ralfy review 807 Extras – Keeping it quality, not quantity !



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33 Comments
  1. Reply
    Piotr Krawczyk January 7, 2020 at 11:28 pm

    Yea at no times you know what actually is in the bottle

  2. Reply
    Grandizer12 January 7, 2020 at 11:45 pm

    Fans like the steam and misty….it brings a vintage view to the review.. 1990s? Why does that sound so 1920s?

  3. Reply
    Evan Hayes January 8, 2020 at 12:39 am

    Hello Malty Murmuring Mandrake Roots!

  4. Reply
    waferpie123 January 8, 2020 at 12:50 am

    Not whisky related, but I just bought a Carlo Gobetti Grappa, thanks for introducing the distillery to us. It's an amazing piece of work!

  5. Reply
    Alexander Bertallo January 8, 2020 at 12:50 am

    R.I.P Drambuie 15 years old…

  6. Reply
    Xelonir January 8, 2020 at 1:58 am

    I wonder what's your oppinion on Bruichladdich's "The Classic Laddie", Ralfy.
    On one hand it is bottled as an NAS whisky, but on the other hand Bruichladdich offers the possibility to enter the batch number on their website, which will then provide you with a complete list of casks used (and even the barley used for the whisky in each cask).

  7. Reply
    Noah Walters January 8, 2020 at 2:40 am

    Hey Ralfy, do you happen to have a business email I could reach out to you through? Thanks.

  8. Reply
    Vittu Harkonnen January 8, 2020 at 4:36 am

    "Malty mawkit masturbators" has been?

  9. Reply
    WC Sessa January 8, 2020 at 4:55 am

    I have fond memories of my stone garage having the same earthy characteristics of the Manx Bothy. It was a very cool place, at all times of the year, and a very cool place to hang around in.

  10. Reply
    Conor Fitzgerald January 8, 2020 at 5:25 am

    Ralfy I hope you'll consider breaking your no-NAS rule for Teeling's single pot still, which will be available for sale in the UK soon, and is a fantastic and important whiskey

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    Jamison Moeckel January 8, 2020 at 5:33 am

    In 2020 I am looking for a quality spirit that shows its quality via basic oak, Bourbon oak. I am not looking out for finishes and wine casks and all that, I would rather taste the spirit character.

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    Ozzkar January 8, 2020 at 6:36 am

    Did you guys yet heard about St.Kilian from Germany? I really recommend you to give their products a try

  13. Reply
    Keith Daniel January 8, 2020 at 6:50 am

    Good advice, as always

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    MontalbanJR January 8, 2020 at 6:55 am

    I just finished and enjoyed your book very much. I hope that you don’t mind but I’m going leave it in one of these “mini library” boxes that we have around town. Hopefully it will introduce them to you and the world of whisky.

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    GlennForbes20 January 8, 2020 at 7:05 am

    I just got a bottle of Balvenie 14 Carribean cask. I read online that it's natural color. I emailed the distillery, but they haven't responded. Anyone know if it's natural, and they don't say so on the label?
    Also in whiskey challenges, the price of Scotch in America will rise 25% soon do to tariffs, as various European spirits have been tarrifed in retaliation for the EUs bourbon tariff.

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    Stephen January 8, 2020 at 7:13 am

    Meant to say Ralfy. When I came to Australia donkeys years back, I bought a dehumidifier as I live in the sub tropics. They can be noisy buggers but work like a treat.

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    N Henderson January 8, 2020 at 7:44 am

    Excellent extras. I have a small 3 L barrel that is old enough I can use it as a solera cask. What is your opinion on adding young whiskey or new make? Is is something that needs to be added slowly to prevent a large change or can it be added a bottle at a time?

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    eric gilbert January 8, 2020 at 9:21 am

    Canada had quite a few excellent single malt distilleries that have popped up all over the country in recent years. Still in the early years, but some great value whiskies already. Especially using local wine region producers casks and as well peated. No Canadian peat yet, there is more then enough feeding the peat moss industry

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    MrBoomslang88 January 8, 2020 at 3:37 pm

    Berry bros & Rudd sherry cask blended scotch I found was really good for the money!

  20. Reply
    sav January 8, 2020 at 5:36 pm

    Be careful Ralfy lest ye turn into a whisky snob. In the past you have spoken very highly of an Antiquary blend and JW Green and probably some others that I have forgotten. Good quality blends are out there and and a man of your highly tuned senses should be capable of sniffing them out. This channel is heading towards a " nothing under 50 pounds " type of operation meaning that many malt mates will soon grow tired of watching reviews of products they either cannot afford or cannot locate.

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    robert lonergan January 8, 2020 at 7:18 pm

    Check out Waterford distillery(Ireland)who seem to be going in the right direction. Just saying,just sharing!

  22. Reply
    Christian Eichhorn January 8, 2020 at 11:23 pm

    Dicovered your channel a few weeks ago and pretty much the next day purchased my first ever bottle of single malt,just bought my 3rd,loving the new hobby and your channel is truly top notch.Than you so much for introducing me to this!Glengoyne 10 year old arrived today and looking forward to sampling it.Would it be possible if you could re-review Glengoyne 12 year old,would there be much of a difference to the bottle you reviewed in 2008?Thanks again Ralpy and keep up the great work!!

  23. Reply
    Andrej Csuka January 9, 2020 at 12:10 am

    Hello, you malty Ralfy lovers! (Andy Pike)

  24. Reply
    Gary Wadmore January 9, 2020 at 3:45 am

    Ralf agree to disagree, have you tried the ardnamurcham 2019? One of the best drams I had in 2019

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    MonkeyspankO January 9, 2020 at 10:07 am

    ahh, dehumidifiers…or as they're also called mold farms

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    per kristian sandgren January 9, 2020 at 12:13 pm

    Why do you never talk abote glendronah? I whas disepointed by the distillery, the stills who make New make spirrit are not even the same

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    Curratum January 9, 2020 at 9:25 pm

    Hate to bring up morbid topics here but another thing cropped up as I was reading more about alcohol – the higher abv whiskys are universally praised as having more flavor and character, but there are medical publications online that suggest people avoid 50 abv entirely, regardless of the amount. Can you share any insight you might have on any medical evidence relating to 40+ abv and cancer?

    Such a bummer that the majority of life's small pleasures tend to be harmful, to varying degrees…

  28. Reply
    TOMATO YOSHI January 9, 2020 at 10:00 pm

    for Ralfys top 5 NAS whiskies im going to take a punt at – Ardbeg Corryvreckan, Bruichladdich Classic Laddie, Glen Scotia Victoriana, Glenfarclas 105, Wolfburn Langskip

  29. Reply
    Mark V.V. January 10, 2020 at 6:35 am

    Going to try to find Deanston tomorrow if possible. Might be a chase, but looking forward to it. Ralfy, your advice is priceless. Looking forward to the next video.

  30. Reply
    spijkerpoes January 10, 2020 at 9:14 pm

    Dehuman-fryer

  31. Reply
    Barrie Anderson January 11, 2020 at 12:57 am

    Splashed out and tried this, got to say i was dissapointed, maybe expecting too much. To me it was no better than a cheap bowmore 12, in fact i prefered the bowmore. Just hope i can eventually deveop a palate to pick up all these different flavours, im unfortunately just tasting one taste cant pick out other flavours

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    Curratum January 11, 2020 at 2:00 am

    On the heels of your Queen Margot review (and in line with your age statement approach), Lidl are selling a 5-year-old blended malt named Glen Ochry for 14 pounds. My inexperienced palate found it eminently better than the better part of big-brand NAS blends I tried and I'd love to see it reviewed here, at some point!

  33. Reply
    Aleksei Subin January 11, 2020 at 5:47 am

    We have an Estonian malt moment! It is a Rye whisky! 100% malted rye whisky! Sangaste rye

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