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KILCHOMAN      New Spirit  63,5  %       INFO                               
THE  TRUE  ISLAY
TRADITION
Bottled at Full Strenght
Barley Variety: Optic
Peating Level: 50
Distillation Date: 25.7.07
Cask Type: Bourbon
Bottling Date: 3.8.07
5 cl Bottle
KILCHOMAN     

New Spirit  
63,5  %      INFO                              
THE  TRUE  ISLAY KILKERRAN                        
46 %      INFO                                                      
Single Malt Scotch Whisky
DISTILLED  AT  GLENGYLE
DISTILLERY  CAMPBELTOWN
WORK  IN  PROGRESS
Matured in Oak
Not Chill Filtered
No added Colouring
Mitchell's Glengyle Ltd, Campbeltown
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
KILKERRAN   
46 % INFO;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
DISTILLED  AT                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
GLENGYLE  DISTILLERY                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
WORK  IN  PROGRESS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
BATCH  III                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
Matured in Oa                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
Not  Chill Filtered                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
No added Colouring                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Glengyle Distillery, Campbeltown
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
KILKERRAN    
46 % INFO:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
DISTILLED  AT                                                                                                                                                                         
GLENGYLE  DISTILLERY                                                                                                                                                                                 
WORK  IN  PROGESS                                                                                                                                                                    
BATCH  IV                                                                                                                                                                                 
Matured in Oak                                                                                                                                                                             
Not Chill Filtered                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
No added Colouring                                                                                                                                                                                  
Glengyle Distillery, Campbeltown
          
GLENGYLE  DISTILLERY
46 % INFO
WORK  IN  PROGRESS
W I P  5
Matured in oak
BOURBON  WOOD
Not chill filtered
No added colouring
Distilled at Glengyle Distillery,
Campbeltown

KILKERRAN  
46 % INFO                      
GLENGYLE  DISTILLERY
WORK  IN  PROGRESS
W I P  5
Matured in oak
SHERRY  WOOD
Not chill filtered
No added colouring
Distilled at Glengyle Distillery,
Campbeltown
TRADITION
Bottled at Full Strenght
Barley Variety: Optic
Peating Level: 50
Distillation Date: 25.7.07
Cask Type: Bourbon
Bottling Date: 3.8.07
5 cl Bottle
Distilled and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Isle of Islay

KILCHOMAN   
3 years old   
46 %  INFO
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  
SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY's   FARM  DISTILLERY
Kilchoman Distillery Uniquely Islay
SPRING  2 0 1 0  RELEASE
THIRD  RELEASE
Aged for 3 years in fresh bourbon barrels
oloroso sherry butts
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, Matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman - Islay Farm Distillery, Isle of Islay

KILCHOMAN  
3 years old
46 %        INFO
ISLAY's  FARM  DISTILLERY
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT
SCOTCH  WHISKY
Kilchoman Distillery Uniquely Islay
SUMMER  2 0 1 0  RELEASE
Non Chill Filtered - Natural Colour
Distilled, matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN    
SHERRY CASK RELEASE INFO
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT
SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY'S  FARM  DISTILLERY
FIRST  SHERRY  CASK MATURED
RELEASE  FROM  KILCHOMAN
IT  HAS BEEN MATURED FOR
4.5 YEARS IN OLOROSO SHERRY  BUTTS

2012
UNIQUELY  ISLAY
Non chill filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, matured and bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN   
50 % INFO:    
1 0 0  %  ISLAY  RELEASE UNIQUELY  ISLAY   
2  N D  EDITION                                            
ISLAY' s  FARM  DISTILLERY                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky                                                                                     
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
Distilled, Matured and Bottled at Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN INFO
over 3 years old
50 %
Islay Farm Distillery
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
INAUGURAL 1 0 0 %  ISLAY
Uniquely Islay
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, matured and Bottled at Kilchoman Distillery, Islay.
John MacLellan       Distillery Manager
Dr. James Swan      Whisky Consultant
Aged in fresh and refill Bourbon barrels

KILCHOMAN INFO
Aged  5 years  
59.2 %                            
SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY
FROM  A  SINGLE  CASK
Date Distilled: 1st July 2009
Cask Type: First Fill Barrel / ex Bourbon
Society Single Cask No: Code 129.5
Outturn: One of only 257 Bottles
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society,
The Vaults, Leith, Edinburgh
"Some like it hot! "

KILCHOMAN INFO
46 %                                                                                
MACHIR  BAY
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY' S   FARM  DISTILLERY
2  0 1 5
UNIQUELY  ISLAY
Non chill filtered
Natural colour
Distilled, matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN
46  %                                                                   
LOCH  GORM INFO
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY' S  FARM  DISTILLERY
Distilled: 2010
SHERRY  CASK  RELEASE
Bottled: 2015
UNIQUELY  islay
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, Matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN INFO
Established 2005
46  %                                                                
SANAIG
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY  
ISLAY' S  FARM  DISTILLERY
UNIQUELY  ISLAY
2 0 1 5
Non chill filtered
Natural colour
Distilled, matured and bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN INFO
50 %   
Over 5 year old                                                           
THE  5TH   EDITION
100 %  ISLAY

ISLAY's  FARM  DISTILLERY
Matured in fresh - and refill Bourbon Barrels
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay
                                                                                
KILCHOMAN INFO
63. 7 %
Over 5 years old                                                           
ISLAY's   FARM  DISTILLERY
Islay Single malt Scotch Whisky
Distiilation Date: 29.6.2010
Bottle Date: 12.8.2015
CASK  STRENGHT
SINGLE  BOURBON  CASK
Case 323 / number 2010
239 Numbered Bottles
Selected and Bottled  for Bresser & Timmer.NL
SINGLE  CASK  RELEASE
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

Colour: Golden hay
Nose: soft fruits, citrus notes with a sweet smoky aroma
Palate: Subtle creamy vanilla and ripe fruit with a burst of smoke
The finish is long, clean and sweet.

Distilled and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Isle of Islay

KILCHOMAN   3 years old   46 %  INFO
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  
SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY's   FARM  DISTILLERY
Kilchoman Distillery Uniquely Islay
SPRING  2 0 1 0  RELEASE
THIRD  RELEASE
Aged for 3 years in fresh bourbon barrels
oloroso sherry butts
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, Matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman - Islay Farm Distillery, Isle of Islay

KILCHOMAN  3 years old 46 %         INFO
ISLAY's  FARM  DISTILLERY
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT
SCOTCH  WHISKY
Kilchoman Distillery Uniquely Islay
SUMMER  2 0 1 0  RELEASE
Non Chill Filtered - Natural Colour
Distilled, matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN    SHERRY  CASK  RELEASE  INFO
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT
SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY'S  FARM  DISTILLERY
FIRST  SHERRY  CASK MATURED
RELEASE  FROM  KILCHOMAN
IT  HAS BEEN MATURED FOR
4.5 YEARS IN OLOROSO SHERRY  BUTTS
2012
UNIQUELY  ISLAY
Non chill filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, matured and bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN   50 % INFO:                                                                                                                                                                             

1 0 0  %  ISLAY  RELEASE                                                                                                                                                          

UNIQUELY  ISLAY                                                                                                                                                                                          

2  N D  EDITION                                                                                                                                                                               

ISLAY' s  FARM  DISTILLERY                                                                                                                                                                             

Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky                                                                                                                                                                            

Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Distilled, Matured and Bottled at                                                                                                                                                       

Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

 KILCHOMAN INFO                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Islay Farm Distillery                                                                                                                                                                                                       

slay Single Malt Scotch Whisky                                                                                                                                                                                  

Non Chill Filtered                                                                                                                                                                                                              

Natural Colour                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Distilled, matured and Bottled at Kilchoman Distillery,   Islay.

John MacLellan       Distillery Manager
Dr. James Swan      Whisky Consultant
Aged in fresh and refill Bourbon barrels

KILCHOMAN INFO
Aged  5 years  59.2 %                             
SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY
FROM  A  SINGLE  CASK
Date Distilled: 1st July 2009
Cask Type: First Fill Barrel / ex Bourbon
Society Single Cask No: Code 129.5
Outturn: One of only 257 Bottles
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society,
The Vaults, Leith, Edinburgh
"Some like it hot! "

KILCHOMAN INFO
46 %                                                                                 
MACHIR  BAY
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY' S   FARM  DISTILLERY
( 2  0 1 5 )
UNIQUELY  ISLAY
Non chill filtered
Natural colour
Distilled, matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN
46  %                                                                    
LOCH  GORM INFO
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY' S  FARM  DISTILLERY
Distilled: 2010
SHERRY  CASK  RELEASE
Bottled: 2015
UNIQUELY  islay
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, Matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay


KILCHOMAN INFO
Established 2005
46  %                                                                 
SANAIG
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY  
ISLAY' S  FARM  DISTILLERY
UNIQUELY  ISLAY
( 2 0 1 5)
Non chill filtered
Natural colour
Distilled, matured and bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay


KILCHOMAN INFO
50 %   
Over 5 year old                                                           
THE  5TH   EDITION
100 %  ISLAY
ISLAY's  FARM  DISTILLERY
Matured in fresh - and refill Bourbon Barrels
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

                                                                                             
KILCHOMAN INFO
63. 7 %
Over 5 years old                                                           
ISLAY's   FARM  DISTILLERY
Islay Single malt Scotch Whisky
Distiilation Date: 29.6.2010
Bottle Date: 12.8.2015
CASK  STRENGHT
SINGLE  BOURBON  CASK
Case 323 / number 2010
239 Numbered Bottles
Selected and Bottled  for Bresser & Timmer.NL
SINGLE  CASK  RELEASE
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

Colour: Golden hay
Nose: soft fruits, citrus notes with a sweet smoky aroma
Palate: Subtle creamy vanilla and ripe fruit with a burst of smoke
The finish is long, clean and sweet.

I s l a y

T h e  K i l d a l t o n  D i s t i l l e r i e s

KILCHOMAN   (2005

Kilchoman werd op 3 Juni 2005 opgestart, het is de eerste distilleerderij die wordt
geopend sinds Malt Mill, in de Lagavulin distilleerderij werd opgestart in 1908

De distilleerderij is gelegen aan de westkust van Islay, dichtbij de Machir Bay en
het beroemde Celtic Cross, dat dateert van A.D. 1400.
KILCHOMAN     



Kilchoman is gevestigd op de Rockside Farm van Mark French, die al 25 jaar boert
op Islay en zocht naar mogelijkheden om zijn bedrijfje een breder draagvlak te geven,
onder de merknaam Islay Fine Food verkoopt hij gerookt rund- en lamsvlees, en zijn
vrouw Rohaise verzorgd tochten met een huifkar over het eiland.

Op de boerderij groeit het gerst, nodig voor het distileren, terwijl het residu, dat na
het distilleren overblijft gebruikt wordt als voer voor zijn koeien en schapen

Kilchoman kwam mede tot stand dank zij de langdurige vriendschap van Mark French
Met Anthony Wills te Argyllshire, eigenaar van Liquid Gold Enterprises, een firma
die zich specialiseert in Single Cask bottelingen

Anthony Wills had eerder geprobeerd Glen Scotia in Campbeltown over te nemen, maar
dat was te kostbaar

Ze zijn er in geslaagd Jim Swan, eerder betrokken bij Blackwood Distillery op Shetland
en Gwalia in Wales en John McDougall, legendarisch in de Schotse Whisky industrie
vanwege zijn betrokkenheid bij niet minder dan 19 distilleerderijen, waarbij Laphroaig
en Springbank

Men verkreeg ook assistentie van Ron Gibson, chemisch ingenieur te Girvan in Ayrshire,
eerder werkzaam bij William Grant & Sons Ltd  en verantwoordelijk voor het ontwerp
van de Grain distilleerderij te Girvan, van William Grant & Sons Ltd

Kilchoman is genoemd  naar een gehucht dichtbij de distilleerderij, Kil is kerk, Choman
is heilige in het Keltisch

Er staan een Wash Still van 2700 liter, een Spirit Still  van 1500 liter en twee Washbacks
van roestvrij staal

Het water dat wordt gebruikt voor het weken, brouwen en koelen komt van één bron:
Allt Gleann Osamail, een kunstmatig meertje dat het water opvangt dat komt van de
heuvels Cnoc Dubh, Cnoc na h-Uamha en Air Liath, gelegen achter Bruichladdich.

De ketels komen van de legendarische ketelbouwers Forsyths te Rothes

Er wordt niet meer dan 35000 liter spirit geproduceerd, oplopend tot 90000 liter in
de toekomst.

De stichtingskosten bedragen 900.000 Engelse ponden

De eerste whisky wordt gelagerd in Bourbon vaten

Er wordt ook geexperimenteerd met andere vaten, en verschillende Peat levels.

Men mout zelf, maar er wordt ook gemoute gerst van Port Ellen betrokken

Op 12 Februari 2006 brak er brand uit, maar de schade bleef beperkt

Er is een bezoekerscentrum, koffieshop, en souvenierverkoop

Capaciteit : 90.000 liter

Kilchoan is een boederij distilleerderij; de gerst komt van de Rockside Farm, en er wordt
gemout, gedistilleerd, gelagerd en gebotteld ter plekke

De machinerie bestaat uit een mash tun, vier r.v.s. wash backs, een eash still van 2700 liter,
een spirit still van 500 liter

De gisting duurt 100 uur, 40 %  van de behoefte wordt ter plekker gemout, de rest komt van
Port Ellen

De mout heeft een phenolpercentage van 25 - 30 ppm, terwijl de mout van Port Ellen hetzelfde percentage heeft als Ardbeg

Lagering vindt plaats in op de boerderij in lagerpakhuizen (Dunnage) = met een aarden vloer

Kapaciteit van de lagerpakhuizen is 600 vaten

De 95.000 liter spirit lagert in 630 Bourbon- en 40 Shery vaten

De flessen met whisky gemaakt van mout van Port Ellen krijgen de vermelding Kilchoan,
de flessen met whisky met mout van de eigen mouterij krijgen de vermelding Kichoan
100 % Islay

KILCHOMAN (3rd June 2005


Facts:

x     Barley is Grown at the Distillery
x     Malted on a Malt Floor at the Distillery
x     Peated to an average of 45 ppm  (parts of million of phenols)
x     Distilled and Matured at the Distillery
x     The New Spirit is Filled into a Combination of Fresh Bourbon Barrels, from Buffalo
      Trace Distillery, Kentucky, Fresh Oloroso Sherry Butts, as well as carefully selected
      Refill Bourbon Barrels
x     When Mature our Malt will be Bottled at the Distillery
x     The First Bottling will take place in 2009 (3 years of age)
x     A visitor centr, shop and café are also part of the distillery operation. The shop sells
      a range of Kilchoman merchandise, miniatures of Kilchoman 'New Spirit'a limited
      edition release of an Islay Single Cask Malt under the Macbeatha brand, and a superb
      range of gifts. The café offers delicious homemade soups, paninis, cakes, coffees, teas
      and other refreshments


Rockside Farm, Bruichladdich , Isle of Islay, Argyll P A 49  7  U T

KILCHOMAN

2002   Planning starts in 2002
2005   Production starts in June
2006   A fire breaks out in the kiln                                                                                                                                                                             

causing a few weeks production stop                                                                                                                                                      

but malting has to cease
2007  Kilchoman is expanded with                                                                                                                                                                                 

two wash backs
2009  9th  September  the first 3 year                                                                                                                                                                          

old single malt is released followed                                                                                                                                                                      

by a second release
2010 Three new releases and the                                                                                                                                                              

introduction of the United States market                                                                                                                                                                         

MacLellan comes over from                                                                                                                                                     

Bunnahabhain to become                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

General Manager
2011  Kilchoman 100 % Islay is                                                                                                                                                        

released, and a 4- and 5 year old.

KILCHOMAN     
New Spirit  
63,5  %      INFO                              
THE  TRUE  ISLAY
TRADITION
Bottled at Full Strenght
Barley Variety: Optic
Peating Level: 50
Distillation Date: 25.7.07
Cask Type: Bourbon
Bottling Date: 3.8.07
5 cl Bottle
Distilled and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Isle of Islay

KILCHOMAN   
3 years old   
46 %  INFO
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  
SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY's   FARM  DISTILLERY
Kilchoman Distillery Uniquely Islay
SPRING  2 0 1 0  RELEASE
THIRD  RELEASE
Aged for 3 years in fresh bourbon barrels
oloroso sherry butts
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, Matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman - Islay Farm Distillery, Isle of Islay

KILCHOMAN  
3 years old
46 %        INFO
ISLAY's  FARM  DISTILLERY
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT
SCOTCH  WHISKY
Kilchoman Distillery Uniquely Islay
SUMMER  2 0 1 0  RELEASE
Non Chill Filtered - Natural Colour
Distilled, matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN    
SHERRY CASK RELEASE INFO
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT
SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY'S  FARM  DISTILLERY
FIRST  SHERRY  CASK MATURED
RELEASE  FROM  KILCHOMAN
IT  HAS BEEN MATURED FOR
4.5 YEARS IN OLOROSO SHERRY  BUTTS

2012
UNIQUELY  ISLAY
Non chill filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, matured and bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN   
50 % INFO:    
1 0 0  %  ISLAY  RELEASE UNIQUELY  ISLAY   
2  N D  EDITION                                            
ISLAY' s  FARM  DISTILLERY                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky                                                                                     
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
Distilled, Matured and Bottled at Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN INFO
over 3 years old
50 %
Islay Farm Distillery
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
INAUGURAL 1 0 0 %  ISLAY
Uniquely Islay
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, matured and Bottled at Kilchoman Distillery, Islay.
John MacLellan       Distillery Manager
Dr. James Swan      Whisky Consultant
Aged in fresh and refill Bourbon barrels

KILCHOMAN INFO
Aged  5 years  
59.2 %                            
SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY
FROM  A  SINGLE  CASK
Date Distilled: 1st July 2009
Cask Type: First Fill Barrel / ex Bourbon
Society Single Cask No: Code 129.5
Outturn: One of only 257 Bottles
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society,
The Vaults, Leith, Edinburgh
"Some like it hot! "

KILCHOMAN INFO
46 %                                                                                
MACHIR  BAY
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY' S   FARM  DISTILLERY
2  0 1 5
UNIQUELY  ISLAY
Non chill filtered
Natural colour
Distilled, matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN
46  %                                                                   
LOCH  GORM INFO
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY
ISLAY' S  FARM  DISTILLERY
Distilled: 2010
SHERRY  CASK  RELEASE
Bottled: 2015
UNIQUELY  islay
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Distilled, Matured and Bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN INFO
Established 2005
46  %                                                                
SANAIG
ISLAY  SINGLE  MALT  SCOTCH  WHISKY  
ISLAY' S  FARM  DISTILLERY
UNIQUELY  ISLAY
2 0 1 5
Non chill filtered
Natural colour
Distilled, matured and bottled by
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

KILCHOMAN INFO
50 %   
Over 5 year old                                                           
THE  5TH   EDITION
100 %  ISLAY

ISLAY's  FARM  DISTILLERY
Matured in fresh - and refill Bourbon Barrels
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Non Chill Filtered
Natural Colour
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay
                                                                                
KILCHOMAN INFO
63. 7 %
Over 5 years old                                                           
ISLAY's   FARM  DISTILLERY
Islay Single malt Scotch Whisky
Distiilation Date: 29.6.2010
Bottle Date: 12.8.2015
CASK  STRENGHT
SINGLE  BOURBON  CASK
Case 323 / number 2010
239 Numbered Bottles
Selected and Bottled  for Bresser & Timmer.NL
SINGLE  CASK  RELEASE
Kilchoman Distillery, Islay

Colour: Golden hay
Nose: soft fruits, citrus notes with a sweet smoky aroma
Palate: Subtle creamy vanilla and ripe fruit with a burst of smoke
The finish is long, clean and sweet.

Kilchoman's new warehouse


15 November, 2013

Islay's independent farm distillery, Kilchoman, has built a new warehouse to hold more than 10,000 casks.
Cose to the distillery and visitor centre, the 2,400 metres-squared warehouse was built to meet demand for the Kilchoman whiskies, which includes Machir Bay, Loch Gorm and a new edition of 100% Islay. The company says the development is a landmark in the distillery's history, which only released its first single malt, 100% Islay, in June 2011.
Kilchoman managing director Anthony Wills said: "The new warehouse opens up a number of opportunities for Kilchoman and to have reached this milestone earlier than we had anticipated is a great achievement for us.
"We built the warehouse to utilise the space we have at the distillery and we're looking forward to being able to move Kilchoman into a new chapter of its history."

Established in 2005, Kilchoman (pronounced Kil - ho - man) is one of the
smallest distilleries in Scotland. Based on a farm on the rugged west - coast
of Islay, Kilchoman was the first distillery to be built on the island for 125 years.

Kilchoman displays all that is great about the grass - roots traditions of Scotch
whisky distilling and truly is Islay's farm distillery - from barley to bottle.

Loch Gorm, located just north of the distillery is very peaty in colour, similar to
the dark rich colour of our sherry cask matured single malts and is the name
given  to our sherry cask matured releases. It has been matured for over two
years in oloroso sherry butts.

Established in 2005, Kilchoman (pronounced Kil - ho - man) is one of the
smallest distilleries in Scotland. Based on a farm on thr rugged west - coast
of Islay, Kilchoman was the first distillery to be built on the island for 125 years.

Kilchoman displays all that is great about the grass - roots traditions of Scotch
whisky distilling and truly is Islay's farm distillery - from barley to bottle.

Sanaig, located north of the distillery is a small rocky inlet and is the name given
to the newest expression in the Kilchoman range. It is a vatting of ex bourbon
and sherry casks.

   
 
     
Loch Gorm 2019
 
Available Worldwide from Monday  April 8th
 
Loch Gorm is our annually released sherry matured limited  edition. The loch, murky and peaty in colour, reflects the dark coppery tone  of the sherry matured Loch Gorm release.
 
As the only release in our range to be fully matured in sherry  casks (from filling to bottling), Loch Gorm has always attracted special  attention from whisky fans, especially given that just 15,000 bottles will be  released.
 
Loch Gorm has been evolving over the years, each new edition  containing a different combination of casks. This year Anthony has  selected twenty oloroso sherry butts from 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2011,  meaning that for the first time Loch Gorm will contain 12 and 13 year old  casks.
 
“It has been fascinating to see first-hand how the character  of our oloroso butts have developed. Recent editions of Loch Gorm have seen a  coming-of-age for the range, the addition 12 and 13 year old casks add a  fantastic balance and complexity.” Anthony Wills, Kilchoman Founder & MD
 

Anthony’s tasting notes: Layers of stewed plums, pears and tropical  fruit have become more defined in the casks as they age, complimenting the  bold, spicy and rich character of early releases, creating a beautiful  marriage of Kilchoman and oloroso sherry cask maturation. I’m delighted with  the 2019 release and look forward seeing how it’s received.”
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