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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Bowmore 12 Years Old Islay Single Malt, United Kingdom Bottle Bowmore 12 Years Old Islay Single Malt, United Kingdom
Scotland, World
330803
Review added: October 31, 2019
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$62.95 High
(1000+)V
San Polo Rubio 2016, Igt Toscana Bottle San Polo Rubio 2016, Igt Toscana
Tuscany, Italy
Agent
Review added: October 24, 2019
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$26.95 Shopping_bag
Sidonio De Sousa Bairrada Tinto 2014 Bottle Sidonio De Sousa Bairrada Tinto 2014
Bairrada, Portugal
Agent
Review added: October 24, 2019
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$25.15 Shopping_bag
Domaine Saint Amant Les Clapas 2017, Côtes Du Rhône Bottle Domaine Saint Amant Les Clapas 2017, Côtes Du Rhône
Rhône, France
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Review added: October 24, 2019
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$27.26 Shopping_bag
Suertes Del Marqués 7 Fuentes 2016, Valle De La Orortava Bottle Suertes Del Marqués 7 Fuentes 2016, Valle De La Orortava
Spain
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Review added: October 23, 2019
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Finca La Emperatriz Crianza 2015 Bottle Finca La Emperatriz Crianza 2015
Rioja, Spain
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Review added: October 23, 2019
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$24.95 Shopping_bag
Terra De Asorei Nai E Senora Albarino 2018, Rias Baixas Bottle Terra De Asorei Nai E Senora Albarino 2018, Rias Baixas
Rias Baixas, Spain
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Review added: October 23, 2019
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$21.61 Shopping_bag
La Vinyeta Heus Blanc 2018, Emporda  Bottle La Vinyeta Heus Blanc 2018, Emporda
Spain
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Review added: October 23, 2019
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$22.74 Shopping_bag
Proemio Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Bottle Proemio Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
Mendoza, Argentina
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Review added: October 23, 2019
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Boa Bobal 2018, Valencia Bottle Boa Bobal 2018, Valencia
Spain
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Review added: October 23, 2019
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