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What is the Society?

We are a premier malt whisky appreciation society dedicated to promoting and sharing knowledge of single malt whisky and experiencing all things whisky-related.

Who are the Companions?

We are an eclectic group of ladies and gentlemen who share a common interest in, and a passion for, the malt whiskies of Scotland and the world.

What is our objective?

We aim to encourage, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, a greater awareness of the history and methods of malt whisky distilling.

How is this achieved?

Through regular dinners and tastings at which a number of different malts are presented by knowledgeable members, guest presenters and malt masters or head distillers from other countries.

How is it international?

The Companions of the Quaich is affiliated with other malt whisky societies around the world.

How do I join?

Simply fill out the application form and return it to us with your dues cheque.

Is there an annual fee?

Yes. We charge an annual membership fee of $50.

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Membership benefits – Vancouver Chapter

  • 3 to 5 whisky tastings per year
  • Learn about whisky from guest speakers
  • Exclusive, members-only whisky bottlings
  • 5% discount and 5% points at Legacy Liquor in Vancouver
  • 10% discount at Kensington Wine Market
  • Invitations to special events