When Wine Australia rang up and ask if I wanted to host a Journalist from Canada I said Why not. It is a great opportunity to show my vineyard and wines to him as well as a great opportunity to talk to him and learn more about the Canadian market. I great way to network, communicate and learn for all involved. Not to mention and enjoyable stroll in the vineyard.
Steve Thurlow is a passionate wine aficionado who has had a long history with wine. He has contributed to Wine Access, Canada's national wine magazine since 2001 and is a Principal Critic and Partner in WineAlign.com, the Facebook of wine in Canada.
Over 38,000 people have registered to receive his monthly report on the Best Value Wines in Ontario. Typically over 7,000 read it and make a smart buying decision as a consequence. Steve also contributes reviews to the National Post.
Steve is the Education Director for IWEG, which delivers the International WSET Education program in Ontario, accepted as the benchmark of wine education throughout the global trade. IWEG has been educating trade and wine lovers since 1977.