Archive for November, 2008

A Sparkling Wine From Spain and Portugal, South Africa & More. – Episode #576

November 12, 2008

Gary’s wines of choice these days are all over the place so Gary does another mixed bag to see what he comes up with!

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    line of the day – ‘the Green Hornet, the Green Arrow, and the …” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

Juve Y Camps Brut RoseSpanish Brut Rose play review at cork'd
2005 Jardin Cabernet SauvignonSouth African Cabernet play review at cork'd
2006 Quinta Do Vale Meao MeandroOther Portuguese Red Wine play review at cork'd
2006 Herman Story Nuts And BoltsOther California Rhone Blends play review at cork'd

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A mixed bag of wine. Alsace, Beaujolais and the Rhone valley. – Episode #575

November 11, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk tries 3 very interesting wines in a format he is far more accustomed to. The format you see today is reminiscent to the way Gary and many other wine buyers BUY wine for their establishments!

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    line of the day -’when you date a 38 year old woman, then you’…” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Albrecht Gewurztraminer ReserveAlsace Gewurztraminer play review at cork'd
St. Cosme St James Little Basket PressOther Rhone Red Wine play review at cork'd
2005 Potel-aviron Moulin A Vent VvCru Beaujolais play review at cork'd

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Time To Look At Serious Chardonnay After A Huge Win – Episode #574

November 10, 2008

The Jets romp the Rams and so Gary is excited and this is the perfect time for him to try some serious Chardonnay wines from California and see what he thinks!

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    line of the day – ‘I’m going to Foxboro on my anniversary nigh…” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Truchard ChardonnaySonoma Chardonnay play review at cork'd
2005 Chasseur Russian River ChardonnaySonoma Chardonnay play review at cork'd
2006 Sbragia Chardonnay Gamble RanchNapa Chardonnay play review at cork'd

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A Temecula Wine Tasting – Episode #573

November 7, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk tastes 3 wines from the emerging Temecula region of Southern California.

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    line of the day ‘ Joe the plummer whose arse crack is sticking…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “I moved to Temecula 3 years ago and got a few jobs in the wine country…” by Dfgg Err
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Keyways Sauvignon Blanc play review at cork'd
2005 Hart Family Meritage play review at cork'd
2005 Thorton Estate Syrah play review at cork'd

Screaming Eagle (Well, Almost) – Episode #572

November 6, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk is humbled to taste some SERIOUS wines that are made for an amazing cause.

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    line of the day – ‘this has a little bit of a smell of the stu…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Have had Corsison Cab before but not these, sound like great wines. Q…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

Lookout Ridge 2005 Cathy Corison Cabernet Sauvignon play review at cork'd
Lookout Ridge 2005 Marco DiGiulio Estate Cabernet Sauvignon play review at cork'd
Lookout Ridge 2005 Andy Erickson Red play review at cork'd

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Are You Afraid of the Dark? – Episode #571

November 5, 2008

The video came out a little darker than usual, but we had a fabulous time tasting wines during Bacchanalia at the Napa Valley Grille in Paramus, NJ.

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    line of the day – ‘a little side of the road action coming thr…” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Round Hill Oak Free Chardonnay play review at cork'd
2006 Flora Spings Napa Chardonnay play review at cork'd
2006 Trinchero Family Pinot Noir play review at cork'd
2004 Twomey Cellars Merlot play review at cork'd

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The Election Day Secret Pack – Episode 570

November 4, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk unveils the latest secret pack as we await election results from around the nation.

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  • “89/100 (Gary didn’t feel well)

    line of the day – ‘I flipped my pants …” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Hortus La Bergerie BlancOther French White Wine play review at cork'd
2004 Thunder Napa RedNapa Red Meritage play review at cork'd
2006 AnwilkaSouth African Red Meritage play review at cork'd

2006 Chablis tasting, Chardonnay the way it should be? – Episode #569

November 3, 2008

The Chablis region is the northernmost wine district of the Burgundy region in France and today Gary Vaynerchuk puts these Chardonnay’s to the test, all of which come from the 2006 vintage.

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    line of the day – ‘did these wines get scored a point higher b…” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Bernard Defaix Vaillons ChablisChablis play review at cork'd
2006 Domaine Pinson Chablis ForetChablis play review at cork'd
2006 Joseph Drouhin Vaudesir ChablisChablis play review at cork'd

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