Steve Thurlow

Steve Thurlow
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At WineAlign, Steve Thurlow is a principal critic and partner mainly interested in the wines for sale at LCBO in Ontario.

He was a contributor to Wine Access, Canada’s national wine magazine from 2001 until it ceased publication in 2013. With Anthony Gismondi he co-founded the International Value Wine Awards, the precursor of WWAC. He tastes thousands of wines each year and travels extensively all over the world of wine.

Many years ago he was an importer of wine, but today Steve concerns himself with his wine education and communication business, Wine for Life. He leads groups of wine lovers on several travel trips each year to explore the wine, food, culture and history of places such as Sicily, Chile, Argentina, Greece, New Zealand, South Africa and the wine regions that lie along the Danube. Go to SteveThurlow.com to find out more.

Wine for Life is also involved in the training and education of hotel and restaurant wine staff and wine agency personnel. Additionally, Steve frequently conducts wine information sessions in Toronto for wine lovers.

For many years, Steve was the Education Director for IWEG, which delivers the International WSET education program in Ontario. IWEG has been educating the trade and wine lovers since 1977. Graduates of IWEG are amongst the “Who’s Who” of the Ontario and Canadian Alcohol Beverage Industries.

In the past he spent much time organizing Toronto's annual international wine festivals. Steve was on the executive team of the Santé wine festival from 2003 to 2008.

Latest Reviews (6531 in total)

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Marchese Di Barolo 2012, Barolo Bottle Marchese Di Barolo 2012, Barolo
Piedmont, Italy
168179
Review added: January 04, 2018
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$39.95 High
(1000+)E
E. Guigal Côtes Du Rhône 2013 Bottle E. Guigal Côtes Du Rhône 2013
Rhone, France
259721
Review added: January 04, 2018
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$19.95 High
(1000+)E
Louis Jadot Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2014 Bottle Louis Jadot Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2014
Burgundy, France
162073
Review added: January 03, 2018
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$23.95 High
(1000+)E
Chanson Père & Fils Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2014 Bottle Chanson Père & Fils Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2014
Burgundy, France
50575
Review added: January 03, 2018
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$19.95 High
(1000+)V
Château D'argadens 2012, Bordeaux Supérieur Bottle Château D'argadens 2012, Bordeaux Supérieur
Bordeaux, France
681643
Review added: January 03, 2018
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$17.95 High
(1000+)E
Mitolo Jester Shiraz 2015, Mclaren Vale Bottle Mitolo Jester Shiraz 2015, Mclaren Vale
South Australia, Australia
659607
Review added: January 03, 2018
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$22.95 High
(1000+)E
Chateau Timberlay 2014, Ac Bordeaux Superieur Bottle Chateau Timberlay 2014, Ac Bordeaux Superieur
Bordeaux, France
30072
Review added: January 02, 2018
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$16.95 High
(1000+)G
Malivoire Gamay 2016, VQA Niagara Peninsula Bottle
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Malivoire Gamay 2016, VQA Niagara Peninsula
Ontario, Canada
591313
Review added: January 02, 2018
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$17.95 High
(1000+)E
Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 Bottle Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
Colchagua Valley, Chile
322586
Review added: January 01, 2018
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$19.95 High
(1000+)E
Concha Y Toro Winemaker's Carmenère 2015, Maipo Valley Bottle Concha Y Toro Winemaker's Carmenère 2015, Maipo Valley
Rapel Valley, Chile
30957
Review added: January 01, 2018
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$18.95 High
(1000+)E
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