Tasting Notes / Bottles by Scotch Malt Whisky Society



SMWS 36.74 - Whiter than White
SMWS 36.74 - Whiter than White

This 36.74 - Whiter than White was tasted at the beginning of the month when I went along to the Scotch Malt Whisky Society's clans and drams opening feast at the vaults in Edinburgh with my good frie

SMWS 37.44 - Elephants Dance Flamenco
SMWS 37.44 - Elephants Dance Flamenco

The first of two Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottling reviews that i'm posting this evening, both from the 10cl bottles which were part of my joining pack. First up the 37.44 Elephants Dance Flamenco (

SMWS 37.56 Sweet Tart and Spicy
SMWS 37.56 Sweet Tart and Spicy

Always loving trying a The Scotch Malt Whisky Society whisky thats from a distillery that i haven't tried single cask whisky from so this 37.56 Sweet Tart and Spicy was a welcome treat.

SMWS 37.81 Orange Turmeric Margarita
SMWS 37.81 Orange Turmeric Margarita

This Scotch Malt Whisky Society 37.81 Orange Turmeric Margarita was tasted as part of the first Whisky Roundtable event.

SMWS 37.86 Juicy and Delightful
SMWS 37.86 Juicy and Delightful

The second of three reviews today of drams from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society march outturn, this is 37.86 Juicy and Delightful .

SMWS 39.90 Complex and Mysterious
SMWS 39.90 Complex and Mysterious

This was tasted as part of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society Glorious 12 Rare Whisky and Game Tapas tasting which i attended with some friends and this was 39.90 Complex and mysterious with Pheasant croq

SMWS 39.92 Dessert Wine & A Smoking Jacket
SMWS 39.92 Dessert Wine & A Smoking Jacket

This Scotch Malt Whisky Society dram came from Ben Cops (@ben_cops) of Bens Whisky Blog who had I had assisted in buying a few bottles,. although he has joined himself now so i'm looking forward to se

SMWS 39.93 - Pork Chops in Red Wine Sauce
SMWS 39.93 - Pork Chops in Red Wine Sauce

From March's Scotch Malt Whisky Society outturn this is 39.93 - Pork Chops in Red Wine Sauce

SMWS 39.94 An Exotic Privilege
SMWS 39.94 An Exotic Privilege

Another from The Scotch Malt Whisky Society whisky for a year selection from this year as April's bottle was this 39.94 An Exotic Privilege .

SMWS 39.99 Springtime in Andalucia
SMWS 39.99 Springtime in Andalucia

Back in the early part of 2014 I stated that i wanted to review 100 The Scotch Malt Whisky Society expressions in 2014, and I thought recently that I wouldn't make it but this 93rd post (thanks to Bar

SMWS 4.167 - Flapjacks and OJ ’s cereal
SMWS 4.167 - Flapjacks and OJ ’s cereal

part of a wee selection of Highland Park whiskies that shows again how god the distillery is and the great choices made by the SMWS

SMWS 4.182 - Slippery Shape Shifter
SMWS 4.182 - Slippery Shape Shifter

Last night was the January Out-turn Preview Tasting at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society on Queen Street and I was lucky enough to head along with my good friends David and Steven to what was a cracker o

SMWS 4.185 - Take me up to the ball game
SMWS 4.185 - Take me up to the ball game

Part of a short series of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottlings this dram, the 4.185 Take me up to the ball game is from the current December 2013 out-turn.

SMWS 4.188 A Ploughmans Picnic
SMWS 4.188 A Ploughmans Picnic

This sample, from my good friend Adrian (@Mynameisgone) from Whisky Chronicle blog, of this The Scotch Malt Whisky Society 4.188 A Ploughman's Picnic i've had for a wee while now and finally getting r

SMWS 4.191 -  A Romp in the Heather
SMWS 4.191 - A Romp in the Heather

This 4.191 - A Romp in the Heather was tasted at the beginning of the month when I went along to the Scotch Malt Whisky Society's clans and drams opening feast at the vaults in Edinburgh with my good

SMWS 4.194 Lip Smacking and Mouth Puckering
SMWS 4.194 Lip Smacking and Mouth Puckering

Back in the early part of 2014 I stated that i wanted to review 100 The Scotch Malt Whisky Society expressions in 2014, and I thought recently that I wouldn't make it but this 98th post

SMWS 4.214 After hours
SMWS 4.214 After hours

Tasted as Part of the Big November List preview evening at Queen street this 4.214 After hours isanother ex bourbon cask from this fabulous distillery that usually use ex sherry and i normally love these.

SMWS 41.58 - Juicy, Juicy, tart and fruity
SMWS 41.58 - Juicy, Juicy, tart and fruity

From March's Scotch Malt Whisky Society outturn this is 41.58 - Juicy, Juicy, tart and fruity

SMWS 41.60 Fun To Chase
SMWS 41.60 Fun To Chase

My first The Scotch Malt Whisky Society review of 2015 and this one is thanks to Barry (@thewhiskyphiles) from the Whisky Philes Blog

SMWS 42.14 Hot Water Bottle
SMWS 42.14 Hot Water Bottle

Back in the early part of 2014 I stated that i wanted to review 100 The Scotch Malt Whisky Society expressions in 2014, and I thought recently that I wouldn't make it but this 96th post