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The wonder of wood and other adventures

It’s mission impossible to keep all of the people – or in our case, all of our members – happy all of the time, but we like to give it our best shot. That means offering up as wide a range of whiskies as we can, and using different cask types to mature it. By the most recent count, the Society’s warehouse is home to whiskies from more than 130 distilleries; these are maturing in 65 types of casks, whether that’s different species of oak, different levels of toasting, or in the different kinds of wine or spirit they previously contained – enough to provide endless choice and variety for the society’s passionate and adventurous members.

Strikingly different …

As whisky lovers, we try again and again to remember new impressions of different types of whisky. It’s not just about knowing where it comes from but about assigning individual characters. At first, such a listing might start with criteria, such as – peaty malts coming from Islay, sweet honey and vanilla coming from Speyside, …

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Outturn: February 2019

A sensory revelation: Quench your thirst for knowledge and new discoveries, our colourful collection of single casks is a revelation for the senses.

Outturn: Zum Teilen gemacht

Etwas für jeden Geschmack Es ist nicht mehr lange hin … also machen Sie sich schon einmal Gedanken, bei welchem guten Tropfen Sie es sich während der Festtage gemütlich machen wollen – oder finden Sie das perfekte Geschenk für den Whiskyliebhaber in ihrem Freundes- und Familienkreis. Nach meiner Ansicht ist bei dieser umfassenden Auswahl für …

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Outturn: Up, up and away!

A lifetime of Whisky adventure 35 years old? That makes the Society (slightly) older than me, but it’s an organisation that has shaped both my personal whisky journey and my life. Even as a student I was exploring the world of whisky, spending my summer holidays working in a local whisky shop and starting to …

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Event: Burns Supper 18. & 19.01.2019

Special Event Enjoy a Scottish evening in honor of their national poet Robert Burns. Our master of ceremonies Robin Laing leads with poems and songs through the evening including bagpipe player. The price includes: entertainment, aperitif, three-course menu with lots of “Haggis, Tatties and Neeps”, mineral water and coffee / tea. Reservations are required for …

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