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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Thornbury Chardonnay 2016 Bottle Thornbury Chardonnay 2016
Gisborne, New Zealand
338755
Review added: June 07, 2018
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$18.90 Medium
(19)G
Thornbury Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Marlborough, South Island Bottle Thornbury Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Marlborough, South Island
Marlborough, New Zealand
734798
Review added: June 07, 2018
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$18.95 High
(1000+)V
Thornbury Pinot Gris 2017, Waipara Bottle Thornbury Pinot Gris 2017, Waipara
Waipara, New Zealand
421205
Review added: June 07, 2018
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$18.90 None
(0)G
J P Azeitao Red 2017, Peninsula De Setubal Bottle J P Azeitao Red 2017, Peninsula De Setubal
Portugal
286195
Review added: June 05, 2018
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$9.35 High
(1000+)G
Joie Farm Gamay 2015, Okanagan Valley Bottle Joie Farm Gamay 2015, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
Agent
Review added: June 02, 2018
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$23.90 Shopping_bag
Joie Farm Gamay 2015, Okanagan Valley Bottle Joie Farm Gamay 2015, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
Agent
Review added: June 02, 2018
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$23.90 Shopping_bag
Villa Annaberta Valpolicella Ripasso Superiore 2015 Bottle Villa Annaberta Valpolicella Ripasso Superiore 2015
Veneto, Italy
378091
Review added: May 31, 2018
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$18.30 High
(1000+)G
Cline Zinfandel 2016, California Bottle Cline Zinfandel 2016, California
California, Usa
489278
Review added: May 31, 2018
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$16.75 High
(1000+)G
Clos Du Bois Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Bottle Clos Du Bois Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
California, Usa
308304
Review added: May 31, 2018
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$17.20 High
(1000+)G
Baron Herzog Cabernet Sauvignon Jeunesse 2017, California Bottle Baron Herzog Cabernet Sauvignon Jeunesse 2017, California
California, Usa
78063
Review added: May 31, 2018
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$18.95 High
(858)G
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