Category Archives: Whisky

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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Whisky and Chocolate

by Curt I’ve never been super comfortable with the idea of whisky and food pairings. Not because I don’t believe you can find complimentary flavour profiles, but because I don’t think they make the best of bedfellows. Food fights the … 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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Raking Bourbon Great Again!

by Evan Our Kensington Wine Market Bourbon tastings have been very popular over the past year, selling out quickly every time we host one. The upside of this beyond getting to open up new bottles of Bourbon and American Whiskey, is … 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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The 25 Best Selling Whiskies of 2018 – KWM’s Whisky Year in Review

by Evan As we gently dip our toes into a new year, it is both a time to look forward and a time to look back. I cannot tell you all of what 2019 will bring for whisky here at … 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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KWM Advent 2018 Day 24 – Kilchoman 100% Islay KWM Cask 10 Year

by Evan Image courtesy of @frombarreltobottle This bottle may not be an incredible surprise to those of you that have tasted your way through one of our KWM Whisky Advent Calendars in years’ past. We have quite a history of putting … Continue reading

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KWM Advent 2018 Day 23 – First Editions Aberlour 1995 KWM Cask

by Andrew Image courtesy of @frombarreltobottle I had to go back through our records to confirm this, but today’s malt is another first, it is the first time we have featured a whisky from the Aberlour Distillery in any of our … Continue reading

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