Fèis Ìle 2009: Kilchoman Programme announced

The Kilchoman Open Day at this year’s Fèis Ìle 2009 will be 28 May. Today the distillery presented the following programme:

Fèis Ìle 2009 – Week

General Distillery tours – Will be available during the week from Monday to saturday at 11am and 3pm.

Managers Tour – Monday 25th to Friday 29th @ 9.30am

Take a tour and tasting in the warehouse with Malcolm Rennie (cost – £15.00 per person)

EXCLUSIVE: During Fèis Ìle people will be given the opportunity to reserve a bottle of our first malt release, which will be available from September 2009.  This is a special offer to those who visit the distillery.

Kilchoman Distillery Open Day – Thursday the 28th of May 2009

9.30am – Managers Tour (as above) 

10.30/11.15am – General Distillery tours (cost £3.50 per person)

11.30 – Bar and BBQ.  The café will also be open serving teas/coffee and homemade cakes.


This is an exclusive bottling from the very first cask filled at the distillery (14th of December 2005).  This unique bottle will come with its own design, never to be repeated. More details to follow.

2.30pm – Talk and Tasting with Dr Jim Swan

Join Jim in our warehouse where you will get the chance to taste various expressions of Kilchoman form spirit to malt. (Cost – £20 per person; limited spaces available, booking in advance advisable)

3.30pm – Managers tour as above (please book to avoid disappointment)

The Berry Riggers  – will be playing live traditional/folk music  throughout the day.

Please contact us to book any of the above events either by email to shop@kilchomandistillery.com or phone Laura or Kathy – 01496 850 011