Archive for August, 2006

Tasting the wines you asked me to. – Episode #83

August 31, 2006

Wines tasted in this episode:

Today is Customer Appreciation Day 2! Gary Vaynerchuk tastes and reviews four wines that viewers requested. Watch to see how Gary review these four wines. More viewer questions answered and a new QOD.

White Wines for Labor Day – Episode #82

August 30, 2006

Wines tasted in this episode:

Today Gary Vaynerchuk tastes and reviews two wines for the upcoming Labor Day weekend. Watch and see what Gary thinks of these two wines. More viewer questions answered and a new QOD.

Australian Shiraz wine tasting. A serious one. – Episode #81

August 29, 2006

Little Penguin Shiraz

Amaroo Shiraz

Teal Lake Shiraz

2003 Jacobs Creek Reserve Shiraz

2003 Peter Lehmann Shiraz

2004 Two Hands Bad Impersonator Shiraz

2004 Massena 11th Hour Shiraz

2003 Langmeil Freedom Shiraz

Today Gary tackles it hard, he tastes 8 different Australian Shiraz wines and talks about the wine world and many other fun topics. Watch as Gary tackles wine cellars, wine storage, heat affects on wine, wine racks, wine gift baskets, wine clubs, wine making, wine glasses, wine bars, wine refrigerators, strawberry wine, and other wine topics….oh wait no he’s just doing Shiraz.

Mixed bag of wine, two birds 1 stone: Episode #80

August 28, 2006

2004 Koura Bay Sauvignon Blanc

2002 Chalk Hill Chardonnay

2002 Chateau Souverain Cabernet Sauvignon

2004 Clos Mimi Petite Rousse Syrah

Well here we are at Episode 80 already, unreal! Today Gary does a mixed bag of 4 wines that he had to taste anyway! Watch as Gary tastes these 4 wines and please add your thoughts and question and answer the question of the day. Gary tastes a Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand, a Chardonnay from California and a Cabernet and Syrah from the left coast as well!

Champagne and Celebration time. – Episode #79

August 25, 2006

Perrier Jouet Grand Brut

Moet & Chandon White Star

Alfred Gratien Cuvee Paradis

1998 Dom Perignon

Today Gary Vaynerchuk tastes 4 Champagnes and talks about the area and the reasons for celebrating. Please watch and answer todays question of the day!

Bordeaux wine tasting in honor of a friend. – Episode #78

August 24, 2006

2001 Chateau Sansonnet

2003 Chateau Haut Beyzac

2003 Chateau Labegorce

2003 Chateau Lynch Moussas

Today Gary Vaynerchuk tastes 4 Bordeaux wines in honor of a dear friend to him and the entire wine world. Steve “the wine ho” Verlin. Watch as Gary Vaynerchuk tastes these 4 wonder Bordeaux wines and see what he thinks of them.

Vintages how much do they matter, a 2001 vs 2002 tasting – Episode #77

August 23, 2006

2001 Artazu Navarra Santa Cruz

Today Gary Vaynerchuk tackles the issue of how much a vintage effects the wine. Gary samples 2 wonderful wines from Spain that are exactly the same but are from 2 different years. Gary also asks you to help him with something cool!

90 point scored wines, how did they do? Episode #76

August 22, 2006

2004 Di Majo Norante Sangiovese Igt 2004

2004 Falesco Vitiano

2003 Castano Hecula

2002 Renard Tres Ninos

2002 Penfolds Cabernet Bin 707

Today Gary tackles 5 more 90+ scored wines and we await to see how they scored. From the value driven Falesco Vitiano to the classic Penfolds 707 these 5 wines hit a wide range of flavors and complexities. Oh and don’t forget to answer the question of the day!

Four South African Wines – Episode #75

August 21, 2006

2001 Warwick Estate Reserve Red

2002 Warwick Three Cape Ladies Red

2001 Rudera Cabernet Sauvignon

2003 Thelema Cabernet Sauvignon

Today Gary talks about four wines from an underrated region, South Africa. He reviews wines from the Stellenbosch region of South Africa. A new QOD and a new feature for you at the end. Watch for it!

Viewer Appreciation Day – Episode #74

August 18, 2006

2004 Cold Heaven Viognier Deux Mondes Saints & Sinners

2004 Chateau Ste Michelle Ethos Chardonnay

2003 Croft Port

Watch today as Gary tastes and reviews four wines that were requested by you the viewers. Also in todays episode Gary takes another look at the Clos Des Papes Chateauneuf Du Pape 2003 from yesterdays episode. See if Gary changes his mind or sticks with his original review.