Archive for the ‘France’ Category

Talking Biodynamics with Nicolas Joly – Part II – Episode #629

February 24, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk and Nicolas Joly continue their discussion about wine philosophy while tasting 2 more intriguing Chenin Blancs.

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  • “93/100

    line of the day – ‘Mott, zoom in on this guy over here…he’s…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “”How would you describe this wine?”

    hilarious. You just don’t get it …” by Michael Kanbergs

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2004 Nicholas Joly Clos de la Coulee de Serrant play

review at cork'd
2005 Nicolas Joly Clos de la Bergerie play review at cork'd

Talking Biodynamics with Nicolas Joly – Part I – Episode #628

February 23, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk is honored to be joined by Nicolas Joly, a champion of biodynamic farming practices and certifiable wine legend.

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Les Clos Sacrés Chenin Blanc play

review at cork'd

Pommard 1992 tasting in San Francisco – Episode #626

February 19, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk speaks at a business conference and then gets surprised with some serious burgundy.

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  • “On his recommendation I bought a 1991 Leroy which I opened and drank t…” by Tracy Reasoner
  • “90/100

    line of the day – ‘the coldest winter I spent was a summer in …” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

Leroy Pommard Les Vignots 1992 play review at cork'd

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Pouilly Fume Wine Tasting – Episode #622

February 12, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk tries three Pouilly Fume wines and talks about Brett Favre leaving and a few other things.

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  • “90/100

    line of the day – ‘you should go to Mexico just to eat starfru…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Have not had these wines, not a big Fume fan.. QOTD-this past weekend …” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2007 Marcel Langoux Pouilly FumePouilly Fume play review at cork'd
2007 Francis Blanchet Pouilly Fume Cuvee SilicePouilly Fume play review at cork'd
2007 Michel Bailly Pouilly Fume Les LogesPouilly Fume play review at cork'd

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A Vielles Vignes (Old Vines) Chinon Tasting – Episode #618

February 4, 2009

Gary Vaynerchuk tastes 2 Chinons from the same producer from the same vintage head-to-head, one of which carries the Vielles Vignes designation.

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  • “90/100

    line of the day – ‘there are some grandmas who still want to b…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Have not tried these wines..QOTD-St Francis.. www.winelx.com…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2006 Herault ChinonChinon play review at cork'd
2006 Herault Vieilles Vignes ChinonChinon play review at cork'd

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Bubbles in the Snow – Episode #598

December 19, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk jumps into a snowstorm and tastes 4 Champagnes in time to give you a feel for New Years!

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  • “92/100

    line of the day – ‘you are comparing a major league player wit…” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Looks like NJ right now…not a big bubbles fan.. www.winelx.com…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

Nicolas Feuillatte BrutFrench Brut Nonvintage play review at cork'd
Mumm Cordon Rouge Brut NvFrench Brut Nonvintage play review at cork'd
Varnier-fanniere Champagne Brut ‘grand Cru’French Brut Nonvintage play review at cork'd
Legras Brut Champagne Blanc De BlancsFrench Brut Nonvintage play review at cork'd

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2005 Bordeaux tasting- Blind – Episode #589

December 3, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk puts 4 Bordeaux wines from the classic 2005 Vintage to the test!

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  • “93/100

    line of the day – ‘this is farm city, Nebraska, USA’

    As with …” by Luca Bercelli

  • “Still prefer a Cali Cab vs French Cab, enjoy fruit more than dirt. QO…” by
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Wines tasted in this episode:

2005 Chateau CouspaudeSt Emilion play review at cork'd
2005 Chateau BrownGraves/Pessac-Leognan play review at cork'd
2005 Chateau CamensacOther Red Bordeaux play review at cork'd
2005 Chateau La ClemencePomerol play review at cork'd

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2 Vintages of a Wine From Fronsac – Episode #584

November 25, 2008

Gary Vaynerchuk welcomes a guest who is a long time Vayniac and very passionate about French wine.

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  • “K murph is hot. Would totally marry her!…” by andy strong
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    line of the day – ‘I’m like a beautiful bird that you see all …” by Luca Bercelli

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Wines tasted in this episode:

2002 Chateau Couraze play review at cork'd
2000 Chateau Couraze play review at cork'd

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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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  • “90/100

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

  • “QOTD I started my wine journey with Sequoia Grove Cabernet and I spent…” by
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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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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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