Category Archives: Scotch Malt Whisky Society

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada March 2019 Outturn

by Evan In case you are a member have not read the recent SMWS email regarding the club’s quarterly magazine: You now can view the current issue of Unfiltered Magazine (and a decade of back issues!) online by logging in at smws.ca. As an … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada February 2019 Outturn

by Evan February typically marks a shift here at Kensington Wine Market. You would think that January would slow down for us, but it doesn’t – at least not much. Christmas and New Years might be done but the first … Continue reading

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SMWS Canada January 2019 Outturn

by Evan Happy New Year Everybody! 2018 seemed to fly by at a speed causing sonic shockwaves, becoming past history faster than it ever was present. Now, we are back, feet on the ground, in early 2019. New year to … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas! – KWM Advent 2018 Day 25 – SMWS 72.65 – Winter Comforts

by Evan Merry Christmas! The gifts are unwrapped. The tree is tipped over. The buzzy caffeine from that 50/50 mix of Irish cream and coffee you thought was going to get your through the day is starting to wear off. … Continue reading

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SMWS Canada December 2018 Outturn

It probably goes without saying that things move at a frenetic pace this time of year at Kensington Wine Market. As a retail store, we have plenty of people coming in our doors to complete some festive holiday shopping. Beyond … Continue reading

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SMWS Canada November 2018 Outturn

by Evan After some crazy snow in early October, we had a relatively mild rest of the month by Calgary standards. As I write this in the beginning of November, it looks like mother nature is trying to once again … Continue reading

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SMWS Canada Outturn for October 2018

by Evan Happy 7th Birthday to the Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada! October marks the 84th Outturn for the SMWS Canada and its 7th year of operation by the dynamic duo of Rob and Kelly Carpenter. During that time … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society September 2018 Outturn

It is September, which means it is back to school time for those with kids in the correct age bracket. Summer is showing signs of being on the way out here in Calgary, with leaves on trees starting to turn … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society August 2018 Outturn

What an Outturn this month! We had an awesome range of malts, one of which has a significant footnote to it… We kicked things off with an unusual single grain whisky, G15.2, distilled from malted barley. Think of it as … Continue reading

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SMWS Canada Outturn for July 2018

July is upon us and Canada Day has passed.  That usually means one thing for many in Calgary: bring on the Stampede breakfasts and the Stampede hangover. But for SMWS members it also means something else: Another round of SMWS … Continue reading

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