David Lawrason

David Lawrason
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There is no right or wrong about what wines you like, or how you enjoy them. But a critic should not reflect personal preferences. Helpful criticism is about knowing quality, rating it objectively and describing any wine based on tasting thousands of wines of all types. I have been doing that since 1986 for the Globe and Mail, Wine Access, Toronto Life and now WineAlign, the best vehicle yet created for comprehensive, democratic wine reviewing. I define quality as pure, balanced and generous expression of origin and winemaking intent - and I have met winemakers with both noble and crassly commercial intent. Price usually does reflect quality, but price should not be factored into ratings. What I can afford , or you can afford, has nothing to do with what the price should be. And finding and recommending the best value wines - at any price - is my mandate and my great pleasure. With WineAlign your chances of finding pleasure in very good wine at the price you can afford just got a whole lot better.

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Latest Reviews (28755 in total)

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Stags' Leap Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Bottle Stags' Leap Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
California, Usa
996405
Review added: October 14, 2019
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$59.95 High
(1000+)E
Willm Gewurztraminer Reserve 2018, Alsace Bottle Willm Gewurztraminer Reserve 2018, Alsace
Alsace, France
269852
Review added: October 14, 2019
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$17.95 High
(1000+)G
Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2018, Marlborough Bottle Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2018, Marlborough
Marlborough, New Zealand
304469
Review added: October 14, 2019
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$35.95 High
(1000+)E
Jules Taylor Pinot Noir 2017, Marlborough, South Island Bottle Jules Taylor Pinot Noir 2017, Marlborough, South Island
Marlborough, New Zealand
329805
Review added: October 13, 2019
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$24.95 High
(429)V
Stratus Syrah 2014, Niagara Lakeshore Bottle
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Stratus Syrah 2014, Niagara Lakeshore
Ontario, Canada
Winery
Review added: October 13, 2019
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$48.00 Shopping_bag
Stratus Gamay 2017, VQA Niagara On The Lake Bottle Stratus Gamay 2017, VQA Niagara On The Lake
Ontario, Canada
Winery
Review added: October 13, 2019
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$29.20 Shopping_bag
Stratus Chardonnay   Unfiltered Bottled With Lees 2017, VQA Niagara On The Lake Bottle Stratus Chardonnay Unfiltered Bottled With Lees 2017, VQA Niagara On The Lake
Ontario, Canada
Winery
Review added: October 13, 2019
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$48.00 Shopping_bag
Stratus Semillon 2017, Niagara Lakeshore Bottle Stratus Semillon 2017, Niagara Lakeshore
Ontario, Canada
Winery
Review added: October 13, 2019
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$32.00 Shopping_bag
Stratus Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Niagara On The Lake Bottle Stratus Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Niagara On The Lake
Ontario, Canada
Winery
Review added: October 13, 2019
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Stratus White 2015, Niagara Lakeshore Bottle Stratus White 2015, Niagara Lakeshore
Ontario, Canada
660704
Review added: October 13, 2019
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$38.20 None
(0)W
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