Archive for July, 2010

Live Taping at the Wine Library Open House – Episode #888

July 12, 2010

During the huge Open House on 7/10, Gary Vaynerchuk brought everyone upstairs and taped a live show. He tasted two wines with the Vayniacs: a previous Cinderella Wine and a future one.

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2005 Adobe Road Sonoma SyrahCalifornia Syrah/Shiraz

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2005 Oberto Barolo Vigneto AlbarellaBarolo play review at cork'd


Head to Head Prosecco Tasting – Episode #887

July 8, 2010

Gary Vaynerchuk tastes 2 Proseccos side by side and talks about the great value this region represents for sparkling wine.

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Wines tasted in this episode:

Ca’ Furlan ProseccoProsecco

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La Marca ProseccoProsecco play review at cork'd

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Vertical Tasting of Monteviejo Malbec – Episode #886

July 6, 2010

Gary Vaynerchuk has a rare opportunity to taste a vertical (several vintages of the same wine) of the Monteviejo Lindaflor Malbec.

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  • “Watched after picked as wine of the month at WL, missed this in Julybe…” by Mike in C-town
  • “QOTD: Malbec = All tastes the SAME.

    I know that is probably a gr…” by alexander

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2003 Monteviejo Lindaflor MalbecArgentine Malbec play review at cork'd
2004 Monteviejo Lindaflor MalbecArgentine Malbec play review at cork'd
2007 Monteviejo Lindaflor MalbecArgentine Malbec play review at cork'd

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Up and Coming California Wines – Episode #885

July 2, 2010

Gary Vaynerchuk sits down and focuses on 2 small, under the radar wineries. He tastes a white Rhone-style blend and a Syrah.

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2008 Booker Roussanne/ ViognierPaso Robles White Rhone play review at cork'd
2007 Drew Syrah Broken LegAnderson Syrah play review at cork'd

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Interesting 90 Point Reds Under $20 – Episode #884

July 1, 2010

Gary Vaynerchuk picks out 2 esoteric reds to try, a Freisa and a Cotes du Roussillon, that received good press.

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  • “freisa: no

    QOTD/Old world person: No grand parents left, so it woul…” by Mike in C-town

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    My dad is one of your biggest lurkers. We get our fair sha…” by Victoria Vignare
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Cascina Gilli Freisa D’astiFreisa d’Asti play review at cork'd
2007 Nidoleres La RaphaelleRoussillon play review at cork'd

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