Category Archives: Scotch Malt Whisky Society

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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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada Outturn for June 2018

So now it is June. We are already near the halfway point of 2018. The planet keeps spinning through the days and orbiting through the months with seemingly no inclination to stop and take a breather. Summer might not be … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada Spirits Release

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society has been on our shelves and in Canada for over 6 years now. Earlier this month was the 79th monthly Outturn and the Canadian chapter of the SMWS has brought in around 500 single cask … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada Outturn for May 2018

Well, it looks like we have finally shaken off the cold and snowy grasp of winter. Our brief respite of road construction and pollen and mould fueled allergies can now be enjoyed. May seems to a blockbuster month: A new … Continue reading

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SMWS Canada Outturn for April of 2018

Welcome to April! Is it still snowing outside? I could have sworn it was supposed to be spring by now… Gotta love that Calgary Weather. Sometimes it is best to avoid what is happening with the weather outdoors, go inside, … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada Outturn for March 2018

2018 is flying by, as the years’ seem to do. Sometimes I only notice this in a negative way – by looking in the mirror and noticing the grey not-so-slowly taking over around my ears, creeping upwards through the rest … Continue reading

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