Monthly Archives: October 2013

Kensington Wine Market Whisky Week(s) Coming Up!

Autumn is in full swing, the leaves are falling, the weather has started to turn and Scotch whisky brand ambassadors are stirring from their summer vacations. Legend has it that if they don’t see their shadow (more often than not) … Continue reading

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2014 Calgary MS Whisky Festival Tickets Now On Sale!

On Thursday January 16 2014 whisky lovers will be swarming the Epcor Center in Calgary for the 3rd Annual Calgary MS Whisky Festival. Last year we had a dozen Brand Ambassadors, 25 different stations and more than 150 whiskies on … Continue reading

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Whisk(e)y Americano Tasting w/ Hunter Sullivan on Thursday!

Our own Hunter Sullivan is putting on a special American whiskey tasting this Thursday at Kensington Wine Market. While Bourbon is an American whiskey style, not all American whisk(e)y is Bourbon! There is Tennessee Whiskey, Straight Rye, Corn Whiskey, White … Continue reading

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Whisky Advent Calendars More Than 2/3 Pre-Sold

Kensington Wine Market’s exclusive Whisky Advent Calendars are already 2/3 Pre- Sold. They are expected to arrive later this month, or early next. This is this year’s hottest gift idea, and they will sell out. Don’t delay in pre-ordering yours … Continue reading

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Sale Today at Kensington Wine Market

Who doesn’t love a sale. Help us celebrate this Thanksgiving Weekend by vsiting us for a store chock full of savings. Our focus is on Canadian wines. Your Thanksgiving Weekend and special dinners will be well served by these offerings. Sale prices … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society Canada October 2013 Outturn

Tonight’s release of single malts included six single malts and a grain whisky from Scotland. All showed well and were popular, but my personal favourites were the Duirach 31.23 and the sherried Speysider 24.124. The two Ileachs (29.126 and 53.169) … Continue reading

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