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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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"as the Canadian judge I was kncked out by the quality of wines"
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