Category Archives: Whisky

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada October 2020 Outturn

by Evan I am behind in posting this, so lets get down to it! Here are my thoughts on the October Outturn for the Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada; 82.22 – On the nose: mint, sage, lemons, chamomile. On … Continue reading

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Andrew’s Interview on CBC Calgary’s The Eye Opener – Wednesday September 23rd, 2020

by Evan There has been a social media storm in the whisky world over the past week. The storm started with a certain Panama hat-wearing person naming the Alberta Premium Cask Strength Rye his ‘World Whisky of the Year’. His … Continue reading

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“World Whisky of the Year” Alternatives

by Evan Alberta Premium Cask Strength has been awarded quite a few accolades since it was first released in October of 2019. When it first hit our shelves and we had a chance to taste it, I wrote up my … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada September 2020 Outturn

by Evan I have no movie review or recommendation this time around, so just go ahead and watch Kung Fu Hustle again. And again. And again. Labour Day long weekend has come and gone, and it back to… normal? Who … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada August 2020 Outturn

by Evan Kung Fu Hustle is the best combination of a Martial Arts movie and Looney Tunes Cartoon that has ever been made. In my teens and twenties, I was a bit of a kung fu movie junkie. I loved … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada July 2020 Outturn

by Evan Here we are and it is already July. These “interesting times” we are living through just keep on rolling by, for better or worse. This pandemic has been difficult on us all. This is petty and self-serving, but … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada June 2020 Outturn

by Evan For those of you that have been hiding under a rock (a wise choice) during the Covid-19 pandemic, here are a few important links for your perusal to help get you caught up on the past few months … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada May 2020 Outturn Part 2

by Evan Part 1 of the May 2020 SMWS Outturn can be found here Better late than never is the motto I have been living by recently, as evidenced by how long it has taken me to get May’s SMWS … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada May 2020 Outturn Part 1

by Evan Part Two of the May 2020 Outturn can be found here Month three of Social Distancing is here, but so is part of the SMWS Canada May 2020 Outturn! The release is working a wee bit differently this … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada April 2020 Outturn

by Evan As I write this, it has only been 22 days since I started writing my blog post for the SMWS March 2020 Outturn. That feels like way more than a year ago. I think we all probably feel … Continue reading

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