James Halliday

Who is James Halliday?

James Halliday is Australia’s leading undisputed wine critic. A prolific author, wine historian, vigneron and wine judge with over 30 years’ experience. James ratings are respected like no other. Every year the prestigious Halliday Wine Companion Awards are announced, with the 2021 Halliday winners named on 5 August. Halliday uses a 100-point scoring system, the best of which are defined below:

  • 97-100 Exceptional 
  • 94-96 Outstanding
  • 90-93 Highly recommended 



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