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 (6515 in total)

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Vignerons De Roaix Séguret Côtes Du Rhône Villages 2007 Bottle Vignerons De Roaix Séguret Côtes Du Rhône Villages 2007
Rhone, France
155549
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$13.95 None
(0)V
Villa Sardi Merlot 2007, Doc Piave Bottle Villa Sardi Merlot 2007, Doc Piave
Veneto, Italy
23390
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$14.95 None
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St. Hallett Poacher's Blend Sémillon/Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Barossa, South Australia Bottle St. Hallett Poacher's Blend Sémillon/Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Barossa, South Australia
Australia
57687
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$14.95 None
(0)V
Monte Antico Sangiovese/Merlot/Cabernet Sauvignon 2006, Igt Toscana Bottle Monte Antico Sangiovese/Merlot/Cabernet Sauvignon 2006, Igt Toscana
Tuscany, Italy
69377
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$15.95 None
(0)V
La Pieve Chianti 2007, Chianti Bottle La Pieve Chianti 2007, Chianti
Tuscany, Italy
161851
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$15.95 None
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Cono Sur Visión Syrah 2007, Colchagua Valley Bottle Cono Sur Visión Syrah 2007, Colchagua Valley
Chile
24661
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$15.95 None
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Alfaraz Colheita Seleccionada 2007, Vinho Regional Alentejano Bottle Alfaraz Colheita Seleccionada 2007, Vinho Regional Alentejano
Portugal
160903
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$14.05 None
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Katnook Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Coonawarra, South Australia Bottle Katnook Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Coonawarra, South Australia
Australia
737122
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$16.85 None
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Hillebrand Trius White 2008, VQA Ontario Bottle Hillebrand Trius White 2008, VQA Ontario
Ontario, Canada
54957
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$16.25 None
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André Delorme Le Meix Rully 2007, Ac Bottle André Delorme Le Meix Rully 2007, Ac
Burgundy, France
158956
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$18.39 None
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