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Welcome to this not-for-profit educational resource database & website created in 1990 by Michael Vaughan PhD
An award-winnng weekly columnist for Canada's top newpapers - the National Post and The Globe & Mail, along with numerous magazines.
This not-for-profit website is dedicated to providing readers with critical non-advertorial reviews
Our fundraising efforts include Covenant House York University, Moorelands, etc.

Updated Thursday, January 17, 2019
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Jan 19 Vintage Assesssments
see all notes & scores for the 92 Vintages releases

JANUARY 15 - SCOTTISH VIRTUOSITY
featuring Distiller of the Year Bill Lumsden

Ardbeg-Glenmorangie Tasting Seminar at the National Club


January 14 Vintages Delistings
see scores/tasting notes for ALL 10 new delistings


Jan 5 Vintage Assesssments

see all notes & scores for the 89 Vintages release

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December 31, 17 & 3 Vintages Delistings
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RABL LANGENLOIS GRÜNER VELTLINER 2017 
A very tastyAustrian white for only $16.95
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"as the Canadian judge I was kncked out by the quality of wines"
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