Category Archives: Scotch Malt Whisky Society

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada January 2020 Outturn

by Evan Happy New Year! January is a time of new beginnings, a brief moment to recollect at days past but also dream of what the future holds. The new year means seven new cask strength bottles to discuss and … Continue reading

Posted in Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Store, Tastings, Whisky | Comments Off

Merry Christmas! – Day 25 of the 2019 KWM Whisky Advent Calendar – SMWS

by Evan We made it! Twenty-four days straight of whisky in small bottles to make that difficult trudge to Christmas Day all the more pleasant and fulfilling. Did it work? Did you find some new favourites? I know I did. … Continue reading

Posted in Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Whisky, Whisky Advent 2019 | Comments Off

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada December 2019 Outturn

by Evan Getting close to the end here. Of 2019 I mean. December is here. The tree and the lights are up. The kids are working their way through their chocolate-filled Advent Calendars. The adults are working on their 2019 … Continue reading

Posted in Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Store, Tastings, Whisky | Comments Off

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada November 2019 Outturn

Wow! November arrived in full force here at Kensington Wine Market. In the first full week of the month we held a sold out whisky festival, which itself was sandwiched betwixt two days of SMWS tastings. As with October, the … Continue reading

Posted in Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Store, Tastings, Whisky | Comments Off

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada October 2019 Outturn

by Evan Winter is coming. Or so they say. We have already seen snow on the ground, though most has since melted. In Calgary, and in many parts of Canada, that means it could be any month between January and … Continue reading

Posted in Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Store, Tastings, Whisky | Comments Off

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada September 2019 Outturn

by Evan September always feels like a turning point in the year for me, and I probably I am not alone. Fall has not officially started yet, but summer vacation is over for many of us and the kids are … Continue reading

Posted in Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Store, Tastings, Whisky | Comments Off

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada August 2019 Outturn

by Evan Summer is in full force and August is here. Half-n-Half is this month’s theme – pairing whisky with beer. Matching suds with bottles of green glass Is it a Society lover’s dream, or will it just kick their … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Tastings, Whisky | Comments Off

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada July 2019 Outturn

by Evan July is here, the Calgary Stampede is underway, and it is raining outside as I type this. I am sure we could use the rain (as long as it doesn’t lead to flooding), and I personally prefer when … Continue reading

Posted in Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Store, Tastings, Whisky | Comments Off

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada June 2019 Outturn

by Evan HEY SMWS CANADA MEMBERS: Have you been to the revamped SMWS.CA website yet? The website was just makeover, and it has a new option included for how you would like to receive the quarterly Unfiltered Magazine. All SMWS Canada … Continue reading

Posted in Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Store, Tastings, Whisky | Comments Off

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada May 2019 Outturn

by Evan May of 2019 brings us one hell of an Outturn (yes, I am biased). Here are some stats: Three of the seven bottles in the Outturn are cask finishes. Two hail from Speyside and just barely in the … Continue reading

Posted in Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Store, Tastings, Whisky | Comments Off