Tasting #48: SMWS March Preview


On Wednesday, March 4th, the Saratoga Whiskey Club had its 48th tasting. This tasting’s focus was the new release of March whiskies from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society. We had 8 different releases to taste from. It was a great tasting of whisky from so many different distilleries with individual tasting profiles.

Here is what we tasted:

  • SMWS 71.66 ‘Farmyard feedback loop’ Glenburgie 7 Year
  • SMWS 55.57 ‘Digging up ginger’ Royal Brackla 10 Year
  • SMWS 6.32 ‘Knickerbockers at a wedding’ Glen Deveron (Macduff) 12 Year
  • SMWS 72.79 ‘Chocolate Bourbons’ Miltonduff 11 Year
  • SMWS 44.116 ‘Pirate ship in a storm’ Craigellachie 8 Year
  • SMWS 46.84 ‘Sipping from a velvet Tardis’ Glenlossie 17 Year
  • SMWS 93.119 ‘Charcoal in a honeypot’ Glen Scotia 11 Year
  • SMWS 16.42 ‘Top note of covfefe’ Glenturret 9 Year

30 members were in attendance for this tasting.