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 (6854 in total)

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Kir Yianni Paranga 2015, Igp Macedonia Bottle Kir Yianni Paranga 2015, Igp Macedonia
Greece
392175
Review added: June 16, 2018
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$15.55 None
(0)G
Tolaini Montebello Gran Selezione Chianti Classico 2011 Bottle Tolaini Montebello Gran Selezione Chianti Classico 2011
Tuscany, Italy

Review added: June 12, 2018
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$0.00 None
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Collavini Villa Canlungo Merlot 2015, Venezie Bottle Collavini Villa Canlungo Merlot 2015, Venezie
Veneto, Italy
539445
Review added: June 10, 2018
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$11.95 High
(1000+)G
Tolaini Chianti Classico Docg Vallenuova 2016 Bottle Tolaini Chianti Classico Docg Vallenuova 2016
Tuscany, Italy

Review added: June 09, 2018
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$0.00 None
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Prà Otto Soave Classico 2017 Bottle Prà Otto Soave Classico 2017
Veneto, Italy
74534
Review added: June 07, 2018
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$23.95 Shopping_bag
Jacob's Creek Reserve Barossa Shiraz 2016, Barossa Valley Bottle Jacob's Creek Reserve Barossa Shiraz 2016, Barossa Valley
South Australia, Australia
665471
Review added: June 07, 2018
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$17.50 High
(1000+)G
Chateau De Gourgazaud 2015, Minervois Bottle Chateau De Gourgazaud 2015, Minervois
Languedoc-Roussillon, France
22384
Review added: June 07, 2018
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$14.25 High
(1000+)G
J J Mcwilliam's Shiraz Cabernet 2016, Southeastern Australia Bottle J J Mcwilliam's Shiraz Cabernet 2016, Southeastern Australia
Australia
16741
Review added: June 07, 2018
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$10.45 High
(1000+)G
Fuzion Alta Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 Bottle Fuzion Alta Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
Mendoza, Argentina
207357
Review added: June 07, 2018
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$11.35 High
(1000+)G
Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 Bottle Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
Colchagua Valley, Chile
322586
Review added: June 07, 2018
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$19.95 High
(1000+)E
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