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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Fontanafredda Briccotondo Barbera D'alba 2008, Piedmont Bottle Fontanafredda Briccotondo Barbera D'alba 2008, Piedmont
Piedmont, Italy
72348
Review added: March 24, 2010
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$15.95 None
(0)E
Manara Le Morete 2006, Valpolicella Ripasso Bottle Manara Le Morete 2006, Valpolicella Ripasso
Veneto, Italy
WC43
Review added: March 17, 2010
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$27.00 None
(0)A
Villa Maria Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Marlborough Bottle Villa Maria Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Marlborough
New Zealand
426601
Review added: March 17, 2010
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$16.95 None
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Degani Amarone Della Valpolicella 2006 Bottle Degani Amarone Della Valpolicella 2006
Veneto, Italy
WC134
Review added: March 16, 2010
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$47.00 None
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Manara Postera Amarone Della Valpolicella 2003 Bottle Manara Postera Amarone Della Valpolicella 2003
Veneto, Italy
WC44
Review added: March 16, 2010
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$59.00 None
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Wyndham Bin 555 Shiraz 2007, Southeastern Australia Bottle Wyndham Bin 555 Shiraz 2007, Southeastern Australia
Australia
189415
Review added: March 15, 2010
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$12.95 None
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Masi Tupungato Passo Doble Malbec Corvina 2007, Mendoza Bottle Masi Tupungato Passo Doble Malbec Corvina 2007, Mendoza
Argentina
620880
Review added: March 15, 2010
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$14.95 None
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Hoya De Cadenas Reserva 2005 Bottle Hoya De Cadenas Reserva 2005
Spain
620989
Review added: March 15, 2010
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$11.95 None
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Cookoothama Shiraz 2008, Darlington Point, New South Wales Bottle Cookoothama Shiraz 2008, Darlington Point, New South Wales
Australia
619460
Review added: March 14, 2010
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$14.00 None
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Castaño La Casona Monastrell 2007, Yecla Bottle Castaño La Casona Monastrell 2007, Yecla
Spain

Review added: March 14, 2010
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$8.99 None
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