Advertisements

Featured News Posts

Recent Posts

That’s a Fray, Son – Episode #403

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews another sample bottle sent to him. Terry Davis of Frisson Wines sent their flagship Cab to be reviewed. It took Mark several months to review it, but he finally got to it. If you would like to donate to help cover Mark’s upcoming heart surgery costs, […]

Continue Reading →

The Core of the Matter – Episode #402

In the episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark returns with more of an update episode rather than an actual review. He talks about his time at the San Antonio Cocktail Conference, his impending heart valve operation and how you can help by donating to defray what his insurance won’t cover, the chance of him still […]

Continue Reading →

Deux Youx Ventoux? – Episode #401

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, we go back to Burgundy where Mark reviews a wine he bought at the grocery store chain Casino. It wasn’t the planned picnic setting unfortunately as the weather didn’t cooperate. He also rambles on about his trip, soccer, and the Astros going to the World Series (they won […]

Continue Reading →

Re-Visiting Pedernales Cellars – Episode #400!!!!

In this very special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark returns to Pedernales Cellars in Stonewall, TX (about 15-20 minutes east of Fredericksburg). I visited there back in December of 2012 for Episode #266. I thought it would be nice to go back to the winery to celebrate 400 episodes. I sit down with Julie […]

Continue Reading →

Visiting Chateau du Moulin-a-Vent – Episode #399

In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark sits down with Edouard Parniet of Chateau du Moulin-a-Vent in the Moulin-a-Vent appellation of Beaujolais. This is the last interview from Mark’s trip to Burgundy. It was a great way to end his trip with a chateau in the shadow of the famed windmill. Link for […]

Continue Reading →

Visiting Chateau de Poncie – Episode #398

In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark sits down with Joseph Bouchard of Château de Poncié in Fleurie, Beaujolais. They discuss the history of the winery, the terroir, and sample s few wines. Wines tasted in this episode are the 2014 & 2015 Château de Poncié Fleurie Le Pré Roi and the 2015 […]

Continue Reading →

Visiting William Fevre – Episode #397

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark visits what is considered one of the top wineries in Chablis, William Fèvre. Nicholas Thomson, Assistant Commercial Sales Assistant, was kind enough to spend a couple hours of his afternoon to take me on a tour of the winery and taste a few of the wines. I […]

Continue Reading →

Visiting Bouchard Pere & Fils – Episode #396

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark interviews Cécile Blanchardon, Chargée de Relations Extérieures at Bouchard Père & Fils. She was kind enough to take me on a tour of the cellars in the Fortress including the “inner sanctum” of their oldest wines. We tasted through several reds before getting the camera rolling to […]

Continue Reading →

GruVee Caps Part 4 – Episode #395

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark does his fourth trial of tasting a wine under the Coravin Cap versus the same wine freshly opened. I’m still experiencing issues with importing video into Final Cut Pro X. I have yet to find a fix or work-around that solves it. I did find one that […]

Continue Reading →

Circle Game Retirement Press Release – 1/1/2018

Mark V. Fusco Announces His Retirement from “The Circle Game” 1/1/2018 – Beginning 1/1/2018, Mark V. Fusco has announced that he is retiring from The Circle Game. Mark was introduced to the game 20 years ago in the Summer of 1997 in its home state of Ohio while working at Dave & Buster’s in Cincinnati. […]

Continue Reading →
%d bloggers like this:
Gravityscan Badge