In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark becomes the Grim Reaper once again to review three Halloween-themed wines. First up is the Non Vintage Recas Castle Huniade Feteasca Regala from Romania, home of Vlad Draculea, aka Vlad the Impaler, who is the basis of Count Dracula. Next is the 2013 Witching Hour Reserve […]
In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews two donated wines. The first wine was given to him by a coworker to try. It’s from a crowd sourced company called Naked Wines. It’s the 2013 David Akiyoshi Petite Sirah from Clarksburg. The next wine was donated by a friend in the wine industry. It’s […]
In this special edition of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews the NV Schramsberg Mirabelle sparkling wine. He also takes some time to thank many of the people who have helped him along the way for the past 6 years.
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In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark has a little fun and reviews three wines that all have to do with the number 3. First up is the 2013 Menage a Trois Chardonnay. Next is the 2011 Tres Ojos Garnacha. And to round out this episode, the third wine is the 2011 Ridge Vineyards […]
In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews two wines. The first wine is 2011 G.Reedy Cabernet Sauvignon. He bought this wine several months ago before his trip to Napa, and by coincidence it’s made by the same winemaker as Crossbarn by Paul Hobbs, Greg Urmini. He didn’t realize this until he started researching […]
In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews two wines sent to him for review; Little Black Dress. He reviews the 2012 Little Black Dress Chardonnay and the 2013 Little Black Dress Pinot Noir.
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In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark introduces his new gadget, the Coravin; a wine preservation system that allows you to enjoy wine by the glass without opening the bottle. He also reviews two wines. The first wine is the 2013 Collezione di Paolo Chianti. Wine number two is the 2013 The Inaugural R […]
In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, I get the chance to interview Bryan Page of Page Wine Cellars and Rick Ramos or Alberico’s Fine Wine. After not recording an episode since the NYE show, and thinking I couldn’t equal the amazing interview with Brian Sullivan of Caduceus Cellars; along comes Bryan Page. The […]
In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark sits down with Jeffrey Landolt, Viticulturist at Benziger Family Winery. Jeffrey was kind enough to give us a very detailed tour of the property describing the entire biodynamic ecosystem they use at the winery. We only had time to taste one wine, but it was worth […]
In this special edition of 1337 Wine TV, Mark visits PlumpJack Winery in Napa Valley. Mark is joined by Aaron Miller, winemaker at PlumpJack. They taste the 2013 PlumpJack Chardonnay, the 2012 PlumpJack Merlot, and the 2011 PlumJack Estate Cabernet Sauvignon.
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