In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark hooks up with his friend Christian Torres via Skype to do a virtual tasting. They agreed on 4 wines to purchase and taste. Christian also talks about the company he works for, Codeup, and their mission. In addition to that, Christian drops some whiskey knowledge. The wines tasted in this episode are the 2016 Trimbach Gewurztraminer, the 2017 (Mark)/2018 (Christian) Honig Reserve Sauvignon Blanc, the 2017 Erath Pinot Noir, and the 2014 La Rioja Alta S.A. Viña Alberdi Rioja Reserve.
Links for the show:
Codeup – If you’re a geek like me, then check them out. They have two main programs – Data Scientist and Web Developer. If I ever wanted to leave the wine industry, this would be something I’d look into.
Maison Trimbach – remember to check out my interview with Juien Trimbach from 2017! Episode #388
Honig Vineyard & Winery
Erath Winery – remember to watch my interview with winemaker Gary Horner from 2019! Episode #490
La Rioja Alta, S.A.
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