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James Pybus

James Pybus

Cave Spring Chardonnay Musqué 2016

Cave Spring Vineyard, Beamsville Bench, Niagara Escarpment, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada
551 days ago

James scored this wine: 95/100

Lovely floral notes, subtle and soothing. We enjoyed it with baked salmon.


Mountadam Vineyards Five-Fifty Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

Barossa, South Australia, Australia
455 days ago

James scored this wine: 94/100

Rich tasting, paired with osso bucco. Beautiful combination.

Pizzella Family

La Posta Pizzella Family Malbec 2018

Mendoza, Argentina
510 days ago

James scored this wine: 92/100

Great wine, paired beautifully with steak.

Landslide Vineyard

Simi Landslide Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, California, United States
515 days ago

James scored this wine: 92/100

Quails' Gate Estate Winery Chardonnay 2018

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia V.Q.A., Canada
557 days ago

James scored this wine: 91/100

Full bodied without being overpowering. Paired well with curried chickpeas. Very enjoyable wine.

James Pybus

Memorable Wine

there have been too many to recall


First Wine

probably something run-of-the-mill my parents let me try at Christmas when I was growing up


Current Fav Wine

Toasted Head





Winner World's Best Drink Writer
WFour-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award