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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Creekside Gamay 2017, VQA Niagara Peninsula Bottle Creekside Gamay 2017, VQA Niagara Peninsula
Ontario, Canada
646521
Review added: May 20, 2019
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$19.00 High
(505)V
Vignerons De Buxy Buissonnier Mercurey Rouge 2016, Ac Bottle Vignerons De Buxy Buissonnier Mercurey Rouge 2016, Ac
Burgundy, France
474841
Review added: May 18, 2019
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$29.95 High
(934)V
Roberto Ferraris Sant’eufemia Ruchè Di Castagnole Monferrato 2017, Docg Bottle Roberto Ferraris Sant’eufemia Ruchè Di Castagnole Monferrato 2017, Docg
Piedmont, Italy
Agent
Review added: May 17, 2019
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$23.95 Shopping_bag
Salentein Barrel Selection Pinot Noir 2018, Valle De Uco Bottle Salentein Barrel Selection Pinot Noir 2018, Valle De Uco
Mendoza, Argentina
Agent
Review added: May 17, 2019
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$22.95 Shopping_bag
The Hairy Arm Sunbury Shiraz 2015 Bottle The Hairy Arm Sunbury Shiraz 2015
Australia
Agent
Review added: May 15, 2019
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$29.95 Shopping_bag
Soumah Single Vineyard Pinot Noir 2017 Bottle Soumah Single Vineyard Pinot Noir 2017
Yarra Valley, Australia
Agent
Review added: May 15, 2019
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$29.95 Shopping_bag
Domaine Berthoumieu Pacherenc Du Vuc Bilh Sec Pierre De Gres 2017 Bottle Domaine Berthoumieu Pacherenc Du Vuc Bilh Sec Pierre De Gres 2017
France
Agent
Review added: May 15, 2019
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$27.26 Shopping_bag
Sumarroca Gran Reserva Brut Nature Cava 2014, Do Bottle Sumarroca Gran Reserva Brut Nature Cava 2014, Do
Spain
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Review added: May 15, 2019
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$25.99 Shopping_bag
La Vinyeta Heus Negra 2017, Emporda  Bottle La Vinyeta Heus Negra 2017, Emporda
Spain
Agent
Review added: May 15, 2019
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$22.54 Shopping_bag
Poliziano Rosso Di Montepulciano 2017 Bottle Poliziano Rosso Di Montepulciano 2017
Tuscany, Italy
Agent
Review added: May 15, 2019
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$30.50 Shopping_bag
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