Archive for October, 2008

A Wine Tasting with Jancis Robinson – Episode #568

October 30, 2008

Today Gary Vaynerchuk welcomes wine legend Jancis Robinson to the show.

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  • “95/100

    line of the day – ‘my professor of video is Chris Mott’ in rep…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “QOTD: It was a good idea.

    Great guest, great episode….” by Hypersomnia

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Argyros Estate White AssyrtikoOther Greek White Wine play review at cork'd
2006 Ridge Geyserville RedSonoma Red Zinfandel play review at cork'd
La Guita ManzanillaSpanish Sherry play review at cork'd

Links mentioned in today’s episode.

Some Geeky Whites – Episode #567

October 29, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk and a special guest taste 3 whites from off the beaten path.

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  • “90/100

    line of the day – ‘there’s a million rules [in wine], and they…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Have not had these wines..good guest including Sasha.. QOTD-Mets suck…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Barbadillo The Seafood WineOther Spanish White Wine play review at cork'd
2007 Ciavolich Aries PecorinoIGT Abruzzo play review at cork'd
2006 Topanga Celadon Grenache BlancOther California White Wine play review at cork'd

Links mentioned in today’s episode.

German Pinot Noirs – Episode #566

October 28, 2008

Who talks about Pinot Noir from Germany? Gary V does!

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  • “90/100

    line of the day – ‘This has a more disturbing nose. This is wh…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “I want every wltv wristband. Ya im being selfish…what does it take?…” by Max Murrey
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2005 Oberrotweil Pinot Noir Estate play review at cork'd
2005 Oberbergen Pinot Noir Select play review at cork'd
2005 Karl H. Johner Pinot Noir play review at cork'd

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We’re bringing Merlot back. A Merlot wine tasting event! – Episode #565

October 27, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk tries a couple of different Merlot wines from around the globe.

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  • “90/100

    line of the day – ‘like giving a big burly guy a dandelion’

    G…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “VT loves Gary!!…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2005 Casa Lapostolle Cuvee Alexandre MerlotChilean Merlot play review at cork'd
2005 Mercer Merlot Horse Heaven HillsColumbia Valley Merlot play review at cork'd
2005 Bravante Howell Mountain MerlotNapa Merlot play review at cork'd

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Randall Grahm of Bonny Doon Visits the Thunder Show – Part II – Episode #564

October 23, 2008

And now for the exciting conclusion of yesterday’s cliff hanger!

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  • “I realize this was recorded 5 years ago but, I hope to God GV has lear…” by AMS
  • “92/100

    line of the day (in answer to Gary asking for a question of th…” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2005 Bien Nacido Syrah play review at cork'd
2007 Le Vol Des Anges play review at cork'd

Randall Grahm of Bonny Doon Visits the Thunder Show – Part I – Episode #563

October 22, 2008

In the first 2-part interview in WLTV history, Gary Vaynerchuk chats and tastes with Bonny Doon’s Randall Grahm.

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  • “Classic East coast vs West coast personality contrasts: Mile-a-minute,…” by AMS
  • “93/100

    So many good lines of the day but have narrowed it down to the…” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Ca Del Solo Albarino play review at cork'd
2004 Le Cigare Volant play review at cork'd

Gary V Drops Some Knowledge – Episode #562

October 21, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk highlights Lirac, a lesser known yet historic wine region in the Rhone.

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  • “88/100

    Not sure about the short format with one wine, but love the wa…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Enjoy the Cotes du Rhone wines, have not tried this one. QOTD-have had…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2003 Domaine Lorentine LiracCotes du Rhone Rouge play review at cork'd

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Gary is Sad but Not Too Sad to Bring Some Red Burgundy Thunder – Episode #561

October 20, 2008

Erwan Faiveley visits for a tasting of some very young Red Burgundies from the 2006 vintage.

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  • “90/100

    Nice guest, good Burgundy information. I’ll be trying to visit…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Good guest, have not had too many French Pinots due to the price point…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Domaine Faiveley Nuits-Saint-Georges play review at cork'd
2006 Domaine Faiveley Mercurey “Clos des Myglands” Premier Cru play review at cork'd
2006 Domaine Faiveley Beaune “Clos de l’Ecu” Premier Cru play review at cork'd

Touriga Nacional Wines – Episode #560

October 17, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk tries a few Touriga Nacional’s and gives his thoughts on the Jets Raiders game!

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  • “90/100

    line of the day – ‘Joe Willie Namath hitting on the cheerleade…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Have not tried these but enjoy reds from Portugal. QOTD-in the ports…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2005 Quinta Da Cortezia Touriga NacionalOther Portuguese Red Wine play review at cork'd
2003 So Touriga DouroOther Portuguese Red Wine play review at cork'd

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Chardonnays Under $10 You can Find Anywhere – Episode #559

October 16, 2008

Gary V breaks down and tastes some Chardonnays that are widely available… and oh yeah, this show was taped at Epcot Center!

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  • “91/100

    line of the day – ‘I haven’t missed a play for 17 years’

    Clas…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Hey Gary, you know what would be more epic than doing a show at the Ep…” by Gavin Blosser
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Wines tasted in this episode:

J Lohr Estates ChardonnayOther California Chardonnay play review at cork'd
Smoking Loon ChardonnayOther California Chardonnay play review at cork'd
2006 Lockhart ChardonnayOther California Chardonnay play review at cork'd