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 (8088 in total)

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Lab Red 2017, Lisboa Bottle Lab Red 2017, Lisboa
Portugal
534586
Review added: August 28, 2020
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$10.05 High
(1000+)G
Angus The Bull Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 Bottle Angus The Bull Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
Victoria, Australia
602615
Review added: August 28, 2020
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$18.95 High
(1000+)G
Grand Sud Merlot 2018, Vin De France Bottle Grand Sud Merlot 2018, Vin De France
France
171314
Review added: August 28, 2020
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$11.95 None
(0)G
Viña San Pedro Sideral 2018, Do Cachapoal Andes Valley Bottle Viña San Pedro Sideral 2018, Do Cachapoal Andes Valley
Cachapoal Valley, Chile
632927
Review added: August 27, 2020
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$22.25 None
(0)V
Banfi Principessa Gavia Gavi 2019 Bottle Banfi Principessa Gavia Gavi 2019
Piedmont, Italy
250696
Review added: August 27, 2020
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$19.95 High
(1000+)G
Spier Signature Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, Western Cape Bottle Spier Signature Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, Western Cape
South Africa
10415
Review added: August 26, 2020
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$12.95 High
(1000+)G
Culmina R & D Chardonnay 2019, Okanagan Valley Bottle Culmina R & D Chardonnay 2019, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada

Review added: August 25, 2020
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$20.00 Shopping_bag
Citra Pinot Grigio 2018, Terre Di Chieti Igp Bottle Citra Pinot Grigio 2018, Terre Di Chieti Igp
Abruzzo, Italy
17483
Review added: August 25, 2020
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$9.65 High
(1000+)G
CedarCreek Estate Pinot Noir 2018, Okanagan Valley Bottle CedarCreek Estate Pinot Noir 2018, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
Winery
Review added: August 24, 2020
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$26.99 Shopping_bag
Lakeside Cellars Rosé 2019 Bottle Lakeside Cellars Rosé 2019
British Columbia, Canada
winery
Review added: August 22, 2020
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$23.00 None
(0)
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