Category Archives: Store

Making Bourbon Great Again, Again, Again

by Evan We recently hosted another sold-out Bourbon/American Whiskey tasting here at KWM. Despite having to put up with me talking about the bottles at these Bourbon tastings, people still seem to be excited about tasting them. This is for … Continue reading

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The Wines of Summer

by Abigail So, summer hasn’t very much felt like summer as of yet. It’s rained, it poured, and it rained some more, but I’m English, so this is a style of summer I’m used to. And for the record, we’re … Continue reading

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Tight Wad: Junk and Juice

by Brianna Wine has a wonderful yet sometimes pretentious reputation to be accompanied with fancy five-course meals or food that is equally expensive. Well if you’re like me sometimes all you want to do is sit in your pj’s watching … Continue reading

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Canadian Whisky Rising

by Evan The Canadian Whisky scene as a whole can be described as three or four Goliaths plus a few dozen or so (with more on the way) Davids. Many of these Davids are up and coming Craft Distilleries, a … Continue reading

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Natural Wine Battle

by Dave At our recent Natural Wine Tasting, we were lucky enough to have Erik Mercier from Juice Imports and Andrew Stewart from Vino al Vino Wine Imports going head to head for 4 rounds of wine vs wine battle. They … Continue reading

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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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A Night in Reims (Champagne Tasting)

by Abigail Champagne is a drink of beauty; It’s delicate, yet unapologetically powerful in its elegance. It’s a wine style that should be celebrated more, any day of the week, not only consumed on special occasions. Champagne became known as … 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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Rum Runnin’

by Shawn Oh boy do I love rum! The rich -and at times unfortunate- history, the variety, the international penetration, and of course the drink itself! Just as I did last time I put on one of these, I wanted … Continue reading

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Scotch Whisky Regions? Really?!

by Curt The whisky regions of Scotland. A subject bound to raise the hackles of whisky geeks. For those less inclined to delve down into the real nitty gritty of the whisky world, the regions become a simple way to … Continue reading

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