In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark takes a quick trip up IH-35 to Austin to hang out with Advanced Sommelier, GM and Sommelier of Personal Wine and Red Room Lounge Bill Elsey. Mark and Bill talk about how Bill got into the industry, passing his Sommelier tests, and the Red Room Lounge [...]
Press Release 4/1/2013 – 1337 Wine
1337 Wine is proud to announce the upcoming release of Loki Pinot Noir. This will be the first of hopefully more wines to be released under the 1337 Wine label.
When asked why the name Loki for the wine Mark Fusco, owner of 1337 Wine, said, “the Pinot Noir grape [...]
Mark returns to the set for a special Valentine’s Day show. He decided to go fairly standard in choices with an all-California wine show. First is the Non Vintage Mumm Napa Rose Sparkling Wine. Next is the 2010 Kendall Jackson Grand Reserve Chardonnay. Last is the 2011 Layer Cake Cabernet Sauvignon. All 3 wines should [...]
In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews three sparkling wines. The first wine is the Biltmore Estates Blanc de Blancs. This wine was sent to Mark initially for a Skype tasting. Unfortunately they weren’t able to get together in time for New Year’s Eve. He also reviews the Non Vintage Jacquart Brut [...]
In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews 3 wines for Christmas. He also tests a prototype wine opener and aerator. The wines for today are the 2011 Biltmore Estates Christmas Wine. This wine was donated by the Estate for the purpose of doing a Skype interview. Unfortunately we weren’t able to connect [...]
In this special edition of 1337 Wine TV, Mark review 3 wines for Thanksgiving here in the U.S. The first wine is the 2009 Christophe Cordier Macon. The second wine is the 2009 Kings Ridge Pinot Noir from Oregon. The third is an unusual pairing of a 2009 Termes Tinta de Toro (aka Tempranillo) from [...]
In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews the 2007 Vitavin Egri Bikaver (aka Bull’s Blood) Dry Red Wine from Hungary and the 2006 Shingleback Shiraz from South Australia. In the Wine 101 segment, he covers Sparkling Wine.
Links for today’s show:
Wine All-in-One For Dummies
In this video wine review, Mark reviews 5 Sparkling wines from different parts of the world. Wines reviewed are the Non Vintage Silbereis Sekt, the Non Vintage Toso Brut, the 2007 Juve y Camps Reserva de la Familia, 2006 Gloria Ferrer Blanc de Blancs, and finally the Non Vintage Kirkland Signature Series Champagne.
Links for today’s [...]
In this video wine review, Mark not only reviews 3 wines, he also mulls a wine. What’s a mulled wine? Watch and find out. Mulled wines are a holiday/Christmas tradition for centuries and Mark explores them. He also reviews an Ice Wine from Washington State. The wines reviewed are the 2009 L’Orval Pinot Noir from [...]
In this video wine review, Mark reviews the 2008 Domaine Saint-Marc from Pommard. He bought this at a wine shop during his trip to France in September.
Links for today’s show:
Vinously Speaking – The other wine blogger here in San Antonio
Wine – A Fine Wine Shop – This is where the Beaujolais tasting will be.
Beaujolais Ain’t [...]