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About Matt Bailey

Matt Bailey is the National Ambassador and Development Manager for the Scotch Malt Whisky Society Australia. He's tirelessly trying to meet every member and share a dram with you all.

STARWARD: Drinker’s World by Chris Middleton

2021-10-05T12:54:37+11:00

Two worlds of STARWARD PART 2: Drinker’s world Selling whisky is the most difficult part of the business, and much more expensive, compared to the mechanical and biological processes involved in the liquid manufacture of [...]

STARWARD: Drinker’s World by Chris Middleton2021-10-05T12:54:37+11:00

Australian Whisky: Aussie Whisky Is Changed Forever…

2021-07-27T09:25:05+10:00

The following article was written by our National Ambassador, Matt Bailey, for the August 2021 Outturn which features our very first Australian whisky bottled by the SMWS. He thinks this is a rather special occasion, [...]

Australian Whisky: Aussie Whisky Is Changed Forever…2021-07-27T09:25:05+10:00

Australian Whisky: Not So Humble Beginnings

2021-07-26T09:14:11+10:00

The following chapter of Australian whisky has been written by Luke McCarthy for our August 2021 Outturn, launching Friday 6 August, in anticipation of Cask 147.1 Jacaranda Jam. This is the first Australian whisky to [...]

Australian Whisky: Not So Humble Beginnings2021-07-26T09:14:11+10:00

Early praise for Cask 147.1 Jacaranda Jam

2021-07-18T20:12:06+10:00

Some early preview tastings have proven that upcoming Cask 147.1 Jacaranda Jam is set to wow members with the cask selection and spirit curation: Renowned wine & spirits reviewer for the Australian Financial Review, Max [...]

Early praise for Cask 147.1 Jacaranda Jam2021-07-18T20:12:06+10:00

Society small-batch single malt hits heights at Ultimate Spirits Challenge

2021-07-13T19:18:41+10:00

The Society’s small-batch Islay Festival bottling Smoky Maritime Hit wins ‘Extraordinary: Ultimate Recommendation’ award in prestigious USC competition. The Scotch Malt Whisky Society’s Islay Festival bottling for the United States, Smoky Maritime Hit, has proved [...]

Society small-batch single malt hits heights at Ultimate Spirits Challenge2021-07-13T19:18:41+10:00

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