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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 August 23, 2019

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Supporters receive exclusive advance detailed reviews for each biweekly Vintages release & special summaries PLUS hidden LCBO sales
includes our supporter-only
2019
Vintage Destinations and Time-Out Toronto
updates

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Time-Out Summer Theatre - Shaw Festival
"The Ladykillers is delightfully entertaining"

Tony Aspler suggests you check out his colleague's review

see today's
"DEALS" at the Shaw

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see the new August 19 Vintages Delistings

Aug 17 Vintages Release Report

log-in to see123 linked scores and notes for Vintages Release


August 5 Vintages Delistings
click here to see 20 new linked Vintages Delistings


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Updated August 31 Vintages Release Preview


NEW EXCLUSIVE FOR VINTAGE ASSESSMENTS SUPPORTERS
including # cases purchased, name of agent and all the
wines the LCBO refused to let the media taste


Draft of September 14 Vintages Release
see our Summary of all 152 releases
also
Preliminary VAR Agent Summary for 152 upcoming releases


Put Nova Scotia on your 2019 summer agenda

Meet me in Lunenburg at the Salt Shaker Deli
and the annual
Nova Scotia Folk Art Festival

coming-up Nova Scotia's best kept seafood secrets
see our previous Dreamscapes feature
Discovering Nova Scotia Treasures



FREE VISITOR RESOURCES

Thornbury, Ontario - Beaver River - circa many years ago
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"

Another great new Non-Vintages Release


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See our JULY 20 VA Report with 116 detailed reviews
July 20 Vintage Assessments Report
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VAR July 20 BUYS & BEST BUYS

also our AUG 3 reviews
August 3 Vintage Assessments Report
and
SOUTH AFRICA (8 items) with 1 BEST BUYS & 2 BUYS
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EUROPEAN Taste Trends (15 items) with 3 BEST BUYS & 3 BUYS

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Exclusive PT6 Summary

LINKED SUMMARY OF 267 LTO Offers valid until September 15
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The birth of Ontario's first
post-Prohibition winery
now celebrating 45 years

the first INNISKILLIN feature published

Canada's first Vin Nouveau is born in 1974

Article Archives
includes National Post, Financial Post, etc.
to see the list of articles
 

FBTI
(see Michael Vaughan's Oyster feature)

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