Scotch Malt Whisky Society Membership offer

The offer

Just to remind everyone, the Scotch Malt Whisky Society have a great offer running for readers of Edinburgh Whisky Blog. If you sign up as a member by following the instructions below, not only will you get your membership pack with four mini bottles of Society Whisky, you will also get a free bottle. The free bottle Lucas and I chose is a 22 year old Highland Single Malt (worth £65.40). Personal Membership cost is £100.

Just follow these (hopefully) simple instructions below:

Exclusive Membership with bottle offer: 77.20 Honeysuckle, jasmine and fern. Normally £65.40.

The nose had elements of putty, plasticine and poster paints, then perfumes of honeysuckle, jasmine, fern and sweet dessert wine. It also boasted sweetness (toffee, poached pears, sponge fingers, vanilla, crystallised flowers on cake) and distant smoke. The palate was floral (honeysuckle, lilies), with peach stones, cold tea and tarragon, yet with reverberating heat. The second nose, still floral, perfumed and sweet, had hints of peach, honey and euthymol toothpaste. The delicious peaches and honey combination persisted into the reduced palate, along with salty ham and mustard. A rich and rewarding dram from the distillery near a hammer shaped hill.

Colour: Buttercup sparkle
Date distilled: Aug 1987
Cask: Refill ex-bourbon hogshead
Alcohol: 55.6%
Age: 22 years
Outturn: 281
Drinking tip: Waiting for a summer barbecue to produce results


Link to use:

Will take your to a specially created landing page


How to get the free bottle:

Click on the ‘Join now’ button, this will open the membership page where you can select which SMWS membership you would like. Click on ‘Full details’.


Then add membership to basket (offer applies to all membership types, including membership with additional cardholder)


Basket page: Enter ‘FREEWHISKY2′ into the promotional code box, click the ‘redeem’ button and a bottle of 77.20 will appear in the user’s basket for free. You should then click on the ‘checkout’ button and continue with the rest of the registration process.


We would love to hear if you sign up and how your society experience is. Please ping us an email with your thoughts. We always like to hear how you folks are doing.


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