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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Chateau Bel Air 2006 Bottle Chateau Bel Air 2006
Bordeaux, France
665430
Review added: March 06, 2010
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$12.95 None
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Prospect Fats Johnson Pinot Noir 2007 Bottle Prospect Fats Johnson Pinot Noir 2007
British Columbia, Canada
92304
Review added: March 03, 2010
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$15.95 None
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Bodega François Lurton Pinot Gris 2009, Uco Valley, Mendoza Bottle Bodega François Lurton Pinot Gris 2009, Uco Valley, Mendoza
Argentina
556746
Review added: March 01, 2010
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$12.95 None
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Rosemount Show Reserve Gsm 2006, Mclaren Vale, South Australia Bottle Rosemount Show Reserve Gsm 2006, Mclaren Vale, South Australia
Australia
583146
Review added: February 27, 2010
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$34.95 None
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Domaine Du Grand Tinel Châteauneuf Du Pape 2007 Bottle Domaine Du Grand Tinel Châteauneuf Du Pape 2007
Rhône, France
993964
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$49.95 None
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Jim Barry The Cover Drive Cabernet Sauvignon 2006, South Australia Bottle Jim Barry The Cover Drive Cabernet Sauvignon 2006, South Australia
Australia
677476
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$26.95 None
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Domaine Duclaux Châteauneuf Du Pape 2005, Ac Bottle Domaine Duclaux Châteauneuf Du Pape 2005, Ac
Rhône, France
722264
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$38.95 None
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Dominus 2006, Napa Valley Bottle Dominus 2006, Napa Valley
California, Usa
105890
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$121.95 None
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Dominus 2006, Napa Valley Bottle Dominus 2006, Napa Valley
California, Usa
63487
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$259.95 None
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Wynns Coonawarra Estate Cabernet/Shiraz/Merlot 2007, Coonawarra, South Australia Bottle Wynns Coonawarra Estate Cabernet/Shiraz/Merlot 2007, Coonawarra, South Australia
Australia
511600
Review added: February 17, 2010
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$19.95 None
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