In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews a couple random wines he picked up this year. One wine is from several months ago at a visit to World Market – the 2009 The Tapas Collection Tempranillo. The other wine is a wine he got at Wine Library while on vacation in New Jersey. [...]
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 [...]
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.
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In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, I get a chance to sit down with Craig Collins, Master Sommelier (MS). We were able to meet up the day after TEXSOM (Texas Sommelier Conference) at the Four Seasons Hotel & Resort in Las Colinas (Dallas), TX. I got the chance to get to know Craig [...]
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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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 [...]
In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews four wines from the Cantele Winery in Puglia (Apulia) Italy. These were kindly donated by my friend, Dr. Jeremy Parzen, in Austin. I review 4 wines here. First is the 2011 Chardonnay. Not a grape that comes to mind when thinking Italian wine, especially in Southern [...]
In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark finally get to review 3 wines his friend Amber Noel kindly bought for him during her tour in India in February. India started making wine thousands of years ago, but it’s modern wine industry is less than a century old. Mark reviews 3 wines this week. The [...]
In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark heads to the beach in Rockport, TX for a study break. He brings 3 beach friendly wines, aka box wines. These are great since it’s usually a bad idea to bring glass to a beach. He samples the Non Vintage Vendange Pinot Grigio, the Non Vintage Vendange [...]
In this special 4th Anniversary Episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews 3 wines. The first wine is the first repeat label in the history of the show. He reviews the 2011 Noble Vines 337 Cabernet Sauvignon – The Wine That Started It All. 4 Years ago on 5/28/09 Mark reviewed an earlier vintage of [...]