Los Angeles Times Parker is universally regarded as incorruptible and indefatigable.
Paul Levy The Observer Robert Parker is easily the single most influential person in the world of wine.
Jancis Robinson, M.W. The Sunday Times (London) Parker is the owner of one of the most feared, most exercised noses in the wine world. What distinguishes Parker from most wine writers is his absolute determination to pay his own way.
The Washington Post An ombudsman for the wine consumer.
The Sun (Baltimore) Parker is a revolutionary. More than any other person he led the overthrow of the old order in wine communication with its English-style reverence for tradition and incestuous ties to the wine trade. In its place he has helped create a uniquely American school of wine criticism -- inspired more by Ralph Nader.
International Herald Tribune Parker is the most influential commentator on wine.
Time The man with the paragon palate...For countless wine lovers, Robert Parker's tastes are infallible.
People The one voice of the wine world.