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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Vignavecchia Raddese 2006, Rosso Dei Colli Della Toscana Centrale Bottle Vignavecchia Raddese 2006, Rosso Dei Colli Della Toscana Centrale
Tuscany, Italy
WC52
Review added: March 11, 2010
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$40.00 None
(0)A
Concha Y Toro Casillero Del Diablo Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Central Valley Bottle Concha Y Toro Casillero Del Diablo Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Central Valley
Chile
578641
Review added: March 11, 2010
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$11.95 None
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Robertson Winery Sauvignon Blanc 2009 Bottle Robertson Winery Sauvignon Blanc 2009
South Africa

Review added: March 11, 2010
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$8.99 None
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Frontera Chardonnay 2009 (1500ml) Bottle Frontera Chardonnay 2009 (1500ml)
Chile
465849
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$14.00 None
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French Rabbit Chardonnay Carton 2008, 1000 Ml Bottle French Rabbit Chardonnay Carton 2008, 1000 Ml
Languedoc, France
621706
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$12.95 None
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Little Yering Chardonnay 2008, Yarra Valley, Victoria Bottle Little Yering Chardonnay 2008, Yarra Valley, Victoria
Australia
145318
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$13.95 None
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Bourgogne Chardonnay   Loron Montvallon 2008 Bottle Bourgogne Chardonnay Loron Montvallon 2008
Burgundy, France

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$20.99 None
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Adriano Adami Prosecco Dei Casel Spumante Extra Dry Bottle Adriano Adami Prosecco Dei Casel Spumante Extra Dry
Veneto, Italy
WC48
Review added: March 11, 2010
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$26.75 None
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Strewn Chardonnay Barrel Aged 2007, Niagara On The Lake VQA Bottle Strewn Chardonnay Barrel Aged 2007, Niagara On The Lake VQA
Ontario, Canada
522730
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$13.95 None
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Vignavecchia Titanum 2008 Bottle Vignavecchia Titanum 2008
Tuscany, Italy
WC53
Review added: March 11, 2010
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$37.00 None
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