Explore the Beauty of Scotland
with the Single Malt Society

Join our 8-day exploration of Scotland’s rich history, unique culture, and exquisite beauty 

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St. Louis' Premier Scotch Club

Now in our twelfth year of exploring the wonders of scotch whisky

NO
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! NEWBIES ARE WELCOME!
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ABOUT US

The  Society was founded with one simple mission: to learn about single malt scotch in a fun and informal setting.

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HISTORY

The Society has evolved since our first session of 17 charter members, meeting at a liquor store backroom.

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TESTIMONIALS

Hundreds of members have enjoyed the camaraderie of the Society. Read what some of them have to say about the club.

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SESSIONS

Enjoy specially-curated bottle lineups and multimedia session themes. We've sampled over 450 bottles since our 2009 founding.

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RECOGNITION

The Society has been featured in Whisky Advocate magazine's Tasting Club edition, and the Inside the Cask drinks blog.

THE LATEST INFO

Upcoming Regular Session:

INDEPENDENT BOTTLES

In-Person: Oct 11 @ 6:30p

Virtual: Oct 25 @ 7:00p

REGULAR SESSION: PART OF 2022 SCHEDULE

Upcoming BONUS Session:

PUTTING ON THE RITZ

In-Person: Sept 13 @ 6:30p

Virtual: Sept 27 @ 7:00p

OPTIONAL ADDED FEE BONUS SESSION, MORE INFO HERE

Now one of the largest scotch clubs in the country, the Single Malt Society offers a fun and informal setting, never snooty or pretentious. So whether you're a scotch veteran, or just beginning to investigate the many wonders of scotch, there's a place for you in the club.
NOTE: SESSIONS ARE TRANSITIONING BACK TOWARD IN-PERSON MEETINGS. MEMBERS OPTING FOR IN-HOME VIRTUAL SESSIONS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH SAMPLE KITS.
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FEATURED IN THE WHISKY ADVOCATE  TASTING CLUB GUIDE AND INSIDE THE CASK INTERNATIONAL DRINKS BLOG

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Each regular club meeting features a fun session theme, a specially-selected lineup of bottles, tasting notes, and a multimedia presentation.

2022 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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This new session theme will feature a crash course in five different types of scotch whisky, how they're made, and why they're all so different. 

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GROUP ONE: TUES, JAN 4

GROUP TWO: TUES, JAN 11

Perhaps the club's favorite theme! We'll have extensive tasting notes about our mystery  lineup, and see how adept we are at guessing what we're tasting.

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GROUP ONE: TUES, MAR 22

GROUP TWO: TUES, MAR 8

One of our most popular sessions! Many members haven't been exposed to some great bottles sampled in years past. At this event, we'll bring back some of those classics.

IN-PERSON: JUNE 21 @ 6:30 PM

VIRTUAL: JUNE 28 @ 7 PM

IN-PERSON SESSIONS BEGIN AT 6:30 PM     VIRTUAL SESSIONS BEGIN AT 7:00 PM

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Ahoy! It's time for our bi-annual visit to Scotland's whisky-making isles! We'll feature a lineup of malts with distinctly maritime influences.

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IN-PERSON: AUG 16  @ 6:30 PM

VIRTUAL: AUG 23 @ 7 PM

We'll explore the exciting world of independent bottlers, giving us a chance to try some brands that are otherwise hard to get your hands on.

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IN-PERSON: OCT 11 @ 6:30 PM

VIRTUAL: OCT 25 @ 7 PM

Plus Optional Bonus Sessions throughout the season.

PUTTING ON THE RITZ

IN-PERSON: SEPT 13 @ 6:30 PM

VIRTUAL: SEPT 27 @ 7 PM

PLUS: NEW THIS SEASON!

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One of the bottles at regular sessions will hail from somewhere in the world other than Scotland! More and more countries are getting into the whisky game, and it should be fun to explore some of these interesting and exotic bottles.