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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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Visiting William Chris Wines – Episode #267

In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark visits a winery in Hye, TX. A small community in the Texas Hill Country where some great wine is being made. He tastes 6 wines with Vineyard Master Matt Jaksik and Cellar Master Josh Fritsche. Wines tasted are the 2011 Mary Ruth, the 2011 Emotion, the [...]

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Visiting Pedernales Cellars – Episode #266

In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark visits Pedernales Cellars in Stonewall, TX in the Texas Hill Country. He is joined by the owners Fredrik Osterberg, Julie Kuhlken, and David Kuhlken on their beautiful deck discussing three of their wines. The wines tasted are the 2012 Viognier, the 2010 Tempranillo, and the 2010 [...]

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Monster Chiller Thriller Wine III – Episode #258

In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark scares up 3 wines for Halloween. He then pairs them with some traditional Halloween candy. The wines reviewed are the Non-vintage Dia De Los Blancos from South Coast Winery. I thought this was a World Market exclusive but maybe not. Finally found it on their website. [...]

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Wines and Wasps Don’t Mix – Episode #255

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark visits Rockport-Fulton area of the Texas Gulf Coast for a few days and checks out the local wine scene. He reviews three wines bought at Lighthouse Liquors which is an eclectic wine shop located in Fulton. They try to get the less mainstream in wine and beer. [...]

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Bull’s Blood Back on the Shingle – Episode #252

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:
Vitavin
Shingleback
Wine All-in-One For Dummies

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Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone, and Wine – Episode #251

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews the Non-Vintage Frontier Red from Fess Parker wines. Fess Parker was famous for portraying both Davy Crockett and Daniel Boone on TV. He started a winery after his success in TV and Film. Mark also reviews the 2011 Chateau d’Aqueria Rose from the Tavel region in [...]

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House of Bouza – Episode #247

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews the 2009 House Wine Red from Magnificent Wine and the 2010 Bouza Albarino from Uruguay. In the 3rd segment, Mark covers the “Rules of Wine Pairing.”
Links for today’s show:
Magnificent Wine – Makers of House Wine
Precept Wine Brands – Parent company of Magnificent Wine
Bouza Bodega Boutique

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Ducks at the Old Farmhouse – Episode #244

In this week’s episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark does video wine reviews of the 2009 La Vieille Ferme from the Rhone, and the 2009 Decoy from the Duckhorn Wine Company in Napa Valley. He also does his first “Wine 101″ segment on Why wine tastes the same from year to year.” This is the [...]

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M. Chapoutier Belleruche – Episode #233

In this video wine review, Mark reviews the 2009 M. Chapoutier Belleruche Cote Du Rhone. This is a Grenache/Syrah blend from there Northern Rhone. Sorry, no creative title today Also, yes, the number did change. Needed to delay the “big idea.”
Link for today’s show:
M. Chapoutier

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