Category Archives: Store

Italian Job

by Abigail Anyone who knows me knows how much I love Italian wine. It’s incredible to see the diversity of the grapes, the regions and the wine styles in Italy; there is a wine for every occasion! But, I feel … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada March 2020 Outturn

by Evan Hop into spring? That remains to be seen. It is March, shadows have been seen or not seen by prognosticating rodents from whimsical and try-hard small towns all over North America, and we now all wait to see … Continue reading

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Wine 101

by Bri Somm: Making wine exciting and terrifying for Millenials the way Sideways did for Gen-X’ers Wine 101 was the first wine course I took years back while living in Vancouver. It is what inspired me to dive in deeper … Continue reading

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The Perfect Pair

by Abigail Valentine’s Day is all about spending time with your special someone. We notarize the idea of splurging our significant others with chocolates, flowers, wine, and cheese, and stress ourselves out to make sure Valentine’s Day is the most … Continue reading

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Single Barrel and Very Small Batch Bourbon

by Evan Even though I seem to write a lot of these blog posts and do a lot of tastings here at Kensington Wine Market, the tastings themselves usually only fall into three categories. Scotch Malt Whisky Society Outturns each … Continue reading

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Budget Buddies – Wine That Won’t Hurt Your Bottom Line

by Bri Congratulations Calgary! We survived the week of frozen tundra and now we can reward ourselves. Since the holiday season has just passed, certainly I’m not the only one with a tight budget. Therefore, welcome to my Budget Buddies … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada February 2020 Outturn

by Evan February’s time is momentarily here ’cause is the shortest month of the year Even with that day extra tacked on The leap will still be come and gone Time is fluid and perpetually flowing Often I look back … Continue reading

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The Top 25 Selling Spirits of 2019 – KWM’s Whisky Year in Review

by Evan If you have visited our shop before, you can probably assume our best selling whiskies and Single Malt Scotch for the year are going to be a LOT different than your typical shop. We don’t pallet loads of … Continue reading

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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

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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

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