Sampling whisky at Kilchoman, Islay, Scotland

This morning, we departed our lodgings in Bowmore and embarked on a trip as follows:

  • First to Kilchoman Distillery. Here we joined the 10.00 am tour led by a very able guide. Kilchoman is the youngest and smallest distillery on Islay having commenced production in 2005 and now produces about 140, 000 litres of spirit p.a.This distillery is very traditional, being based on ¬†a working farm, has its own maltings floor and sources about 30 pct of required barley from own fields with balance from Port Ellen Maltings on Islay.

Sampling from Mash Tun at Kilchoman Distillery, Scotland

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