Kilchoman is one of currently nine producing whisky distilleries on the Scottish Hebridean island of Islay. Whisky lovers all over the world associate the name Islay primarily with heavily peaty whiskies. For friends of this type of whisky, including the makers of this website, Islay is literally whisky heaven. Every year tens of thousands of whisky fans visit the island and its distilleries to sample their favourite drops on the spot.

The Kilchoman distillery is one of the youngest on the island. When it went into production in 2005 it was the first new whisky distillery on Islay in 124 years. With this distillery, founder and owner Anthony Wills wanted to continue the concept of a farm distillery, as it had been common in Scotland for centuries. More

2021/02/13 – Ruby Port [Quarter] Cask Finish for Bresser & Timmer announced

The Dutch Kilchoman importer Bresser & Timmer recently announced the first Kilchoman Ruby Port Quarter Cask release for the Netherlands. As we have reported on several occasions, finishings in small Portwine quarter casks have been one of the Kilchoman novelties of 2020. First launched in the 2nd half of 2020, only around half a dozen of these bottlings have appeared […]

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2021/02/06 – USA Small Batch No. 4 announced

The US Kilchoman importer ImpEx Beverages announced yesterday the release of USA Small Batch No. 4. So while only one or two Small Batch releases have been released in each of most Kilchoman sales markets around the world, there will be soon four in the USA. As repeatedly reported, the Small Batch Releases are basically Machir Bay vattings at 46% […]

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2021/01/28 – Kilchoman resumed shipping to EU countries

Due to the transport uncertainties associated with the approaching Brexit, the Kilchoman distillery, similar to many other distilleries and British online shops, had suspended shipments to EU countries at the end of last year.Now, deliveries via the Kilchoman online shop have resumed.EU citizens can now again purchase exclusive bottlings, tasting packs for online tastings, etc. and look forward to the […]

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