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.

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Dominus 2006, Napa Valley Bottle Dominus 2006, Napa Valley
California, Usa
105890
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$121.95 None
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Dominus 2006, Napa Valley Bottle Dominus 2006, Napa Valley
California, Usa
63487
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$259.95 None
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Wynns Coonawarra Estate Cabernet/Shiraz/Merlot 2007, Coonawarra, South Australia Bottle Wynns Coonawarra Estate Cabernet/Shiraz/Merlot 2007, Coonawarra, South Australia
Australia
511600
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$19.95 None
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Trapiche Fincas Las Palmas Cabernet Sauvignon 2007, Mendoza Bottle Trapiche Fincas Las Palmas Cabernet Sauvignon 2007, Mendoza
Mendoza, Argentina
143206
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$16.95 None
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Domdechant Werner'sches Riesling Kabinett 2007, Hochheimer Hölle Bottle Domdechant Werner'sches Riesling Kabinett 2007, Hochheimer Hölle
Rheingau, Germany
722413
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$19.95 None
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Lomond Syrah 2008, Wo Cape Agulhas Bottle Lomond Syrah 2008, Wo Cape Agulhas
South Africa
146464
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$18.95 None
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Alamos Chardonnay 2008, Mendoza Bottle Alamos Chardonnay 2008, Mendoza
Argentina
801571
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$14.95 None
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Vignerons De Roaix, Roaix Côtes Du Rhône Villages 2007, Ac Bottle Vignerons De Roaix, Roaix Côtes Du Rhône Villages 2007, Ac
Rhone, France
156000
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$13.95 None
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La Capitana Cabernet Sauvignon                             2008 Bottle La Capitana Cabernet Sauvignon                             2008
Chile
68429
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$15.95 None
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Domäne Wachau Terraces Grüner Veltliner 2008, Wachau Bottle Domäne Wachau Terraces Grüner Veltliner 2008, Wachau
Austria
155812
Review added: February 17, 2010
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