ralfy review 809 – Glenturret 10yo @ 40%vol: (2020)



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30 Comments
  1. Reply
    Zaphod Beeblebrox January 21, 2020 at 4:27 am

    First

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    Kresimir Jelcic January 21, 2020 at 4:27 am

    First!

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    Sector 7 G January 21, 2020 at 4:27 am

    Hi Ralfy! From Massachusetts!

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    Make it a Double January 21, 2020 at 4:33 am

    Much love from our channel to yours! You're an inspiration, Ralfy!

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    Sector 7 G January 21, 2020 at 4:41 am

    Ill buy it when its 46 no color and none chill. Listen up distillers!

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    FlorianGeyerUK January 21, 2020 at 4:45 am

    40%, chill filtered and maybe caramel added for colour. £51 a bottle. You're really selling this one. ^^

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    yermanoh January 21, 2020 at 4:45 am

    ralty.iom

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    Marque Padley January 21, 2020 at 4:53 am

    Great review Ralfy, Cheers from BC, Canada

  9. Reply
    Eoin O'Connell January 21, 2020 at 4:54 am

    Sipping a 12yo Redbreast whilst listening to a Ralfy review.
    Two of life's simple pleasures.

  10. Reply
    Ronan Mc Connell January 21, 2020 at 5:00 am

    Fare thee well paint colour strip as you fade into the sunset

  11. Reply
    yermanoh January 21, 2020 at 5:02 am

    @ ralfydotcom ….hi ralfy how soon for your ireland visit vids?

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    Roy Evans January 21, 2020 at 5:04 am

    I picked a up Carn Mor “Strictly Limited” peated Glenturret (Ruadh Mhor) 8yo sherry cask a while back, which at 46%, natural colour and unchill filtered seemed an interesting alternative and reasonably priced too…

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    Dan Andrews January 21, 2020 at 5:13 am

    Flew back to London from Dublin last night and we flew right over the Isle Of Man, and you popped into my head Ralfy lol. Cheers mate have a great week I’ll keep an eye out for this.

  14. Reply
    Ryan Uchman January 21, 2020 at 5:34 am

    Can anyone share their experiences with G&M Glenturret?

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    GreenLarsen January 21, 2020 at 5:43 am

    Just a reminder for all you non-UK viewers, less then 12 months to go before we can expect a pretty high price increse on all the scotch whiskys

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    David McCard January 21, 2020 at 5:54 am

    My daughter bought me a bottle 2015 it was very nice. Planning to visit Scotland next year.

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    lordkrispy January 21, 2020 at 6:11 am

    The Glenturret was maybe my first malt. VG and started a love affair. Agree the Famous Grouse distillery is a tourist trap. To be fair they did big up the turret when we were there in 2013

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    N Henderson January 21, 2020 at 6:23 am

    I just looked back on your first review in the Manx bothy. The wall were whiter, the shelves were clearer, the Ralfy was younger. All that said, the consistency of your goal for whisky providence has been their from day one. I’ve been watching off and on for 5-6 years and the only things that change is your coat and the spot you sit.

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    NICKOLAY MILTENOV January 21, 2020 at 6:32 am

    Sir Ralfy, you need external insulation and open fire, not dehumidifier.

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    John van Lith January 21, 2020 at 6:42 am

    Had a Glenturret about 2 years ago at our whiskyclub, it was an integrity single cask Glenturret of Ruadh Maor (BD) at 59.3% ABV. Loved it and bought a bottle immediately at the club for 65 euro's, which I consider a bargain! Still have the bottle. Thumbs up from the Netherlands.

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    Benjamin McCann January 21, 2020 at 6:51 am

    Glenturret is known for being part of the Famous Grouse blends. I had the Smoky Black recently and it was the most pleasant blend I've ever had. Very mild smoke, perhaps too mild, but wonderfully sweet and balanced. I bought a Bowmore 12yo single malt with it and the Grouse beat it hands down.

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    Jens Roger Kristoffersen January 21, 2020 at 6:58 am

    I visited 8 month ago and the Famous Grouse Experience was already by then terminated, and the large copper grouse at the entrance stating "Home of The Grouse" was removed.
    Wonder if the giant bird along with the concept is sold of localy. Was surprised to find a rather new looking road sign a couple of miles before reaching the distillery that said "The Famous Grouse Experience" pointing down a farm road.

    Not impressed by the distillery, the tour nor the whisky. Only really good Glenturret I've come across have been independant single cask and cask strenght.
    Their tasting room was a visual attack on the senses. Layout as a small auditorium, but with carpet, walls, ceiling and chairs all in bright red. Red on red on red on red, think the interior design idea was "let's make something that will keep them awake".
    One charming thing about the site was the memorial bronze statue of Towser the record holding cat, and how they had adapted several buildings with "walk ways" and flap doors for their two current cats. We encountered one of them in the still house, drowsing up against a boiling still so hot I could not touch it.

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    MonkeyspankO January 21, 2020 at 7:17 am

    nice intro! 😉

  24. Reply
    Gav391979 January 21, 2020 at 7:27 am

    Lovely stuff, especially when you can get it for £20 a bottle. wink wink!

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    RobFut 99 January 21, 2020 at 8:23 am

    There’s something classy about the simple chalk tag. There’s also something handy by knowing how old a review is based upon your Ralfy logo. Maybe it’s not a bad idea to change the font or style every year? Hmm, maybe an idea then. Maybe not.

  26. Reply
    John Drinks January 21, 2020 at 9:41 am

    Opening 20 seconds:
    "OH MY GOD HE'S IN THE WAAALLLLSS!"

  27. Reply
    Team Space Pirate January 21, 2020 at 10:00 am

    Loving my new Barley Bunnet! Thanks to you, and the fine folks at the woolen mill!

  28. Reply
    Triplecap January 21, 2020 at 10:37 am

    I've had a 27 yo for a while. Guess I'll have to crack it Ralfy. Bottled at 40%, it hasn't exactly been calling at me loudly.

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    Mark P Stengel January 21, 2020 at 11:50 am

    Hi Ralfy, I enjoy watching you describe what flavors you detect in the nectar. Some wood or coal will help with dampness/humidity. Best Regard's, Mark

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    Colby W January 21, 2020 at 12:36 pm

    Picked up an independent bottling, cask strength and peated Glenturret recently and it is really fabulous

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