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by B. Buzzini
May 13th, 2019, 9:03 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1969...DP, Heitz, Freemark Abbey, Yquem
Replies: 25
Views: 1055

Re: TN: 1969...DP, Heitz, Freemark Abbey, Yquem

... great energy, subtle match strike, mineral salinity, SO good! 2011 Maison Ilan Chambertin - Blind...actually really good! Bright crunchy red fruits, pretty florals and ...
by David Glasser
April 20th, 2019, 12:10 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: New Guy disillusioned with WA
Replies: 167
Views: 8230

Re: New Guy disillusioned with WA

... the Negam-Aki is not the same Ray Walker, is it? Yes, the Ray Walker of Maison Ilan and St Cloud bourbon was in real estate in CA before he lost his license.
by Henry Kiichli
March 29th, 2019, 5:00 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2011 Maison Ilan (and other Maison Ilan / Ray Walker discussion)
Replies: 5538
Views: 540642

Re: 2011 Maison Ilan (and other Maison Ilan / Ray Walker discussion)

Scott Brunson wrote:
March 29th, 2019, 4:50 am
Steve Gautier wrote:
March 28th, 2019, 7:11 pm
Surprised to see Wine Library is selling the 2011 Maison Ilan Chambertin Grand Cru. On “sale” for $265.
futures? [snort.gif]

ftw
by Scott Brunson
March 29th, 2019, 4:50 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2011 Maison Ilan (and other Maison Ilan / Ray Walker discussion)
Replies: 5538
Views: 540642

Re: 2011 Maison Ilan (and other Maison Ilan / Ray Walker discussion)

Steve Gautier wrote:
March 28th, 2019, 7:11 pm
Surprised to see Wine Library is selling the 2011 Maison Ilan Chambertin Grand Cru. On “sale” for $265.
futures? [snort.gif]
by Steve Gautier
March 28th, 2019, 7:11 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2011 Maison Ilan (and other Maison Ilan / Ray Walker discussion)
Replies: 5538
Views: 540642

Re: 2011 Maison Ilan (and other Maison Ilan / Ray Walker discussion)

Surprised to see Wine Library is selling the 2011 Maison Ilan Chambertin Grand Cru. On “sale” for $265.
by Ian S
February 21st, 2019, 5:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Mhaison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

... Forums, WLDG, Cellar Tracker... I don't know the whole Ray Walker / Maison Ilan story (just what I skimmed in the links shown in the Hall of Fame thread), but I do know ...
by Anton D
February 21st, 2019, 2:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

How does this notification accomplish anything not known already? At best, it is a victim statement of perpetrator intent, which is as curative as trying to piss up a flagpole. It is an attempt to sooth the brows of future investors/marks. A fairly standard scam is to hit up the prior victims, this...
by MitchTallan
February 21st, 2019, 1:46 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

... I have stated, I have made mistakes that have contributed directly to Maison Ilan closing. Along with this closure, all wines in the inventory have been destroyed, wines ...
by Mark Mason
February 21st, 2019, 11:09 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

After all was said and done, I did receive my wines from 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 with one substitution. I wouldn't have minded waiting years for delivery but the misinformation and expectations were what bothered me the most. The shipping fees that I got hit with post shipment also caused me grief...
by Arv R
February 20th, 2019, 7:58 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

How does this notification accomplish anything not known already? At best, it is a victim statement of perpetrator intent, which is as curative as trying to piss up a flagpole. It is an attempt to sooth the brows of future investors/marks. A fairly standard scam is to hit up the prior victims, this...
by Ledwards
February 19th, 2019, 8:20 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

Yes, and with this last OP, a faint theme of entitlement seems to ring through (atleast IMO). This is not a public utility and not even Facebook or Instagram yet as one reads the opening few paragraphs, the user-base is partially admonished, asked to pay attention and follow the narrative yet again....
by Paul McCourt
February 19th, 2019, 6:58 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

From a modern business model standpoint, it is interesting that Wine Berserkers (and likely other social forums) seem to be a key communications medium both for the rise and fall- even when the business owner seems to find significant flaw or takes issue with in the specific medium. It is interesti...
by Ledwards
February 19th, 2019, 6:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

From a modern business model standpoint, it is interesting that Wine Berserkers (and likely other social forums) seem to be a key communications medium both for the rise and fall- even when the business owner seems to find significant flaw or takes issue with in the specific medium.
by Victor Hong
February 19th, 2019, 6:01 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

... I have stated, I have made mistakes that have contributed directly to Maison Ilan closing. Along with this closure, all wines in the inventory have been destroyed, wines ...
by Thomas Keim
February 18th, 2019, 7:35 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

How does this notification accomplish anything not known already? At best, it is a victim statement of perpetrator intent, which is as curative as trying to piss up a flagpole. It is an attempt to sooth the brows of future investors/marks. No sh*t. I would stop throwing mud here, and start filling ...
by Anton D
February 18th, 2019, 9:31 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

Victor Hong wrote:
February 17th, 2019, 4:41 pm
How does this notification accomplish anything not known already? At best, it is a victim statement of perpetrator intent, which is as curative as trying to piss up a flagpole.
It is an attempt to sooth the brows of future investors/marks.
by Victor Hong
February 18th, 2019, 9:04 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

Mattstolz wrote:
February 17th, 2019, 5:40 pm
from an outsiders perspective, I don't see how this accomplishes anything?
That is the point, so that he can later claim trying visibly to fulfill "disappointed" customers.......ironically with the efforts of not himself at all, but of those same customers.
by Gary York
February 18th, 2019, 7:14 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2011 Maison Ilan (and other Maison Ilan / Ray Walker discussion)
Replies: 5538
Views: 540642

Re: 2011 Maison Ilan (and other Maison Ilan / Ray Walker discussion)

A good read. A trip to the not so distant and troubled past.
by PaulMills
February 17th, 2019, 6:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

Interesting that you post this now since when I received my order of 2012s, I emailed you informing you that the order was not correct. Are you now going to make me whole with credits for the wrong wine? What are your intentions? You have to at least have a rough idea of what you are going to do.
by Mattstolz
February 17th, 2019, 5:40 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

from an outsiders perspective, I don't see how this accomplishes anything?
by Victor Hong
February 17th, 2019, 4:41 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

How does this notification accomplish anything not known already? At best, it is a victim statement of perpetrator intent, which is as curative as trying to piss up a flagpole.
by larry schaffer
February 17th, 2019, 9:37 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Re: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

You might make this public in social media and elsewhere. I'm sure there are other folks outside of this board that would like to have this information and would like to be 'made right' so to speak.

Cheers.
by Ray B Walker
February 17th, 2019, 9:25 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form
Replies: 18
Views: 2994

Those that are owed wines from Maison Ilan, please fill out this linked form

... I have stated, I have made mistakes that have contributed directly to Maison Ilan closing. Along with this closure, all wines in the inventory have been destroyed, wines ...
by Jim Brennan
February 1st, 2019, 5:03 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

He needs to cross a Russian mobster.
by Siun o'Connell
February 1st, 2019, 4:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

But but but ... he's got all these cool photos with sexy ladies swimming ... it's gonna be a great business!
by Russ Williams
February 1st, 2019, 3:46 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

Todd F r e n c h wrote:
February 1st, 2019, 2:42 pm
scott c wrote:
February 1st, 2019, 1:57 pm


Bwahahahahahahaha
Oh fantastic.

Good luck absconding with Kickstarter funds, buddy. Not as easy as getting paid privately and then skipping town...multiple times...
You can’t make this shit up.
by Todd F r e n c h
February 1st, 2019, 2:42 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

scott c wrote:
February 1st, 2019, 1:57 pm


Bwahahahahahahaha
Oh fantastic.

Good luck absconding with Kickstarter funds, buddy. Not as easy as getting paid privately and then skipping town...multiple times...
by Larry Kaplan
January 24th, 2019, 7:31 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

Wasn't Saint Cloud the patron saint of pipe dreams?
by Bill Tex Landreth
January 24th, 2019, 7:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

Someone pointed me to the new and improved bourbon brand. Can you even believe this? Same bottle all new branding except same back story. https://saintcloudbourbon.com/?fbclid=IwAR0E4PIL4_0BtUCX1iI_3vwfjvMc3yCBZgkKPBiDK4qzmMsqbc1df0irFhY Please drink responsibly, else his pimp hand will come down s...
by Cris Whetstone
January 24th, 2019, 6:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

Someone pointed me to the new and improved bourbon brand. Can you even believe this? Same bottle all new branding except same back story. https://saintcloudbourbon.com/?fbclid=IwAR0E4PIL4_0BtUCX1iI_3vwfjvMc3yCBZgkKPBiDK4qzmMsqbc1df0irFhY We consider Saint Cloud to be the first French-styled Bourbon...
by scamhi
January 24th, 2019, 6:46 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

Someone pointed me to the new and improved bourbon brand.
Can you even believe this? Same bottle all new branding except same back story.

https://saintcloudbourbon.com/?fbclid=I ... c1df0irFhY
by Wes Barton
January 23rd, 2019, 5:49 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

I ask that only those that are legitimately owed wines by Maison Ilan to fill out the form below. All names will be connected back to the database of orders that ...
by Bill Tex Landreth
January 23rd, 2019, 4:38 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

I ask that only those that are legitimately owed wines by Maison Ilan to fill out the form below. All names will be connected back to the database of orders that ...
by David Glasser
January 23rd, 2019, 3:08 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

I’ve followed this thread (and the others on Ray) from the beginning, but I can’t recall if anyone has yet compared it to the end of Generalissimo Francisco Franco's saga. This "it’s over" thread alone has gone on as long or longer.
by Nate Simon
January 23rd, 2019, 2:56 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

I ask that only those that are legitimately owed wines by Maison Ilan to fill out the form below. All names will be connected back to the database of orders that are on file.

So, there is a database of orders, but there’s not a database of what orders were fulfilled?
by Siun o'Connell
January 23rd, 2019, 2:09 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

This was just posted on Facebook. He is asking for anyone still owed wine to fill out the form. It does not state that you will be made whole and it may just be a way to build a mailing list. But here you go make up your own minds. Just when you think its over he keeps pulling you back in! https://...
by Larry Kaplan
January 23rd, 2019, 1:27 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

This was just posted on Facebook. He is asking for anyone still owed wine to fill out the form. It does not state that you will be made whole and it may just be a way to build a mailing list. But here you go make up your own minds. Just when you think its over he keeps pulling you back in! https://w...
by Marc Frontario
January 13th, 2019, 5:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Fu in da Hood: Gangsta Rhone Night in O-Town w/FL Man Berserkers [Verset, Juge, Levet, Gonon VV, Jaboulet, et al]
Replies: 132
Views: 4023

Re: Fu in da Hood: Gangsta Rhone Night in O-Town w/FL Man Berserkers [Verset, Juge, Levet, Gonon VV, Jaboulet, et al]

... that Ray can't profit from it, we need to do a nationwide berserker Maison Ilan online for shits and gigs.
by Marc Frontario
January 13th, 2019, 5:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Fu in da Hood: Gangsta Rhone Night in O-Town w/FL Man Berserkers [Verset, Juge, Levet, Gonon VV, Jaboulet, et al]
Replies: 132
Views: 4023

Re: Fu in da Hood: Gangsta Rhone Night in O-Town w/FL Man Berserkers [Verset, Juge, Levet, Gonon VV, Jaboulet, et al]

***Maison Ilan WOTN!! Ray Walker is a wine God!! (Joking or not??) ***Disappearing cake! (I'll get to that) ***It's Joooouge ...
by Jayson Cohen
January 13th, 2019, 3:30 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Fu in da Hood: Gangsta Rhone Night in O-Town w/FL Man Berserkers [Verset, Juge, Levet, Gonon VV, Jaboulet, et al]
Replies: 132
Views: 4023

Re: Fu in da Hood: Gangsta Rhone Night in O-Town w/FL Man Berserkers [Verset, Juge, Levet, Gonon VV, Jaboulet, et al]

***Maison Ilan WOTN!! Ray Walker is a wine God!! (Joking or not??) ***Disappearing cake! (I'll get to that) ***It's Joooouge ...
by Marc Frontario
January 13th, 2019, 8:04 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Fu in da Hood: Gangsta Rhone Night in O-Town w/FL Man Berserkers [Verset, Juge, Levet, Gonon VV, Jaboulet, et al]
Replies: 132
Views: 4023

Re: Fu in da Hood: Gangsta Rhone Night in O-Town w/FL Man Berserkers [Verset, Juge, Levet, Gonon VV, Jaboulet, et al]

***Maison Ilan WOTN!! Ray Walker is a wine God!! (Joking or not??) ***Disappearing cake! (I'll get to that) ***It's Joooouge ...
by Brian G r a f s t r o m
January 7th, 2019, 12:07 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: If I had to limit my buying to 10 producers ....
Replies: 241
Views: 9703

Re: If I had to limit my buying to 10 producers ....

... Tablas Creek Royal Tokaji Wine Company M. Chapoutier Clos des Papes Maison Ilan Chateau Musar Krug ... subject to change upon further reflection ... Things have changed ...
by Craig G
January 7th, 2019, 9:45 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: If I had to limit my buying to 10 producers ....
Replies: 241
Views: 9703

Re: If I had to limit my buying to 10 producers ....

Mark Y wrote:
January 7th, 2019, 9:30 am
Wow an 8 yr old thread.. i saw Bob Wood post and did a double take..
Old enough for a Maison Ilan sighting!
by Jason T
December 12th, 2018, 11:09 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

robert creth wrote:
December 12th, 2018, 11:06 am
Hey folks, I get the bitterness and all but this is the stuff that feeds into his victim story. For me, he falls into the delete and ignore pile.
+1
by robert creth
December 12th, 2018, 11:06 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2059
Views: 195486

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

Hey folks, I get the bitterness and all but this is the stuff that feeds into his victim story. For me, he falls into the delete and ignore pile.

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