Category Archives: Scotch Malt Whisky Society

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

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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

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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

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada April 2019 Outturn

by Evan March was a busy month, just flying by. We had the Outturn of course, at the beginning. The following day after running the tastings here at KWM, I became a father for the third time. I managed to … Continue reading

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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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