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 (7477 in total)

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Mission Hill Family Estate Viognier Reserve 2018, Okanagan Valley Bottle Mission Hill Family Estate Viognier Reserve 2018, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada

Review added: July 15, 2019
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$19.99 Shopping_bag
Mission Hill Reserve Shiraz 2016, Okanagan Valley Bottle
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Mission Hill Reserve Shiraz 2016, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
13345
Review added: July 13, 2019
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$30.33 Shopping_bag
CedarCreek Pinot Gris Estate Grown 2018, BC VQA Okanagan Valley Bottle CedarCreek Pinot Gris Estate Grown 2018, BC VQA Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
Winery
Review added: July 12, 2019
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$18.99 Shopping_bag
Bonpas Chateauneuf Du Pape Bonus Passus 2017 Bottle Bonpas Chateauneuf Du Pape Bonus Passus 2017
Rhône, France
621862
Review added: July 11, 2019
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$34.95 High
(1000+)G
Bougrier Vouvray 2017 Bottle Bougrier Vouvray 2017
Loire, France
253229
Review added: July 11, 2019
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$16.45 High
(1000+)G
Pascual Toso Chardonnay 2017, Mendoza Bottle Pascual Toso Chardonnay 2017, Mendoza
Mendoza, Argentina
634808
Review added: July 10, 2019
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$11.95 High
(1000+)G
CedarCreek Platinum Chardonnay Block 5 2017, Okanagan Valley Bottle
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CedarCreek Platinum Chardonnay Block 5 2017, Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
Winery
Review added: July 07, 2019
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$34.99 Shopping_bag
Mission Hill Reserve Pinot Gris 2018, BC VQA Okanagan Valley Bottle Mission Hill Reserve Pinot Gris 2018, BC VQA Okanagan Valley
British Columbia, Canada
537076
Review added: July 07, 2019
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$22.95 High
(121)V
Santa Carolina Gran Reserva Petit Verdot 2014, Rapel Valley Bottle Santa Carolina Gran Reserva Petit Verdot 2014, Rapel Valley
Rapel Valley, Chile
7484
Review added: July 06, 2019
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$16.95 High
(182)V
Domaine Louis Jadot Beaune Theurons 1er Cru 2011 Bottle Domaine Louis Jadot Beaune Theurons 1er Cru 2011
Burgundy, France

Review added: July 06, 2019
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$53.25 None
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