Archive for June, 2008

Mailing List Wines: A Show On Wines We Think Will Be Hard To Get In The Future – Episode #485

June 13, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk takes a look at these 4 wines and gives his thoughts and ponders the possibility that these wines will only be available via mailing list in the coming years!

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  • “Absolutely. Gary we need another mailing list show! …” by
  • “We could use another one of these episodes soon…” by John__J
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Black Kite Pinot Noir Kite’s RestOther California Pinot Noir play
2006 Arnot Roberts Clary Ranch SyrahNapa Syrah/Shiraz play
2005 Hewitt Rutherford Cabernet SauvignonNapa Cabernet play
2004 Fleming Cabernet SauvignonNapa Cabernet play

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TEXAS Is In The House: A Texas Wine Tasting – Episode #484

June 12, 2008

Texas is known for many things including awesome High School football but today Gary Vaynerchuk tests some of their wines and sees what he thinks.

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  • “Right? Which ones are your faves?…” by Mary Ellen Malone
  • “Yeah, Gary! How about some East Texas love? 17 wineries! It’s Kuh-raze…” by Mary Ellen Malone
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Texas Hills Due Blanc play review at cork'd
2006 Becker Viognier play review at cork'd
2005 Texas Hills Sangiovese play review at cork'd
2005 Becker Claret play review at cork'd

Lets Discover More Of Italy. Gattinara And Ciro – Episode #483

June 11, 2008

I mix two show concepts together and give you the Gattinara and Ciro Thunder show.

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  • “found your birthday Mott…” by AndersN
  • “Nice to see Mott & Gary on together

    That’s actually a little off….” by John__J

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2004 Librandi Ciro Duca San FeliceCiro play review at cork'd
2003 Travaglini GattinaraGattinara play review at cork'd
2003 Antoniolo Gattinara Osso San GratoGattinara play review at cork'd

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89 Point Wines, What Is The Deal! – Episode #482

June 10, 2008

So many people stay away from the 89 point scored wines like it has the black plague, WHY? Gary Vaynerchuk explores these wines!

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  • “qotd: Considering the date this was filmed and what day it is now let’…” by John__J
  • “Have seen the Travis and Denner..not sure if I have tried them. QOTD-…” by corkscrew
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Travis ChardonnayOther California Chardonnay play review at cork'd
2006 Denner TheresaOther California White Rhone V play review at cork'd
2004 Mas Carlot Cab/syrahSouthwest France play review at cork'd
2005 Core RedOther California Rhone Blends play review at cork'd

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Value Wines From All Over The World – Episode #481

June 9, 2008

Gary comes back from his trip to explore different wines that are priced right and value driven.

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  • “qotd: I dont remember but I probably smiled at some point during this …” by John__J
  • “Have had the Dancing Coyote before.. QOTD-being with my son. corkscrew
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Fado RedOther Portuguese Red Wine play review at cork'd
2003 Pellegrini East End MerlotNew York Merlot play review at cork'd
2004 Dancing Coyote TangoOther California Red Meritage play review at cork'd
2005 Bangin’ Napa Valley RedNapa Red Meritage play review at cork'd

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A Kosher Cabernet On A Laid Back Friday – Episode #480

June 6, 2008

Gary revisits a wine he tried once before on the Thunder Show on this laid back Friday.

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  • “qotd: Thurston-I find nothing more absurd and funny in a human being t…” by John__J
  • “Not tried this wine. Cool looking label. QOTD-Ginger…HOT! corkscrew
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Covenant Napa Cabernet Sauvignon (kosher)Other California Kosher play review at cork'd

Lagrein Wines From Alto Adige – Episode #479

June 5, 2008

Lagrein is a grape variety that a lot of people ar enot fimiliar with and today Gary Vaynerchuk tastes 3 of them to see what he thinks of them.

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  • “It is worth trying…! …” by Stephan Göttlicher
  • “QOTD: I never had a Lagrein. …” by mrzitro
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2005 H.lun Lagrein SudtirolCaldaro or Lago di Caldaro play review at cork'd
2005 Kellerei Gries Lagrein Grieser RiservaCaldaro or Lago di Caldaro play review at cork'd
2006 De Silva LagreinCaldaro or Lago di Caldaro play review at cork'd

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A Piedmont White Wine Tasting. Gavi – Episode #478

June 4, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk gets to explore the wonderful world of Gavi wines, lets see if these wines can bring some thunder.

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  • “qotd: Not a big sports fan, but having seen this with my Dad on dvd an…” by John__J
  • “Too bad I’m just watching this now…I have a bucket full of 25+ of th…” by Grill Factor
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Villa Sparina Gavi Di GaviGavi play review at cork'd
2006 Martinetti Gavi Di GaviGavi play review at cork'd
2006 La Scolca Gavi Di Gavi Black LabelGavi play review at cork'd

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Under $10 Cabernet Sauvignon Blind Challenge – Episode #477

June 3, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk tries 6 wines all under 10 bones and has them blind to have a little extra fun.

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  • “glad to see this, wine on a college student bonus
    …” by Dylan Fuller
  • “Climax with no finish my friend, just have to watch the next one to fi…” by Mike Speer
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Portuguese Red Wines – Episode #476

June 2, 2008

Gary rants and raves about Portugal as the next coming so lets see what these wines have to offer.

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  • “the cerejeiras in this edition is from http://www.quintadosanguinhal.p…” by donna jackson
  • “loved the red wine for white wine drinkers…I’ve often asked purveyor…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Tinto Da AnforaOther Portuguese Red Wine play review at cork'd
2005 Bafarela RedOther Portuguese Red Wine play review at cork'd
2007 Sanguinhal CerejeirasOther Portuguese Red Wine play review at cork'd

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