How does peat get into whisky?

Barley, Peat, Whisky, FAQs 25th October 2014

There are many common misconceptions about the peatiness ...

The Budgie - 25 years at Bruichladdich

People, Laddie news 17th October 2014

Duncan 'The Budgie' McFadyen, Senior Stillman at Bruichla...

Free London Masterclass Tickets

Whisky, Competitions 9th October 2014

How persuasive are you? ...

Port Charlotte Islay Barley launched

Whisky Releases 8th October 2014

Bruichladdich has made commitments to the Islay farmers w...

The Laddiewaggon in Germany

People, Laddie news 8th October 2014

Congratulations to Susanne Land on her birthday a few day...

Octomore 6.3 - Islay Barley

Whisky Releases 7th October 2014

Octomore 6.3 Islay Barley is the first release of the ube...

Record Islay Barley Harvest in 2014

Barley 1st October 2014

We are delighted to announce that 2014 has seen a record ...

The rain is dead.

Islay, Distillery, Whisky 25th September 2014

It has been the driest September for 50 years. No rain ha...

Jim McEwan in Australia, October 2014

Laddie news, Whisky News 18th September 2014

Our own Jim McEwan will be over in Australia this Septemb...

CBS News '60 Minutes' to feature Jim McEwan

Islay 2nd September 2014

We have been delighted to be working with a team from the...

How is Octomore so Peaty?

Barley, Peat, Whisky 2nd September 2014

We are often asked what makes Octomore whisky so differen...

The Laddie Snug at The Artisan

Our People, Talking Whisky 29th August 2014

There is no particular reason you should have heard of De...

The combines are rolling. We salute you.

Laddie news, Islay 25th August 2014

The combines have started to roll here on Islay - with ev...

Exciting Times Ahead

Barley 22nd August 2014

To the principals of the nouveau regime that kick started...

The Perfect Summer?

On Barley, Islay 13th August 2014

We have, so far, had the perfect summer here on Islay. Br...

Islay Barley Farmers visit Bairds Malt

Whisky News, Barley 8th August 2014

A group of six  farmers who grow barley for Bruichladdic...

Laddie Launch in Malaysia

Whisky News, Whisky Releases, Laddie news 6th August 2014

Bruichladdich brand ambassador Murray Campbell was on han...

Pam Hogg Exhibition in Glasgow

Our People 28th July 2014

It has been a privilege to support the launch of the Pam ...

Natural Wine marries Natural Whisky

Whisky News, Whisky Casks and Oak 25th July 2014

The Transeurope Project....

The Laddie Banjo

Laddie news, People 16th July 2014

A couple of years ago Stephen Duncan, a project engineer ...

Slow and even slower

Laddie news, The Distillery, Whisky News 2nd July 2014

Although the rain is drumming on the distillery roof as w...

Duncan McGillivray Retires

Distillery, Laddie news, People 25th June 2014

Bruichladdich General Manager Duncan McGillivray retires ...

Curses. My Personal Terroir.

Laddie news, Islay, Our People 18th June 2014

At Bruichladdich we have something of a passion for place...

Islay Beach Rugby 2014

Islay 17th June 2014

Bruichladdich was once again the main sponsor of a small ...

NASA Astronauts visit the Laddieshop

Laddie news 16th June 2014

(From Left)Tom Edman, Douglas Harry "Wheels" Wheelock, Jo...

Feis Ile 2014 - Thanks everybody

4th June 2014

A rather belated thank you is due to the literally thousa...

Then David

Guest Writers, History, People 3rd June 2014

When Michaelangelo was asked about how he made the statue...

Rob Wainwright rides for Mary's Meals

31st May 2014

Former Scottish Rugby captain Rob Wainwright is setting o...

Helen Levi Road Trip to New Mexico

Laddie news, People 29th May 2014

The concept of terroir is being explored by artisanal pro...

The Applecross Boatpull Team

Distillery, Islay, People 22nd May 2014

Bruichladdich Distillery was delighted to receive a visit...

Iqi Qoror and Black Art in Singapore

Laddie news, Our People, Press Releases 20th May 2014

Black Art 4 has inspired some directional new work from t...

Feis Ile 2014 - Octomore Discovery

Whisky News, Whisky Releases, Distillery, Laddie news 9th May 2014

The Islay Festival release for 2014 is to be an extraordi...

Distillery Tours 2014 - Welcome!

1st May 2014

As the summer season gathers pace we are pleased to be we...

The Pixies and Independence

Whisky News, Whisky Reviews, Laddie news 22nd April 2014

Drinks writer and blogger David Driscoll of ...

Jeremy Salvesen

Laddie news, People 14th April 2014

Many of you will have read about the tragic sudden death ...

Curses! DJ Luca Venezia at The Laddie

People, Laddie news 11th April 2014

We were visited by Luca Venezia and friends this week who...

Mashing has started again

Laddie news, Distillery 10th April 2014

Everyone at the distillery is delighted that production h...

Easy Crafter

Guest Writers, People 9th April 2014

Think of a motorbike. If you’re not a bike fanatic, and...

Mashtun Rebuild Starts

Laddie news, The Distillery, Exploring History 2nd April 2014

A team of engineers from Northern Fabricators in Elgin ar...

Fashion is Flowers is Everything

Guest Writers 26th March 2014

I confess: Until I came across Flora, the culmination of ...

Jim McEwan Inducted into Hall of Fame

Awards, Our People, Jim McEwan 24th March 2014

Jim McEwan has become the 18th inductee into the Whisky M...

New Warehousing Proposals

The Botanist Gin, The Distillery, Laddie news, Our People 18th March 2014

One of the central pillars of "Laddie" philosophy is that...

Laddie sponsorship of INHT

Laddie news, Islay 18th March 2014

Bruichladdich has agreed to sponsor the Islay Natural His...

The Botanist in Travel Retail

The Botanist Gin 17th March 2014

A new one litre version of our new white flint glass bott...

Traditional craftsmen

Laddie news, The Distillery, Our People 13th March 2014

There are many skilled people involved in keeping this tr...

Kyle Ford and Collectif 1806

Whisky News, Distillery, Laddie news, People 11th March 2014

We enjoyed the company of a group from the USA known as t...

The Great Tower of Faile: Advertising Art

Guest Writers 10th March 2014

When art is made to convey a message – social or politi...

A new Laddiewaggon for Germany

Laddie news 26th February 2014

It will not be long now before the roads of Germany are g...

Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake

Guest Writers 26th February 2014

Carl Reavey saw the performance at The King's Theatre, Gl...

Congratulations Mary!

Awards, People 25th February 2014

Mary McGregor, the manager of The Laddieshop here on Isla...

Visits from Alwynne and Rocky

Our People, Whisky Reviews 24th February 2014

Warehouse tastings and limited tours of the distillery ar...

Scaffolding

Whisky News, The Distillery, Laddie news 20th February 2014

Maintenance work is continuing at the distillery during t...

The Bruichladdich workforce in 1994

The Distillery, Exploring History 20th February 2014

This rather poignant photograph shows Bruichladdich staff...

The Whisser 'Peat Heads' Warehouse Tour

Whisky News, Peat, Distillery, People 18th February 2014

Whisser is Danish slang for whisky and the name of an unu...

Picasso, Cezanne and the Cult of the Fixed Personality

Guest Writers, People 7th February 2014

The art world loves personality. It loves personality typ...

Ben's Whisky Blog

Whisky Reviews 27th January 2014

Ben's Whisky Blog is the work of Ben Cops who is a progra...

The Rainroom: Ode to the Truly Marvellous

Guest Writers 27th January 2014

I know it’s very much last year, but for a piece of exp...

Scotch and Sci-Fi on Scottish Barley and Octomore 6.2

Whisky Reviews 21st January 2014

We are always delighted to receive reviews from around th...

Allan Logan Whisky Wire Interview

Laddie news, Our People 20th January 2014

The latest 'Whisky Insiders Interview' on www.thewhiskywi...

Tales of the Smoke and Peat

Whisky Reviews 13th January 2014

Vesa Nopanen is a whisky blogger and enthusiast from Iham...

Why Bourbon Barrels?

Whisky Casks and Oak, History 10th January 2014

It is over 80 years since the end of Prohibition in the U...

First lambs born at Coull Farm

Laddie news, On Barley, Islay, Our People 4th January 2014

As the wind howls round the barn and the rain hammers on ...

Our Traditional Mash Tun Matters

Laddie news, The Distillery 19th December 2013

The stills have now been silent for a few days as we wind...

The Botanist tops OLN Hot List

The Botanist, The Botanist Gin, Gin Reviews, The Distillery, Awards, Laddie news, Competitions 16th December 2013

The Botanist Islay Dry Gin has won another top gin award,...

Last Posting Date for Christmas

Laddie news 16th December 2013

Mary, Julie, Raymond and Becky say that the last possible...

The Botanist wins 'Fine Spirit of the Year'

The Botanist 13th December 2013

We are delighted that The Botanist has been awarded the a...

Alastair McIndeor Retires

Our People 13th December 2013

Our gentle giant, Alastair McIndeor, has retired at 70 ye...

Christmas Holiday Opening Times

Laddie news, The Distillery 29th November 2013

It's that wonderful time of year again.  We do hope you ...

Running Octomore Spirit

The Distillery 29th November 2013

We have now started to run Octomore in the stillhouse....

New Laddie Launches for Global Travel Retail

Laddie news 29th November 2013

We are pleased to be able to announce that our new Global...

Attenuation in Distillation and Rock and Roll

Distillery 28th November 2013

Attenuation is a technical term used during the process l...

Our new Valinch - Allan Logan

Whisky Releases 27th November 2013

Our new Valinch is a beautiful 21 year old that spent the...

How does heavily “peated” water make unpeated whisky?

Peat, FAQs 25th November 2013

The water we use for mashing the grist at Bruichladdich i...

Port Charlotte Distillery

Exploring History 25th November 2013

Lochindaal Distillery was built at the same time as the v...

Farming and Distilling on the Rhinns of Islay

Islay, Exploring History 8th November 2013

The Rhinns of Islay is the western peninsula that compris...

Distilling Port Charlotte Spirit

Laddie news, The Distillery 4th November 2013

After a long run of unpeated Bruichladdich through the st...

Researching Islay's Barnacle Geese

Islay, Green 30th October 2013

120 Barnacle geese were captured on Nonday morning on the...

Shooting – “The Masters” for The Daily Telegraph

Laddie news, People 17th October 2013

Steven Fisher on a video short featuring Master Distiller...

The geese have arrived

Islay 15th October 2013

The arrival of the huge flocks of wild geese is a real se...

#LaddieTT2

Laddie news, Whisky Reviews 3rd October 2013

We held our second Tweet Tasting on Wednesday October 2nd...

The 14th New Yorker Festival

Laddie news, Our People 3rd October 2013

The 14th annual New Yorker Festival – more than fifty e...

Sir Ian and Kathy Botham Visit

Laddie news, Our People 3rd October 2013

The legendary English cricketing all-rounder Sir Ian Both...

We Believe Terroir Matters

On Barley 30th September 2013

‘We believe terroir matters’ is far more than a brand...

The first single malts from 100% Islay barley

On Barley, Exploring History 27th September 2013

As a succession of wonderful Bruichladdich uber-provenanc...

The Angel's Share

Whisky Casks and Oak, Talking Whisky 25th September 2013

The Angel's Share is a complicated feature of Scotch whis...

The Mackerel are in

Laddie news, Islay 23rd September 2013

The natural world serves up some extraordinary bounty - p...

What is peat - and is it sustainable?

FAQs 18th September 2013

Peat is formed from vegetable matter that has built up ov...

Why Barley?

Whisky, Barley 13th September 2013

We may be a little obsessed....

Why Scottish Barley? The Romance and the Reality

On Barley 13th September 2013

At Bruichladdich, we use 100% Scottish barley.  Always....

Harvesting the Ballinaby barley fields

Laddie news, On Barley 11th September 2013

A collection of photographs from the malting barley harve...

Laddie Launch Travel Retail Exclusives

Whisky Releases, Laddie news 9th September 2013

One of the problems of creating limited release single ma...

Bruichladdich in Singapore

Whisky News 5th September 2013

Bruichladdich is enjoying a series of launch events in th...

Jim McEwan on 50% abv

Laddie news, Talking Whisky 30th August 2013

Our Master Distiller and Production Director Jim McEwan e...

Rockside Farm Barley Harvest

Laddie news, Islay 29th August 2013

Mark French took a calculated risk back in March this yea...

Barley Straw

29th August 2013

Andrew Jones of Coull has been helping his neighbour Mark...

#LaddieTT2 Tweet Tasting will be on Oct 2nd

Whisky News 27th August 2013

We conducted our first Tweet Tasting event with the help ...

Evidence for Scotland's first people?

Islay 26th August 2013

Professor Steven Mithen of Reading University has been le...

Zachary Briggs on Scotchit

Whisky Reviews 26th August 2013

Zachary Briggs was one of the prizewinners in our #Laddif...

Bruichladdich on Channel 4 News

Laddie news 23rd August 2013

ITN newscaster and Channel 4 News business correspondent ...

London Beach Rugby

Laddie news, Competitions 12th August 2013

The Bruichladdich Bandits were beaten in the final of the...

The Herald newspaper on Summer Whiskies

Whisky Reviews 12th August 2013

Anthony Reynolds, a drinks writer in "The Herald", one of...

Environmentally friendly silage at Octomore Farm

Laddie news, Green 5th August 2013

Getting the silage safely in is always a big day, and now...

So far so very good...

On Barley 5th August 2013

So far so very good....

The Clyde Cruising Club Blue Water Trophy

Laddie news 2nd August 2013

Thanks to Ken Andrew for sending us this report of a Brui...

A New Laddie Video

Laddie news, People 2nd August 2013

We are in the middle of a project with Crows Nest Films t...

An Torran is almost dry

Laddie news, The Distillery 2nd August 2013

Water is something that excites us almost as much as barl...

Jim McEwan - 50 years in the whisky business

Laddie news, People 1st August 2013

Fifty years ago today our Master Distiller, Jim McEwan, b...

Jewmalt, red wine gums and sherried goodnessç

Whisky Reviews 1st August 2013

Two more reviews of Laddie malts that are now sadly only ...

A summer pause

Laddie news, The Distillery 1st August 2013

We are now moving into our scheduled summer pause in dist...

Le mariage d'un chef et d'un nez

Laddie news 10th July 2013

Bruichladdich whisky has been quoted as one of the inspir...

The Laddie Gaga - from Whiskypedia

Whisky Reviews 5th July 2013

Here we have an offering from the mighty Whiskeypedia....

Peat? It ain't necessarily so...

Whisky Reviews 4th July 2013

Angelo at "Malt Mileage" is an Australian blogger who dev...

Was Bruichladdich whisky originally peated?

Exploring History 28th June 2013

Was the spirit distilled at Bruichladdich when the brand ...

A Threat to The Peat Project?

Whisky News 27th June 2013

Is there really a threat to The Peat Project?...

Bere Barley 2006 Whisky - a personal review

Whisky Reviews 26th June 2013

Our Master Distiller Jim McEwan was as delighted as we we...

The Bruichladdich Water Souces

The Distillery 26th June 2013

The water that is so essential to the distillation of Bru...

Whisky, gin and juniper

Exploring History 24th June 2013

Uisge beatha is just the Gaelic name for whisky – right...

Charity Whisky Auction for Ethiopia Expedition

Auctions, Laddie news 19th June 2013

Eleven students from Islay High School are to embark on a...

My Annoying Opinions

Whisky Reviews 19th June 2013

A couple of annoying posts on the subject of the mighty O...

Bruichladdich UK Distribution Ltd is created.

Press Releases, Whisky News, Laddie news 18th June 2013

A new company, Bruichladdich UK Distribution Ltd, is crea...

The malt whisky reviews of Augustus Hare

Whisky Reviews 13th June 2013

We are delighted to feature reviews of two very different...

Islay Beach Rugby 2013

Laddie news 11th June 2013

The 10th staging of the unique Islay Beach Rugby tourname...

Why Bruichladdich makes a lot of different whiskies

Talking Whisky, The Distillery 5th June 2013

We have released quite a number of different expressions ...

Battle of Britain aces enjoy a top dram

Laddie news, Exploring History 3rd June 2013

Three veterans of The Battle of Britain attended a signin...

Music in the Laddieshop

Laddie news 31st May 2013

What a week this has been....

Three Valinch bottlings - The Malt Impostor

Whisky Reviews 30th May 2013

A review of a trio of our Valinch bottlings by The Malt I...

Jewmalt, the Sex Pistols and Dead Muskrat

Whisky Reviews, Contentious 28th May 2013

We appreciate entertaining writing much as we appreciate ...

Disruption. Independence. Challenging Convention.

Laddie news, Contentious 28th May 2013

Those who voiced concerns about the Bruichladdich ethos b...

The Laddie Open Day, Feis Ile 2013 - Ansgar and Thomas Speller

Laddie news, Distillery 27th May 2013

It was a truly great day yesterday - and for the thirteen...

Sowing Octomore Barley

Laddie news, On Barley 24th May 2013

The malting barley seed was finally sown at Octomore Farm...

New York Loves Whisky - The Laddie Ten

Whisky Reviews 23rd May 2013

Kevin Chang writes a review of The Laddie Ten on a relati...

Bruichladdich wins two Gold Awards at the ISW

Awards 23rd May 2013

We are delighted to be able to announce that we have bee...

The Rockside Farm Barley Crop

Laddie news, On Barley 22nd May 2013

Rockside is a big farm near the west coast of the Rhinns ...

The Laddie Open Day, Islay Festival/ Feis Ile 2013

Laddie news, Distillery 21st May 2013

We are all looking forward to The Laddie Open Day 2013. ...

Dramstats - Islay Barley 2006

Whisky Reviews 21st May 2013

Dramstats Review: Bruichladdich Islay Barley ...

Local Pride - The Buffalo Whiskey Guild

Whisky Reviews 21st May 2013

One of the great pleasures associated with being a small ...

World Whisky Day - The Laddie goes #laddify

Competitions 14th May 2013

TWEET US YOUR FAVOURITE SONGS (#laddify) FOR WORLD WHISKY...

Review of Sherry Classic by Denis Routhier

Whisky Reviews 13th May 2013

The moral of this review from Denis Routhier is - always ...

The 40th anniversary of Spirit Still #1

Laddie news 10th May 2013

Colin Tocher, who now works at Bruichladdich in the Harve...

Independent Whisky Bottler Murray McDavid is sold to Aceo Ltd

Press Releases 8th May 2013

Murray McDavid, the independent bottler of single malt Sc...

Bere Barley 2006 - Whiskydude on Instagram

Whisky Reviews 30th April 2013

Another look at one of our uber-provenance Barley release...

Islay Barley 2006 Review by Whiskydude

Whisky Reviews 25th April 2013

Our Islay Barley 2006 bottling seems to have tickled our ...

Working with 'Crows Nest Films'

Laddie news 23rd April 2013

It has been an enjoyable and productive week working with...

Bruichladdich wins two 'Drammies' - Thank you!

Awards, Whisky News, Laddie news 23rd April 2013

We are delighted to have won no fewer than two of the cov...

Lycee Jules-Ferry

Laddie news, People 18th April 2013

We were delighted to host students from the 'Lycée Jules...

David MacBrayne Freighters

Laddie news, History, People 12th April 2013

Television production company MacTV visited Bruichladdich...

Bere Barley planted early on Orkney

On Barley, Laddie news 9th April 2013

Many thanks to Dr....

Sowing malting barley at Rockside Farm

Laddie news, Barley, Islay 8th April 2013

Mark French of Rockside Farm is pictured sowing a variety...

Folk Destille Jena

Laddie news 5th April 2013

Brightening our day at the distillery today was Ralf Morg...

Welcome to the Harvey Family

Laddie news 5th April 2013

We were delighted to welcome Robin Harvey and his extende...

The 2012 Barley Harvest

Laddie news 3rd April 2013

We enjoyed our best barley harvest ever here on Islay in ...

Research into maturation of single malt whisky continues at Bruichladdich

Laddie news 28th March 2013

Otto Hermelin, Associate Professor in the Department of G...

Warehouse Sixteen

Laddie news 13th March 2013

Production of spirit for single malt whisky at Bruichladd...

A very dry month on Islay

Laddie news 12th March 2013

Very little rain has fallen on Islay for quite a while. ...

Malt Whisky and Place

Laddie news 21st January 2013

Andrew Jefford, the well known journalist and drinks indu...

Peat Smoke and Spirit

Talking Whisky, Islay 15th January 2013

Andrew Jefford's book 'Peat Smoke and Spirit' is the most...

A Research Project into Whisky Maturation

Whisky News 8th December 2012

Otto Hermelin is Associate Professor in the Department of...

Win a four day whisky tasting tour of Islay

Auctions 30th November 2012

We are very please to be able to offer this special whisk...

Christmas & Hogmanay Opening Times 2012

Laddie news 29th November 2012

Distillery Shop Christmas Opening Times 24th December: op...

The Cuvees

Whisky Releases 20th November 2012

The Bruichladdich Cuvee Series is a core expression of ou...

Octomore 4.2 Comus wins UK packaging award

Awards 18th November 2012

Octomore 4.2 Comus has been awarded Metal Pack of th...

Auctions for Ciara - Whisky, rugby, the weird and wonderful

Auctions 15th November 2012

In addition to The Ciara Collection, we are holdi...

The Ciara Collection - A Unique Charity Islay Whisky Auction

Laddie news, Auctions 14th November 2012

< FOR CURRENT WINNING BID SEE LATEST COMMENT BELOW >...

The Ciara Caskie Allan Appeal

Laddie news 9th November 2012

Ciara Caskie Allan is a very brave eleven year old girl w...

Epic Journeys: Bere Barley 2006

Competitions 7th November 2012

Our Bere Barley 2006 release is pure Bruichladdich. Vikin...

Mark Reynier leaves Bruichladdich and hands the baton on

Press Releases 30th October 2012

Mark Reynier, the former CEO of Bruichladdich Distillery,...

Bruichladdich release a whisky distilled from ancient Viking grain

Whisky Releases 18th October 2012

Bruichladdich Distillery on Islay have once again pushed ...

Landmarks

Competitions 12th October 2012

This has been an extraordinary year for Bruichladdich.  ...

What is going on in Aruba?

Whisky News 9th October 2012

Aruba is an island lying at the southern tip of the Carib...

Octomore 5.1/ 169: Outrageous Numbers

Competitions 2nd October 2012

Cube, prime, square. Image, object, audio. You decide....

The Laddie 16 Instagram Competition

Competitions 12th September 2012

We are giving away a bottle of The Laddie Sixteen to give...

What kind of oak is used in our whisky casks?

Whisky Casks and Oak, FAQs 5th September 2012

There are two main types of oak used for the maturation o...

Bruichladdich appoints SouthTrade International in Australia

Press Releases 16th August 2012

Bruichladdich Distillery has appointed SouthTrade Interna...

What are the sizes of whisky casks we use?

Whisky Casks and Oak 15th August 2012

If you have ever visited Bruichladdich Distillery one of ...

Octomore Comus wins Design Award

Awards 6th August 2012

We are proud to announce that Octomore Comus, Jim McEwan'...

Silage - A Big Day at Octomore Farm

Green, Laddie news 3rd August 2012

The silage crop is absolutely vital at Octomore Farm.  T...

The Best Laid Plans

Blog, Mark Reynier's Blog 25th July 2012

The deal has been signed for Rémy to buy Bruichladdich f...

Bruichladdich and Rémy Cointreau Reach Agreement

Laddie news 23rd July 2012

Paris July 23rd, 2012...

Port Charlotte - The Peat Project

Whisky Releases 16th July 2012

No one knows what the original Bruichladdich of 1881 actu...

The History of Bruichladdich Distillery

The Distillery, Exploring History 16th July 2012

William Harvey and Bruichladdich...

White Elephant

Distillery, History 13th July 2012

Letter from William Harvey to a sister "Poll":22/5/16...

Whisky Terroir: Ultimate Provenance from Bruichladdich's Islay Barley Series - Dunlossit 2006

Whisky Releases 9th July 2012

The latest edition of Bruichladdich's Islay Barley Series...

Friday 13th Black Art Competition

Competitions 6th July 2012

Black Art.  A new competition for July. Competition clo...

Bruichladdich and The Angels' Share

Blog, Distillery, Mark Reynier's Blog 3rd July 2012

Ken Loach visited Bruichladdich on 27th January while loc...

Mythical Malt Mill whisky and the Angels' Share

Whisky News, History 3rd July 2012

The Angels' Share, a Scottish film directed by that grea...

Flitboats, Puffers and Horse and Cart

Barley, Islay, History 25th June 2012

This picture shows men unloading sacks of barley destined...

Meet Harvey Fry, whisky, and whiskey, connoisseur extraordinaire, Washington DC

Laddie news, Our People 23rd June 2012

David Ferguson is over in the USA at the moment and has b...

Bruichladdich Distillery awarded Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor, 2012

Awards, Distillery, Laddie news 22nd June 2012

The Laddie team at Bruichladdich Distillery are very prou...

Is There An E in Whisky?

Talking Whisky, FAQs, Exploring History 19th June 2012

Three times no. At least as far as Bruichladdich is conce...

Bruichladdich Bere - Cardiac Arrestor

Whisky, Barley 12th June 2012

Researchers are to test a theory that ancient cereal vari...

Win a bottle of Nostalgia XX single malt whisky

Laddie news 11th June 2012

Time for anotherof our completely unfaircompetitions. Wi...

Kilchoman Win Beach Rugby 2012

Laddie news 9th June 2012

Kilchoman were the worthy winners of the 2012 Islay Beach...

Whisky jobs galore?

Whisky News, Contentious 8th June 2012

It is always encouraging to see investment going in to th...

Islay Beach Rugby 2012

Laddie news 7th June 2012

Islay Beach Rugby tournament, takes place on Saturday 9t...

Harvest at Octomore Farm

Islay, Exploring History 6th June 2012

This picture shows fields at Octomore Farm during the ha...

Tuscania and Otranto - Tragedy at the Lochindaal Distillery

Islay, History 3rd June 2012

This picture is one of the best we have of the old Loch I...

Bruichladdich's Day in the Sun - Feis Ile 2012

Laddie news, Distillery, Islay 29th May 2012

The Ilich, the people of this island, are a superstiti...

Bruichladdich Hits Duty Free, August 2012

Laddie news, FAQs 25th May 2012

From August 2012 Bruichladdich whisky will now be availab...

Age Matters?

Whisky Reviews 21st May 2012

The June edition of Paul Pacult's Spirit Journal, an infl...

Can you tell the difference between barley varieties?

FAQs, Barley 18th May 2012

Straight from the still, at zero age, even in this nascen...

Why use organic barley?

Barley, FAQs, Green 17th May 2012

We have a passionate belief in barley – the raw materia...

Does Bruichladdich malt its own barley?

Distillery, Barley, FAQs 15th May 2012

Bruichladdich, in keeping with 99.5% of distilleries, has...

Diageo Brew(dog)haha

Blog, Contentious, Mark Reynier's Blog 10th May 2012

Who would have thought Diageo dirty tricks?...

Why use so many botanicals in The Botanist gin? Surely some of them get lost?

The Botanist Gin, FAQs 10th May 2012

There are no rules or conventions governing the number of...

Octomore Comus - One of life's beautiful things

Whisky Reviews 10th May 2012

"The world can be beautiful and have gorgeous things in i...

Where did the idea for Octomore whisky originate?

Talking Whisky, On Barley, FAQs 9th May 2012

It was always our original intention to distil three diff...

Octomore 4.2 Comus - Jekyll & Hyde Bewitch The Coopered Tot

Whisky Reviews 7th May 2012

Jekyll & Hyde - "Comus goes new places & stretche...

Stand Still Laddie!

Blog, The Distillery, Mark Reynier's Blog 3rd May 2012

The French have a problem with Bruichladdich. To be more ...

Redder Still Review - All Things Whisky

Whisky Reviews 2nd May 2012

"Some of these innovations have bordered on genius......

The Octomore Story

The Distillery, Islay, Exploring History 30th April 2012

In a wood in Bridgend, tucked away off the road, there is...

A CAPRICIOUS COLOUR CONUNDRUM - What is the Laddie aqua?

The Distillery, FAQs, Laddie news 30th April 2012

Many comment on our vivid and vibrant blue/green colour (...

Local rugby champions celebrate with a Champion Dram

Laddie news 28th April 2012

In the 49th year of the club's existence, local rugby clu...

The Laddie Ten wins 3 gold stars

Awards 27th April 2012

"We warmly congratulate you for your achievement....

Preparing fields for Bruichladdich barley crop, Islay 2012

Islay, On Barley, The Distillery, Distillery 26th April 2012

The 2012 ploughing has now largely been completed by the ...

Top Marques in Monte Carlo

Laddie news 25th April 2012

The Laddie and Botanist gin were a great success at the T...

Octomore 2 - Imagine everything that smells nice -whisky connosr

Whisky Reviews 25th April 2012

Imagine everything that smells nice, absolutely everythin...

Best New Whisky of 2012

Awards 24th April 2012

The Laddie 10 has won the best new whisky of 2012 at the ...

Bruichladdich - The Punk Islay

Laddie news, Distillery 24th April 2012

Bruichladdich – the band! — Man, this is an easy one ...

Say hello to Big Daddy

Whisky Releases, Competitions 20th April 2012

Big Daddy, our 4.5 litre Laddie Classic is now available ...

Where do you get the casks for your whisky from?

Whisky Casks and Oak, FAQs 16th April 2012

Our casks come from a number of locations including Ameri...

Port Charlotte c.1890

Islay, History 4th April 2012

Some great photographs of Port Charlotte village and dist...

Is Older Whisky Better Whisky?

Whisky, FAQs 4th April 2012

Does whisky taste better the older it is? According to a ...

Valinch Bottlings

Whisky Releases, Distillery 4th April 2012

These are the DIY bottlings available exclusively to visi...

Big In Japan

Laddie news 2nd April 2012

A great BOTANIST experience had by Erika, our girl in Jap...

Blandola Malt - Take 2

Blog, Whisky News, Contentious, Mark Reynier's Blog 30th March 2012

At the recent World Whisky Conference Diageo's Nick Morga...

Black Art 3

Whisky Releases 29th March 2012

The latest bottling of the infamous Bruichladdich {produc...

Delivering a Dramatic Message

Laddie news, Distillery 29th March 2012

Our latest delivery for the bottling hall came from a dra...

Selectism.com Black Art 2 Review

Whisky Reviews 27th March 2012

Bruichladdich Blac...

What makes The Botanist an Islay Dry Gin?

FAQs, The Botanist Gin 13th March 2012

The Botanist owes its name thanks to thirty one botanical...

thehoochlife.com - Botanist Review

Gin Reviews 12th March 2012

"The Botanist... one of the island's top Scotch whisky di...

LivingroomWhisky.com - Octomore 4.1 Review

Whisky Reviews 12th March 2012

"How we love Bruichladdich, their fiery independence, the...

What does Bruichladdich Mean?

Distillery, Islay, FAQs, History 6th March 2012

Most Hebridean place names are derived from either the Ga...

How to Pronounce Bruichladdich?

Distillery, FAQs 6th March 2012

Bruichladdich is one of the fifty most unpronounceable na...

Craig Matthews

Distillery, People 6th March 2012

Craig Matthews died suddenly and unexpectedly at home on ...

QR Codes

Laddie news 29th February 2012

We are now adding QR codes to our tins to help consumers ...

Geology of Islay

FAQs, History, Whisky 29th February 2012

Whisky on the Rocks, published by the British Geological ...

What Are The Whisky Regions?

Whisky 28th February 2012

The original whisky regions are Highland, Lowland, Cambel...

The Scotchlife Laddie Classic Review

Whisky Reviews 27th February 2012

“So the marketing department is a having a hard time ex...

Grapelines.com - Laddie 10 Review

Whisky Reviews 15th February 2012

A succinct, well thought introduction to bruichladdich: I...

BE OUR VALENTINE

Whisky Reviews 14th February 2012

This seen on http://stegoscope.tumblr.com/ recently... No...

Octomore 4.2 Comus

Whisky Releases 13th February 2012

And, in thick shelter of black shades imbowered, Excels ...

What does Scotland get out of Scotch?

Blog, Whisky News, Mark Reynier's Blog 13th February 2012

What does Scotland get out of Scotch? No one really wants...

Clusterf%!k - why are there so many Bruichladdich whiskies?

Whisky, Distillery, FAQs 9th February 2012

Some people will always find the wide array of Bruichladd...

Peat ≠ Islay - Can you have an unpeated Islay Whisky?

Talking Whisky, Islay, FAQs 9th February 2012

It's a common perception, particularly among new whisky d...

Rocks Single Malt Review - Coopered Tot

Whisky Reviews 8th February 2012

"A young vigorous Islay with a huge flavor profile but al...

Laddie TV

Laddie news 30th January 2012

Bruichladdich now has a TV channel on Youtube....

What is Biodynamic Whisky?

Talking Whisky 23rd January 2012

Bruichladdich distilled the world’s first ever whisky f...

Real Sherry Casks

Whisky Casks and Oak 20th January 2012

In 1927 the connoisseur George Saintsbury lamented that: ...

What is the difference between The Classic and The Laddie 10?

Talking Whisky 18th January 2012

The Classic and Laddie 10 are packaged similarly, in the ...

Right Time Right Place

17th January 2012

Bruichladdich have been distilling a whisky that from an ...

What are the Botanicals in The Botanist Gin?

17th January 2012

Botanicals are the very essence of gin; its raison d'etre...

Grand Vin

Talking Whisky 13th January 2012

Next time you are in a wine shop, take a stroll around th...

Does Terroir Exist for Whisky? Bella Logan's Bottom

Talking Whisky 13th January 2012

Bruichladdich use barley from up to 28 farms....

Stormy Weather

Islay 10th January 2012

2011, the storm year....

Whatever happened to Links, Infinity, Waves and Peat?

Whisky Releases 3rd January 2012

Links, Infinity, Waves and Peat bottlings are being phase...

2011 Condensed

Blog, Mark Reynier's Blog 16th December 2011

We have come to the end of the 2011 distilling season, w...

THE NAME’S BOTANIST

Gin Reviews 14th December 2011

We can all now enjoy the very finest BOTANIST Gin Martini...

The True Spirit of Scotland

Blog, Mark Reynier's Blog 8th December 2011

BBC1 broadcast a documentary entitled "The True Spirit of...

Laddie 10 Wins Democratic Vote

Awards 5th December 2011

Whisky awards are as democratically chosen as an Italian ...

M6 - Bunnahabhain 40 year old single malt whisky, private cask

Auctions 22nd November 2011

Thomas Ewers from www.malts-of-scotland.com has generousl...

M8 - Laddie Dinner for Two at The Artisan

Auctions 22nd November 2011

Derek Mather and his Artisan restaurant in Wishaw, just o...

M7 - Tour of Bruichladdich barley fields with local farmer Mark French

Auctions 22nd November 2011

Mark and Rohaise French grow barley here on Islay up at R...

M5 - Very Old Ardbeg 30 Aged Years Single Malt Whisky

Auctions 21st November 2011

François-Xavier Dugas, from our French distributor Dugas...

BOTANIST HITS BURY ST EDMUNDS!

Gin Reviews 20th November 2011

Word of our prize-winning Botanist Gin is traveling fast....

Whisky Waste - Energy Institute Environment Award 2011

Awards, The Distillery, Green 18th November 2011

Bruichladdich Distillery are proud winners of The Energy ...

BL4 - Jim McEwan's Festival Umbrella

Auctions 18th November 2011

This lot holds mystic charm. We are proud (and a little b...

BL5 - Duncan McGillivray's Boilersuit

Auctions 18th November 2011

We are very pleased (although Duncan less so) to be able ...

BL6 - Laddie Classic Canvas Banner

Auctions 18th November 2011

This is a rare promotional Laddie Classic Canvas banner ...

BL7 - X4 Futures Bottle 1244

Auctions 18th November 2011

This is a very limited edition bottling of X4 Futures, qu...

BL8 - Genuine Islay Peat Brick

Auctions 18th November 2011

This is the real deal.  An Islay peat brick, guaranteed ...

BL9 - PC10 Proof Plate

Auctions 18th November 2011

This lot comprises a PC10 Proof Plate - the original fla...

BL10 - Bruichladdich Distillery Golden Wrench

Auctions 18th November 2011

We managed to prise this out of Budgie's grasp, all for a...

BL11 - Bruichladdich Whisky Academy Overalls

Auctions 18th November 2011

This lot consists of a set of Bruichladdich Whisky Acade...

BL12 - Pagos Viejos 2002 - Artadi Vintage Spanish wine

Auctions 18th November 2011

Our CEO Simon Coughlin, an ex wine merchant himself, has ...

BL13 - Port Charlotte 10 Year Old Private Single Cask

Auctions 18th November 2011

We are very lucky to have this 2001 Port Charlotte, 10 ye...

BL14 - Jim McEwan's teacup and saucer

Auctions 18th November 2011

Now this really is a very special lot. A chance to own Ji...

BL15 - Nostalgia Barolo Festival Bottling Ltd Edition

Auctions 18th November 2011

This lot comprises "Nostalgia" the Bruichladdich Limited ...

BL16 - Islay Festival 2012 Crew T-Shirt

Auctions 18th November 2011

A rare chance to bid on two a very limited edition "crew"...

BL17 - Jim McEwan's jacket

Auctions 18th November 2011

We have managed to snaffle Jim McEwan's high vis jacket ...

BL18 - Bruichladdich cask end

Auctions 18th November 2011

This lot comprises a 2012 painted Bruichladdich aqua cas...

BL19 - Afternoon tea with Duncan McGillivray

Auctions 18th November 2011

An afternoon to remember - while away the hours with our ...

RC2 - Signed Scotland Rugby Ball

Auctions 17th November 2011

This lot comprises a "Scotland" Rugby Ball, signed by the...

RC3 - Ciara's Rugby Ball

Auctions 17th November 2011

Ciara's Rugby Ball - passed around the island for "Hands ...

RC4 Signed Laphroaig 10 Year Old Single Malt Whisky

Auctions 17th November 2011

This lot comprises a classic Laphroaig 10 Year Old single...

RC5 - Signed All Blacks Photo - Dan Carter

Auctions 17th November 2011

This lot comprises a signed photo of the All Blacks rugby...

RC6 - Signed All Blacks Photo - Current Squad

Auctions 17th November 2011

This lot comprises a signed photo of the All Blacks rugby...

M1 - Jura 30 Year Old. Very Last Bottle

Auctions 17th November 2011

This lot comprises one bottle of Jura 30 year old single ...

M2 - Meal for 2 at White Hart Hotel, Islay

Auctions 17th November 2011

The White Hart Hotel in Port Ellen on Islay have donate t...

M3 - Celebration Cake by Donna Sutherland

Auctions 17th November 2011

This lot comprises a special celebration cake baked speci...

M4 - Round of Golf for 2 at Machrie – Islay Golf Club

Auctions 17th November 2011

Our friends at The Machrie, Islay's golf course, have don...

BL3 - Duncan McGillivray framed portrait, signed

Auctions 17th November 2011

Duncan McGillivray - Framed portrait in the barley fields...

BL20 - Ranislay Aged 16 Years Private Bottling

Auctions 16th November 2011

Ranislay Aged 16 Years – Private Cask Bottling (Philip ...

RC1 - Signed Scotland Rugby World Cup Shirt

Auctions 16th November 2011

2011 – Scotland World Cup Top – signed by current Sco...

BL2 - Ciara's Big Journey

Auctions 15th November 2011

This is a one-off bottling of organic single malt whisky,...

Scotch - What's in it for Scotland?

Blog, Whisky News, Mark Reynier's Blog 8th November 2011

What does Scotland actually make out of whisky?  It can ...

Whisky & Water

Blog, Whisky 1st November 2011

Winston Churchill's detractors accuse him of having been ...

The Scots & Renegade Rum

Renegade Rum, Exploring History 1st November 2011

Two rums on offer are from distilleries that were origina...

Drink Old Whisky to Stay Sane

Blog, Talking Whisky, Mark Reynier's Blog 1st November 2011

According to a team of Japanese scientists, led by K. Kog...

DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER, FOREVER!

Gin Reviews 28th October 2011

We are very proud to announce that Bruichladdich’s icon...

Rainfall

Islay 24th October 2011

Inveraray, just 30 miles due east of Islay, has 80 inches...

How Whisky Journalism Works No.43

Blog, Whisky News, Mark Reynier's Blog 14th October 2011

Spirit Business is a trade magazine funded by subscriptio...

Bruichladdich's Guide to Chill-Filtration

Whisky, FAQs 3rd October 2011

Chill-filtration is an industrial process designed primar...

The First of the New

Whisky Releases 30th September 2011

The very first whisky produced from Islay grown barley in...

REVIEW FROM CASKSTRENGTH.BLOGSPOT.COM: MADMEN AND LADDIE TEN!

Whisky Reviews 23rd September 2011

"As we move seamlessly into Autumn, we're feeling increas...

The 10 Year Struggle

The Distillery 16th September 2011

The Islay distillery of Bruichladdich celebrates its comi...

Wine Casks - Is French Oak Relevant?

Whisky Casks and Oak 14th September 2011

There are some whisky fans who object to the use of wine ...

“Tis der Trrooote!”

Laddie news, Our People 13th September 2011

Many visitors to Bruichladdich will have made the  acqu...

A Brace of Exclusive Bottlings

Whisky Releases 11th September 2011

One is '{product_id=116}Ancien Regime{/product_id=116}', ...

Chairman’s Speech on the occasion of the launch of the Laddie 10

Whisky Releases, The Distillery, Laddie news 10th September 2011

Thank you for coming to our little celebration....

THE NEW BRUICHLADDICH WEBSITE LAUNCHES [FINALLY].

Laddie news 9th September 2011

Well, at least if you’re reading this it has done!...

How to enjoy Bruichladdich Single Malt Whisky?

Whisky, FAQs 9th September 2011

How do we recommend enjoying our Bruichladdich single mal...

the landmark laddie ten-year-old launches online.

Whisky Releases 9th September 2011

Today, September 9th, is a big day for Bruichladdich....

OCTOMORE/4 LAUNCHED.

Whisky Releases 7th September 2011

The latest benchmark in the now legendary Octomore is her...

BRUICHLADDICH “THE ORGANIC” Whisky WINS PRESTIGIOUS ULTIMATE TASTE AWARD

Awards 7th September 2011

ddich’s THE ORGANIC, has been awarded Exceptional statu...

The Bruichladdich Name

The Distillery, Exploring History 6th September 2011

Bruichladdich is one of the fifty most unpronounceable na...

Islay Gin

The Distillery, Islay, The Botanist Gin 1st July 2011

Scottish Islands Explorer Magazine, July/August 2011:...

Does it matter where whisky is matured?

Whisky, Islay, FAQs 31st March 2011

Bruichladdich is the most exposed distillery in Scotland....

Islay - Warmest Place in UK

Islay 31st March 2011

As many visitors to Islay are surprised to discover, ther...

Why Islay?

Islay, FAQs, History 15th March 2011

Islay is one of the four original whisky "regions"....

Octomore 2.2 Review - All Things Whisky

Whisky Reviews 18th August 2010

"This is like being slapped in the mouth with chain mail....

Definition of Scotch Whisky

Whisky, FAQs 18th March 2010

The Scotch Whisky Act 1988 and The Scotch Whisky Order 19...

Chief Whip

Blog, Mark Reynier's Blog 9th December 2009

The BBC’s 'House of Cards' is the perfect political thr...

Dear Editor

Blog, Mark Reynier's Blog 24th November 2009

Dear Editor,...

What are the New Whisky Categories

Whisky News 11th November 2009

The Scotch Whisky Association have redefined the new whis...

Child's Play

History 8th January 2009

The Vikings were a tough bunch, both at work and at leisu...

Islay Pata Negra

History 8th January 2009

To get Pata Negra one needs to go to South-Western Spain....

Perilous Whisky

Whisky Releases 18th December 2008

"…the first taste affects all the members of the body: ...

£100 a Second?

Blog, Mark Reynier's Blog 1st December 2008

The chairman of the Scotch Whisky Association, the CEO of...

Original Booze Cruise

Exploring History 13th November 2008

The word booze originates from Africa's earliest black ci...

Orgasmic Whisky - PC6 Port Charlotte Single Malt

Whisky Reviews, Awards 11th November 2008

From Jim Murray's  Whisky Bible 2009, the tasting note f...

2008 Enterprise Award

Awards, Distillery 30th October 2008

Bruichladdich Distillery has won the Enterprise 250 Award...

Wine Casks - Does French oak have a future?

Whisky Casks and Oak 27th October 2008

Wine casks is one area that provokes an  extraordinary p...

French oak

Whisky Casks and Oak 15th October 2008

Our journey is an exploration, with no hard and fast rule...

Cockleshell Hero

History, People 25th September 2008

Lord Astor's hunting lodge, at the head of West Loch Tarb...

Puffers

History 18th September 2008

A puffer was the lifeline of island communities; a shallo...

The First Cask we ever filled was for Ruari

Blog, Mark Reynier's Blog 19th April 2008

He was born the same day we bought the distillery, and as...

Rocks Single Malt - Superior Taste Award, 2008

Awards 19th April 2008

Bruichladdich Rocks single malt whisky awarded Superior T...

18 Year Old Whisky - Superior Taste Awards, 2008

Awards 19th April 2008

Bruichladdich 18 Year Old awarded Superior Taste Award wi...

Blanded Malt Poll

Whisky News 18th April 2008

Harpers - the wine and spirit gazette for the drinks indu...

Vatted Malt

Blog, Whisky News, Contentious, Mark Reynier's Blog 15th April 2008

The SWA are determined to force The Blanded Malt category...

Yo Ho Ho and a Bottle of Rum

Renegade Rum, Distillery, Laddie news 4th April 2008

Those immortal words were written by Robert Lewis Stevens...

Draft Whisky Regulations 2008

Whisky News, Contentious 4th April 2008

The er... draft Scotch Whisky Regulations 2008 have been ...

Plastic Barrels 2

Whisky News 3rd April 2008

Some folk seem to think that the plastic barrels story wa...

SWA Mandate

Whisky News 2nd April 2008

SWA membership is 54 companies....

SWA Double Speak

Blog 2nd April 2008

It's more like the Mugabe's press department everyday....

Blandola SWA

Blog, Mark Reynier's Blog 31st March 2008

The Scotland on Sunday newspaper published an article by ...

Inuit Whisky Advice

Whisky 25th March 2008

We received the following important advice from Michael K...

Clear as Mud

Whisky News 25th March 2008

The SWA’s spokesman Campbell Evans is a decent chap, bu...

Whisky Industry 2010 to 2030

Blog, Whisky News, Contentious, Mark Reynier's Blog 19th March 2008

This tongue-in-cheek parody is a theoretical extrapolatio...

Euros Preferred to Scots Cash

Blog 27th February 2008

Euros are more readily accepted in England than Scottish ...

Distiller of the Year 2007

Awards, Distillery 20th February 2008

We are pleased, and just a tad proud, to have been awarde...

Valentine's Spirit

Barley 15th February 2008

The 2007 harvest in general has produced better results i...

Islay History - 1881

Islay, History 7th February 2008

This article from the Oban Times, November 1881 announces...

The Islay Peat Sponge

Islay 1st February 2008

Islay is a large rock with a huge peat sponge on top....

The Oldest Scottish Distiller

Whisky News, History 19th December 2007

A new search has been launched to find Scotland’s oldes...

Pioneer of the Year 2007, (Malt) Whisky Advocate

Awards, Distillery 31st October 2007

In an award ceremony last night in New York, we were awar...

Appellation Controllée Scotched

Blog, Contentious, Mark Reynier's Blog 10th October 2007

New anti-counterfeiting laws sought by the Scotch Whisky ...

SWA Seek New Whisky Law

Whisky News 8th October 2007

A new whisky law is being sought by the SWA to supersede ...

Squat - Lobsters and Casks

Whisky Casks and Oak 28th August 2007

You’ll have heard of barrels, butts, hogsheads and pipe...

12 Year Old Whisky - Superior Taste Award, 2007

Awards 1st June 2007

Bruichladdich 12 Year Old single malt whisky awarded Supe...

Does Bruichladdich Use Colouring In Its Whisky?

Whisky, FAQs 1st May 2007

The answer is an emphatic No....

Horses for Courses

Whisky Reviews 31st January 2007

Reviews - and reviewers - are notoriously fickle. Fortuna...

Infinity - Single Starlet Award 2005, Malt Maniacs

Awards 15th May 2005

Bruichladdich Infinity single malt whisky has been awarde...

Bruichladdich Distillery wins Queen's Award for Enterprise, 2005

Awards 21st April 2005

Bruichalddich Distillery has received the prestigious Que...

Jim McEwan, Personality of the Year 2004 - Whisky Magazine

Awards, Distillery, People 5th March 2004

Jim McEwan was honoured with the title ‘Personality of ...

Innovator of the Year - Whisky Magazine, 2004

Awards, Distillery 5th March 2004

The Whisky Icon Awards held on Friday 5th March 2004, vot...

Distillery of the Year 2003 - Malt Advocate

Awards 13th May 2003

"If a whisky distillery was owned by whisky enthusiasts, ...

Bruichladdich 1970 - Import Malt of the Year, 2003

Awards 23rd April 2003

Bruichladdich 1970 single malt whisky has been awarded "I...

Jim McEwan, Distiller of the Year, Whisky Magazine 2002

Awards, Distillery, People 22nd May 2002

Mr McEwan was still at Bowmore when he became the first '...

Place

We believe terroir matters.

On Barley

Our barley is no mere commodity.

Our People

Character, relationships, life.

The Distillery

Stories from the shores of Lochindaal.

Talking Whisky

This most thought-provoking single malt.

Exploring History

Into the annals.

"We Made It"

Explorations with The Arts Desk.

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Odds n Sods. The weird and the wonderful.