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 (7570 in total)

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Salcheto Rosso Di Montepulciano 2018, Doc Bottle Salcheto Rosso Di Montepulciano 2018, Doc
Tuscany, Italy
Agent
Review added: September 16, 2019
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$25.20 Shopping_bag
Quinta De La Rosa Branco Reserva 2018, Douro Bottle Quinta De La Rosa Branco Reserva 2018, Douro
Douro, Portugal
Agent
Review added: September 14, 2019
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$1.00 None
(0)
Santa Rita 120 Cabernet Sauvignon 2018 Bottle Santa Rita 120 Cabernet Sauvignon 2018
Chile
218644
Review added: September 10, 2019
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$11.70 High
(1000+)G
Vina Tarapaca Reserva Sauvignon Blanc 2018, Casablanca Valley Bottle Vina Tarapaca Reserva Sauvignon Blanc 2018, Casablanca Valley
Casablanca Valley, Chile
634402
Review added: September 10, 2019
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$13.95 High
(1000+)G
Mezzomondo Negroamaro 2017, Salento, Puglia Bottle Mezzomondo Negroamaro 2017, Salento, Puglia
Puglia, Italy
588962
Review added: September 09, 2019
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$10.00 High
(1000+)G
Argento Seleccion Pinot Grigio 2018, Mendoza Bottle Argento Seleccion Pinot Grigio 2018, Mendoza
Argentina
620492
Review added: September 09, 2019
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$11.10 High
(1000+)G
Malivoire Ladybug Rosé 2018, Niagara Peninsula Bottle
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Malivoire Ladybug Rosé 2018, Niagara Peninsula
Ontario, Canada
559088
Review added: September 08, 2019
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$14.95 High
(1000+)E
CedarCreek Chardonnay 2017, BC VQA Okanagan Valley Bottle CedarCreek Chardonnay 2017, BC VQA Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada

Review added: September 08, 2019
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$18.99 Shopping_bag
Passo Del Sud Appassimento 2017 Bottle Passo Del Sud Appassimento 2017
Puglia, Italy
520254
Review added: September 07, 2019
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$12.10 High
(1000+)G
Graham's Late Bottled Vintage Port 2014, Douro Valley Bottle Graham's Late Bottled Vintage Port 2014, Douro Valley
Portugal
191239
Review added: September 05, 2019
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$17.95 High
(1000+)G
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