Archive for October, 2009

Torrontes Taste Off – Episode #751

October 12, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk tastes 2 Torrontes side by side and announces the next Vayniac Virtual Tasting Along!

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2008 La Yunta Torrontes Stelvin ClosureArgentine Torrontes play review at cork'd
2009 Simonassi TorrontesArgentine Torrontes play review at cork'd

Wines for the Friday Show

2008 Calera Central Coast Chardonnay Central Coast Chardonnay
2007 Healdsburg Ranches ChardonnaySonoma Chardonnay

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Wine Tasting in Enemy Territory – Episode #750

October 8, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk treads into dangerous waters to taste 3 Spanish Wines at the New England Patriots home field.

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    line of the day – ‘I’ve maybe tasted this style…2000 times’…” by luca bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2008 La Cana AlbarinoAlbarino play review at cork'd
2007 Bodegas Atalaya AtalayaSpanish Red Wine play review at cork'd
2007 Zabrin Atteca play review at cork'd

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2007 Napa Valley Tasting – Episode #749

October 6, 2009

GV is joined by his dad Sasha to taste some popular wines from the 2007 vintage in Napa.

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    line of the day – ‘you were on the ball today, not like last t…” by luca bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Plumpjack MerlotNapa Merlot play review at cork'd
2007 Caymus Napa Cabernet SauvignonNapa Cabernet play review at cork'd

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Dolcetto Wine Tasting – Episode #748

October 5, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk tastes 3 wines made from the Dolcetto grape, hoping to find a winner.

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    line of the day – ‘this is like a kangaroo bounced its way to…” by luca bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2008 Roagna Dolcetto D AlbaDolcetto d’Alba play review at cork'd
2006 Gillardi Dolcetto CursaletDolcetto d’Alba play review at cork'd
2007 Pelissero Dolcetto D’alba MunfrinaDolcetto d’Alba play review at cork'd

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Tasting Washington State Chardonnay – Episode #747

October 2, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk tastes 2 interesting Chardonnays from Blackwood Canyon in Washington State.

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Wines tasted in this episode:

1990 Blackwood Canyon Chardonnay Reserve play review at cork'd
2005 Blackwood Canyon Chardonnay play review at cork'd

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Fulfilling Promises – Episode #746

October 1, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk tastes some wines he promised various people he would!

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    line of the day – ‘Now this is bombastic…a bit like me’

    I t…” by luca bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Fleur Pinot Noir Carneros play review at cork'd
Plonk Red play review at cork'd
Look me in the eye Red play review at cork'd
2006 Banknote The Vault play review at cork'd

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