ralfy review 843 Extras – I just bought whisky at auction !



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34 Comments
  1. Reply
    Sebas Sebas September 16, 2020 at 4:30 pm

    Diageo flooded the market with GOT whisky screwing the collectors who paid a lot for thesw bottles..

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    John PS September 16, 2020 at 4:38 pm

    With spirits connected to series I'm afraid you pay a lot extra for the series name.

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    Krishna R September 16, 2020 at 4:53 pm

    Maggie seems to be an ace. Great story

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    First Phil Whisky September 16, 2020 at 4:54 pm

    I know you won't review them. But I still think a review of the 12-year-old pure malt would make for a very informative video – especially in regards to the hints of yesteryear. Very interesting.

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    Danevv September 16, 2020 at 4:58 pm

    Malty Maggies

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    Leeenok Iam September 16, 2020 at 5:00 pm

    Ralfy's Extras videos – the real joy of whole internet! Thank you so much!

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    Not a Human September 16, 2020 at 5:01 pm

    I loved this video! What is the best auction website for the USA?

  8. Reply
    維德老師-Teacher Wade September 16, 2020 at 5:01 pm

    Grab your single malts and red flags boys. Ralfy is swinging left!

  9. Reply
    Tony Michaels September 16, 2020 at 5:05 pm

    The square root of the number of staff in any Dept or company do half the work. So in a company of 1000 approximately 31 people are responsible for 50% of productivity. It’s kind of obvious when you look around you.

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    Vittu Harkonnen September 16, 2020 at 5:12 pm

    Whom are you talking about at 19:10 Ralfy, the other bidders or auction house people who sussed you out?

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    Lance Uppercut September 16, 2020 at 5:12 pm

    Review the Leader!

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    per kristian sandgren September 16, 2020 at 5:22 pm

    Love this exstra stuff. Thank you stay safe

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    E. R. V. September 16, 2020 at 5:25 pm

    You can make a review of a good modern 12 y.o. blended malt, and in the same review a comparison with the Glen Turner 12 y.o……….Or/and a 25/30 y.o. modern blended scotch, maybe independent, and a comparison with the 30 y.o. Scotch Leader…..I thing it can be quite a episode, or two..

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    Ben Robson September 16, 2020 at 5:29 pm

    I bought the GoT Clynelish on deep discount (I constantly see that range going cheap, seems like the whole idea was a bit disastrous). The Clynelish bottling stood out to me for its higher strength (51.2%), I’ve been enjoying it and if I see it for the same price I might pick up another bottle. I’m sure your postie will enjoy the gift!

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    John W September 16, 2020 at 5:44 pm

    Could we have a port review someday?

  16. Reply
    Vladimir Paunovic September 16, 2020 at 5:50 pm

    Ralfy is a righteous tommy gun for oll whiskey community. I love your criticism Ralfy. Thanks.

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    Colin Gantiglew September 16, 2020 at 5:54 pm

    We live and learn! I would never have thought that ceramic flasks would be less desirable to collectors. "Stone" jars and flasks used to be IT for kitchen preserves so I assumed they'd be the same for liquor. It would be interesting to experiment with glass lined flasks.

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    Sippers Social Club September 16, 2020 at 5:54 pm

    Always great finding good values at auction. Those Game of Thrones expressions were selling for big money on the secondary when they first came out, but as soon as the TV show ended and everyone hated the finale, prices sunk. Haha. Plus none of those were better than their official bottlings.

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    TOMATO YOSHI September 16, 2020 at 6:03 pm

    im a sucker for the dogs. long live the shop/bars/cafes that have a house dog/cat/parrot – not many of these places left. id have a bottle of maggie also if i had met her. the guy in inveraray has a big one behind the counter. i always buy a bottle from him when im in that neck of the woods – probably something to do with the above.

  20. Reply
    David Hayes September 16, 2020 at 6:12 pm

    I love the Xtras just as much as the single reviews. Have any of you bought or tasted the Lochgelly..? It’s a real belter.

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    Mick tran September 16, 2020 at 6:17 pm

    OMG you’re a good man Ralfy thanks for remind me to get something for my postman who brings the letters and boxes and nicely leaves at front door during the pandemic and hard time cheers and take care Ralfy

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    N Henderson September 16, 2020 at 6:23 pm

    As someone who has been watching for over 5yrs now, and I’ve seen the boom in whisky interest I really look forward to your simple, straight forward, honest approach. I’m stuck in Canada where it is really difficult to taste along with you but what you are sharing goes beyond the individual bottle. Thanks. (BTW this clicker works too good there no closing bloopers anymore)

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    Rebel Dog September 16, 2020 at 6:26 pm

    I always give the postie a tenner at xmas, i used to give the binmen a crate of guiness too until they became jobsworths 🙂
    might get the postie a bottle this xmas instead..

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    This Is Just A Test September 16, 2020 at 6:56 pm

    Talking of the value of jobs, Ralfy, you should add David Graeber's "BullShit Jobs: A Theory" to your reading list. Most jobs are worthless and the most important jobs that people do are financially undervalued. I also recommend Graeber's "Debt: The First 5000 Years." That's an eye-opener too.

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    W P September 16, 2020 at 6:58 pm

    Cheers for sharing your memory of Maggie <3

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    Tobias Lang September 16, 2020 at 7:01 pm

    hello ralfy, what are the best auction sites for a newbie?.

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    kkzooi September 16, 2020 at 7:02 pm

    my local liquor store has set of Macallen Speymalt''the collection,containing; Macallan 1938 65yo Macallan 1940 60yo, Macallen 1950 55yo, Macallan 1967 38yo, Macallan 1973 31yo and Macallan 1987 18yo. i like glancing over it when they take the set out. i would love to taste them, but ill never be able to afford it for €47500. neither am i willing to ever spend that money on something i would drink and eventually send down the sewer. no taste in the world is worth that much money. id rather spend the money on a bunch of different bottles and enjoy a much wider pallette of flavours than on just a single bottle
    ill stick to my regular €20/50 bottles and only occasionally buy a bottle at €100 tops or €125 when i think its worth it. but only on special occasions.
    i enjoy drinking my malts and it needs to stay fun and enjoyable without costing too much.

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    Tomislav B. September 16, 2020 at 7:20 pm

    Glen Turner 12yo pure malt was in review 669, only a smaller bottle without handle.

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    jtf2dan September 16, 2020 at 7:44 pm

    Great pics Ralfy!…thanks for sharing, and hope one day to see a review on one or two!

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    KidCharlemage1962 September 16, 2020 at 7:46 pm

    I love the Extras, please keep them coming.

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    BA mit1515 September 16, 2020 at 7:55 pm

    Ralfy when are you reviewing some of these?

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    R M September 16, 2020 at 8:00 pm

    Aaah yes bid fever.. I have had one or two of those myself.. Thank god in return I now have some nice bottles to put in the cabinet next to some less nice bottles.. Listen to the man, I experienced it first hand..
    Always ask yourself: If u are in the shop and see the auction bottle in front of u for that price.. Would u purchase and pay for it there and then the go without doubt.. If so, u are within your limits. Otherwise you're over extending

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    Jim McLaughlin September 16, 2020 at 8:54 pm

    I'd love to see a review of that "Pure Malt"!

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    Andy Cigars September 16, 2020 at 8:58 pm

    I love the extras, Ralf. As a long time follower and malt mate, I look forward to them just as much as the reviews. Would love to see you venture out and do some on location stuff again, and the ultimate hope…would be great to see you host a live stream (I know, bad internet on the Isle of Man)…but maybe combine on location/live stream? Cheers!

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