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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 including the National Post, Globe & Mail and Financial Times
This not-for-profit website is dedicated to providing readers with professional non-advertorial reviews

Friday October 18, 2019

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Wine Fiction
WHA
T'S THE POINT?
A Pass for SirPasso

Do not be seduced by the 98-points awarded to this $16.95 Italian red - see our review here


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A happy youthful Michael Vaughan at Thornbury's Beaver River
FISHING FOR THE TRUTH
THE ONE THAT DIDN'T GET AWAY

real reviews for people who know & love quality
According to John Szabo, MS
"Michael Vaughan is Canada's ironman of winetasting
and has one of the most interesting cellars in the country"


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September 14 & 28 Vintages Releases
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The birth of Ontario's first
post-Prohibition winery
now celebrating 45 years

see the first INNISKILLIN feature published

Canada's first Vin Nouveau is born in 1974

 

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