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Let’s Have a 2Some – Episode #297

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews the 2010 2Some Chardonnay from California. This episode is part of the series leading up to Episode 300 being live streamed on 4/28 from Max’s Wine Dive in San Antonio, TX. Below are links to watch the show live and to also attend the show in [...]

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Not a Chevy – Episode #292

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews the 2009 Chevriot Chardonnay. This is the first of several 1-wine review shows leading up to Show 300 being live streamed on 4/28 from Max’s Wine Dive in San Antonio, TX. Below are links to watch the show live and to also attend the show in [...]

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No Merit in Procrastination – Episode #291

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews two wines. No Wine 101 today. This first wine is a somewhat randomly chosen wine from his local grocery store, HEB, the 2012 Procrastination Sauvignon Blanc. It is from the DC Flynt MW Selections. Wine #2 is the 2009 Lyeth Meritage. This wine is a blend [...]

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Hansen Cellars and Winestyr – Episode #290

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews 3 wines he bought via Winestyr. Winestyr is a site that sells craft wine from over 50 producers directly to the consumer. The wines from Hansen Cellars were discounted $21 off of the original price (actually $22 if bought separately from the winery) and shipped for [...]

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Syrah vs Petite Sirah – Episode #289

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark compares two wines made from two different grapes that many people think are the same – Syrah and Petite Sirah. He reviews the 2010 La Combe Close Reserve from the Crozes Hermitage region of the Rhone in France. He also reviews the 2010 Stags’ Leap Petite Sirah [...]

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2013 New Year’s Eve Special – Episode #288

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews 3 sparkling wines for your New Year’s Eve celebration,. The wines are from 3 different countries, so there should be something for everyone. Wines reviewed in this episode are the Non-Vintage Borgoluce Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG, the 2010 Schramsberg Blanc de Blancs, and the Non-Vintage Moet [...]

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Thanksgiving Special 2013 – Episode #285

In this year’s Thanksgiving Special, Mark reviews 3 wine suggested by his good friend Ceci Barretto of Vinously Speaking Wine Shop. She recently had a food and wine pairing for Thanksgiving at her shop and these were three of a group of wines she featured. Two wines are not typical Thanksgiving wines while the Pinot [...]

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Monster Chiller Thriller Wine IV – Episode #284

After about a 2 month hiatus, Mark is back with the 2013 Halloween Special. He reviews three Halloween-themed wines that one might bring to a Halloween party. Reviewed in this episode are the 2011 Vampire Vineyards Chardonnay, the 2010 Cryptic Red Wine, and the 2012 Poizin Dry Creek Valley Zinfandel.
Links for this week’s show:
Vampire Vineyards
Cryptic [...]

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All About Chardonnay – Episode #282

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews only Chardonnay and does an educational segment on Chardonnay. The first wine is the Non Vintage Cul-de-Sac Chardonnay which is the HEB house brand. The second wine is one he has been very eager to taste – the 2010 Mer Soleil Silver Chardonnay.
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Zins, Pinots, and SOMMs, Oh My! – Episode #281

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews two wines and reviews the recently released movie, SOMM. Wines reviewed are the 2010 Bogle Old Vine Zinfandel and the 2010 Rex Hill Willamette Valley Pinot Noir. In the 3rd segment, Mark talks about the movie SOMM. This is a movie he was very excited to [...]

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