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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Domaine Des Carabiniers Côtes Du Rhône 2016, Ac Bottle Domaine Des Carabiniers Côtes Du Rhône 2016, Ac
Rhone, France
568451
Review added: December 13, 2018
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$20.95 None
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Blue Mountain Reserve Brut R D 2010, VQA Okanagan Valley Bottle Blue Mountain Reserve Brut R D 2010, VQA Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada

Review added: December 13, 2018
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$39.95 Shopping_bag
Blue Mountain Blanc De Blancs R.D. 2010, VQA Okanagan Valley Bottle Blue Mountain Blanc De Blancs R.D. 2010, VQA Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
Winery
Review added: December 13, 2018
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$39.90 Shopping_bag
Redstone Redstone Vineyard Rosé Sparkling 2016, Niagara Peninsula Bottle Redstone Redstone Vineyard Rosé Sparkling 2016, Niagara Peninsula
Ontario, Canada
Winery
Review added: December 13, 2018
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$29.95 None
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Tantalus Old Vines Riesling Brut 2015, Okanagan Valley Bottle Tantalus Old Vines Riesling Brut 2015, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
Winery
Review added: December 13, 2018
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Tantalus Blanc De Noir 2015, Okanagan Valley Bottle
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Tantalus Blanc De Noir 2015, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
12168
Review added: December 13, 2018
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Tawse Pét Nat 2017 Bottle Tawse Pét Nat 2017
Ontario, Canada
Winery
Review added: December 13, 2018
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Jackson Triggs Entourage Grand Reserve Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc 2015, Traditional Method, VQA Niagara Peninsula, Ontario Bottle Jackson Triggs Entourage Grand Reserve Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc 2015, Traditional Method, VQA Niagara Peninsula, Ontario
Ontario, Canada
353078
Review added: December 13, 2018
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$24.25 None
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Louis Bernard Côtes Du Rhône Blanc 2017, Rhône Valley Bottle Louis Bernard Côtes Du Rhône Blanc 2017, Rhône Valley
Rhone, France
589432
Review added: December 12, 2018
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Cantina Di Negrar Corvina 2016 Bottle Cantina Di Negrar Corvina 2016
Veneto, Italy
519199
Review added: December 10, 2018
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