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Sunday 18 July 2010

Islay Boat Tasting: Member Review

Ratty was understating it when he extols to mole: "there is NOTHING--absolute nothing--half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats. Simply messing..." he missed out of course; boats and London, June evening sun and sky, old and new friends, and .... 5 whiskies - not only 5 of our very own society whisky but 5 of the seven, nay eight, Islay whiskies - OK I'll have to say it "I thought I had died and gone to heaven!"

Friday 02 July 2010

Sit back and surf the whisky web

If you like to peruse the whisky world on the web, you'll be pleased to know that the Society now features prominently on

Friday 02 July 2010

New sites for branches in the US and India

The American and Indian branches of the Society has a new look website.

Friday 02 July 2010

Extra SMWS Fun

Bottle of the week recommendations, lively online discussions, whisky-related recipe suggestions, previously unseen photographs...

Friday 02 July 2010

Best bar none

Elegant, luxurious and unpretentious – the award-winning Hotel du Vin and its sister company Malmaison are a perfect fit with the Society.

Friday 02 July 2010

Taste of things to come in London

Visitors to our Mmebers' Rooms at 19 Greville Street in London will have spotted a new face with the arrival of new venue manager Joe McGirr.

Friday 02 July 2010

2010 Edinburgh Festival Programme

As the streets of Edinburgh run wild with Festival fever, cool off and recharge your batteries with special tastings at The Vaults and 28 Queen Street.

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