A unique experience!

Win a trip to Scotland from 15 to 17 February 2023

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the SMWS, the Society will invite a small number of members to The Vaults in Edinburgh to take part in a special tasting and select the “Gathering” casks for 2023! A member from Switzerland and a companion will also be invited on a free trip to Scotland.

The prize includes

  • Flight from Switzerland to Edinburgh for 2 people
  • 2 nights in a double room in a hotel in Edinburgh
  • Visit to “The Vaults”, the birthplace of the Society
  • Sensory experience and training in cask selection
  • Selection and writing of tasting notes for the bottlings of THE Gathering 2023
  • Visit of the Members’ Rooms in Edinburgh and Glasgow
  • Meeting and sharing experiences with members from around the world

We are on the lookout for our most wayward members. To take part, fill in our entry form and tell us about your favourite whisky adventure. Have you made a pilgrimage to The Vaults? Shared a whisky epiphany with fellow whisky lovers? Share your story with us and you might win this once-in-a-lifetime whisky adventure!

Conditions of participation

  • Participation for SMWS members only
  • Closing date for entries: 2 January 2023
  • Drawing of the winner: 13 January 2023 on the occasion of the Burns Supper in Erlinsbach
  • Announcement of winner: 14 January 2023
  • Winner must confirm travel by 16 January.

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