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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Norton Barrel Select Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Mendoza Bottle Norton Barrel Select Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Mendoza
Mendoza, Argentina
400564
Review added: January 11, 2018
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$12.95 High
(1000+)G
Villa Annaberta Amarone Della Valpolicella 2012, Docg Bottle Villa Annaberta Amarone Della Valpolicella 2012, Docg
Veneto, Italy
433961
Review added: January 11, 2018
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$38.95 High
(1000+)G
Teal Lake Shiraz Kpm 2015 Bottle Teal Lake Shiraz Kpm 2015
Australia
891283
Review added: January 11, 2018
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$19.45 High
(439)G
Santa Carolina Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2017 Bottle Santa Carolina Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2017
Chile
245282
Review added: January 11, 2018
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$9.05 High
(1000+)G
Piccini Villa Al Cortile Rosso Di Montalcino 2015 Bottle Piccini Villa Al Cortile Rosso Di Montalcino 2015
Tuscany, Italy
460295
Review added: January 11, 2018
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$20.00 High
(1000+)G
Torrevento Matervitae Negroamaro 2015, Puglia Bottle Torrevento Matervitae Negroamaro 2015, Puglia
Puglia, Italy
254300
Review added: January 11, 2018
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$8.75 High
(1000+)G
La Linda Private Selection Old Vines Malbec 2015 Bottle La Linda Private Selection Old Vines Malbec 2015
Mendoza, Argentina
507442
Review added: January 11, 2018
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$15.95 High
(1000+)G
Santa Carolina Merlot 2017 Bottle Santa Carolina Merlot 2017
Chile
361741
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$9.05 High
(1000+)G
Navip Merlot 2015, Serbia Bottle Navip Merlot 2015, Serbia
Serbia, World
168138
Review added: January 11, 2018
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$8.90 High
(1000+)G
Aimery Grand Cuvée 1531 Crémant De Limoux Bottle Aimery Grand Cuvée 1531 Crémant De Limoux
Southwest, France
428086
Review added: January 11, 2018
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$17.95 High
(1000+)G
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