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 (7117 in total)

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Goats Do Roam White 2017, Coastal Region Bottle Goats Do Roam White 2017, Coastal Region
Western Cape, South Africa
237313
Review added: October 18, 2018
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$11.95 High
(1000+)G
Pasqua Pinot Grigio Delle Venezie 2017, Veneto Bottle Pasqua Pinot Grigio Delle Venezie 2017, Veneto
Veneto, Italy
213496
Review added: October 18, 2018
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$12.95 High
(1000+)G
Domaine De Sérame Cabernet Sauvignon 2017, Pays D'oc Bottle Domaine De Sérame Cabernet Sauvignon 2017, Pays D'oc
Languedoc-Roussillon, France
617225
Review added: October 18, 2018
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$13.95 High
(1000+)G
Hardys Brave New World Shiraz Black 2017, Mclaren Vale Bottle Hardys Brave New World Shiraz Black 2017, Mclaren Vale
South Australia, Australia
572040
Review added: October 18, 2018
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$16.95 None
(0)G
Angove Organic Shiraz 2017 Bottle Angove Organic Shiraz 2017
South Australia, Australia
572115
Review added: October 18, 2018
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$15.95 High
(1000+)G
Beronia Elaboracion Especial Tempranillo 2016 Bottle Beronia Elaboracion Especial Tempranillo 2016
Rioja, Spain
426981
Review added: October 18, 2018
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$16.85 High
(1000+)G
Black Tower Dornfelder Pinot Noir 2016, Qualitatswein Pfalz Bottle Black Tower Dornfelder Pinot Noir 2016, Qualitatswein Pfalz
Pfalz, Germany
580118
Review added: October 18, 2018
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$11.95 High
(1000+)G
Flat Rock Cellars Pinot Noir 2017, Twenty Mile Bench Bottle Flat Rock Cellars Pinot Noir 2017, Twenty Mile Bench
Ontario, Canada
1545
Review added: October 18, 2018
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$19.95 High
(1000+)E
Emiliana Adobe Reserva Merlot 2017 Bottle Emiliana Adobe Reserva Merlot 2017
Rapel Valley, Chile
322024
Review added: October 17, 2018
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$13.15 High
(1000+)G
Joie Farm Muscat 2014, VQA Okanagan Valley Bottle Joie Farm Muscat 2014, VQA Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
Winery
Review added: October 15, 2018
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$22.90 Shopping_bag
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