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Devil’s Wine – Episode #365

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews some post Halloween wine. Both are from Concha Y Toro’s Casillero del Diablo line. The first is the 2016 Sauvignon Blanc and the second is the 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon.
Link for today’s show:
Casillero del Diablo

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Monster Chiller Thriller Wine VII – Episode #364

In this special episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews 3 Halloween-themed red wines he purchased at World Market. First is the Non-Vintage Stella Rosa Black. Second is the 2013 7 Deadly Zins Zinfandel. Last is the 2014 El Monstruo de las Montanas Malbec-Bonarda.
Links for the show:
Stella Rosa
San Antonio Winery – They own the winery […]

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The Future of 1337 Wine TV’s Podcast

Well, folks, it looks like in the near future I’ll have to stop the podcast of this show. All other forms of the show will continue still! I’ve almost exhausted the “free” or cheap ways of hosting video for the podcast though. My current solution is to use one of my websites (I have a […]

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Charlize’s Wine – Episode #363

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews the 2011 Domaine du Theron Prestige. A 100% Malbec from Cahors. Charlize Theron doesn’t have anything to do with this wine 🙁
Link for this episode:
Domaine du Theron

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Rhone Triple Pack – Episode #362

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews three wines donated to him from HB Wine Merchants. First is the 2015 Ferraton Pere & Fils Cotes du Rhone Samorens White. Next is their 2015 Cotes du Rhone Rose. Lastly is their 2014 Cotes du Rhone Red.
Link for this episode:
Ferraton Pere & Fils

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My Adventures at TEXSOM 2016

So a few weeks ago I attended my 7th TEXSOM. My first one was in 2010 when I also passed my Intro Sommelier Exam. I’ve been going ever since. This is my 3rd straight year participating as a volunteer. And this is my second time competing in the TEXSOM Best Sommelier competition (the first time […]

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Stored in Hell – Made in Heaven – Episode #361

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews 3 wines donated by Casillero del Diablo. He has reviewed wines from this winery in the past and this is a good time to revisit it. The first wine is the 2015 Casillero del Diablo Reserva Chardonnay. Next is the 2014 Casillero del Diablo Reserva Malbec. […]

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NV Bodegas Iranzo Spartico Blend – Episode #360

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews another wine donated to him for review. It is the Non-Vintage Bodegas Iranzo Spartico Blend. This is a Certified Organic wine and one of the few he has reviewed.
Links for the show:
Bodegas Iranzo – This particular wine doesn’t seem to be on their website, but they […]

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Taking the Advanced Sommelier Course

This past weekend (June 26-28, 2016) I attended the Advanced Sommelier Course. Recently it has become a requirement to take a course prior to taking the Advanced Sommelier Exam. While it may seem a pain to do this for those that passed their Certified in the recent past and just hadn’t gotten around to pursuing […]

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Llano Estacado – Episode #359

In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews two wines donated by the Llano Estacado winery in Lubbock, TX. First is the 2014 1826 White wine. Next is the 2013 Llano Cellar Reserve Chardonnay.
Link for the show:
Llano Estacado

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