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 (6038 in total)

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Vintage Ink Mark Of Passion Merlot/Cabernet 2013, VQA Niagara Peninsula Bottle Vintage Ink Mark Of Passion Merlot/Cabernet 2013, VQA Niagara Peninsula
Ontario, Canada
250209
Review added: June 27, 2017
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$15.95 High
(1000+)G
Grange Of Prince Edward Almanac White 2016, Prince Edward County Bottle Grange Of Prince Edward Almanac White 2016, Prince Edward County
Ontario, Canada
516575
Review added: June 25, 2017
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$19.20 High
(1000+)G
Road 13 Vineyards Honest John's White 2016, Okanagan Valley Bottle Road 13 Vineyards Honest John's White 2016, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
8968
Review added: June 24, 2017
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$18.00 Shopping_bag
Markus Huber Terrassen Grüner Veltliner 2015, Dac Traisental Bottle Markus Huber Terrassen Grüner Veltliner 2015, Dac Traisental
Austria
484956
Review added: June 24, 2017
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$19.95 High
(941)V
Campo Viejo Tempranillo Rose 2016 Bottle Campo Viejo Tempranillo Rose 2016
Rioja, Spain
175620
Review added: June 22, 2017
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$11.95 High
(1000+)G
Cline Zinfandel 2014, California Bottle Cline Zinfandel 2014, California
California, Usa
489278
Review added: June 22, 2017
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$16.95 High
(1000+)G
Konzelmann Canada Red 2015, VQA Niagara Peninsula Bottle Konzelmann Canada Red 2015, VQA Niagara Peninsula
Ontario, Canada
125260
Review added: June 22, 2017
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$12.45 High
(1000+)G
Montes Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, Colchagua Valley Bottle Montes Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, Colchagua Valley
Chile
157883
Review added: June 22, 2017
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$12.95 High
(678)G
Trapiche Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Mendoza Bottle Trapiche Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Mendoza
Argentina
235671
Review added: June 22, 2017
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$10.60 High
(1000+)G
Pondview Lot 74 Cabernet Merlot 2016, VQA Niagara Peninsula Bottle Pondview Lot 74 Cabernet Merlot 2016, VQA Niagara Peninsula
Ontario, Canada
336495
Review added: June 22, 2017
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$14.95 High
(1000+)G
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