James Suckling (born September 29, 1958) is an American wine and cigar critic and former Senior Editor and European Bureau Chief of Wine Spectator as well as European Editor of Cigar Aficionado. Suckling is internationally regarded as one of the world’s most influential wine critics, and one of the most experienced critics of vintage cigars.
The wine critic master has been active for more than 40 years, drank more than 160,000 wine. For the past 25 years, he has the habit of going out with his unique glass, whether the occasion is for a meal or a drink, whether a small restaurant or a hotel, whether having a taste on Burgundy or Bordeaux, Pinot Noir or Cabernet Sauvignon. Later on the master had a cooperationwith crystal glass brand “Lalique” , launched “100 POINTS” and on the use of the glass so far.