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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Château Des Charmes Chardonnay Musqué 2006, Niagara On The Lake Bottle Château Des Charmes Chardonnay Musqué 2006, Niagara On The Lake
Ontario, Canada
640516
Review added: October 24, 2020
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$13.75 None
(0)V
Masi Campofiorin 2017, Rosso Verona Bottle Masi Campofiorin 2017, Rosso Verona
Italy
155051
Review added: October 23, 2020
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$20.00 High
(1000+)G
19 Crimes Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, Limestone Coast Bottle 19 Crimes Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, Limestone Coast
South Australia, Australia
461525
Review added: October 22, 2020
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$18.95 High
(1000+)G
Wolf Blass Yellow Label Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, Langhorne Creek Mclaren Vale Bottle Wolf Blass Yellow Label Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, Langhorne Creek Mclaren Vale
Australia
251876
Review added: October 22, 2020
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$16.95 High
(1000+)G
Norton Barrel Select Malbec 2019 Bottle Norton Barrel Select Malbec 2019
Mendoza, Argentina
400556
Review added: October 21, 2020
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$14.50 High
(1000+)G
The Foreign Affair Amarose 2019, VQA Niagara Peninsula, Canada Bottle The Foreign Affair Amarose 2019, VQA Niagara Peninsula, Canada
Ontario, Canada
388702
Review added: October 21, 2020
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$19.95 High
(639)V
The Foreign Affair Conspiracy Bianco 2018, VQA Niagara Peninsula Bottle The Foreign Affair Conspiracy Bianco 2018, VQA Niagara Peninsula
Ontario, Canada
389767
Review added: October 21, 2020
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$17.95 High
(406)V
Stoneleigh Lighter Sauvignon Blanc 2019 Bottle Stoneleigh Lighter Sauvignon Blanc 2019
Marlborough, New Zealand
12618
Review added: October 21, 2020
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$17.95 None
(0)G
Jacob's Creek Double Barrel Chardonnay 2017, Coonawarra Bottle Jacob's Creek Double Barrel Chardonnay 2017, Coonawarra
South Australia, Australia
633453
Review added: October 21, 2020
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$19.95 High
(1000+)G
Jacob's Creek Classic Chardonnay 2019, South Eastern Australia Bottle Jacob's Creek Classic Chardonnay 2019, South Eastern Australia
Australia
286898
Review added: October 21, 2020
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$11.75 High
(1000+)G
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