the great classics of oenology. See here the Top 100 of the best wines since 1988.