Progressive Hebridean Distillers

Oirthir Gàidheal:
Coast of the Gaels



An open letter by
Simon Coughlin

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'The Classic Laddie'

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Continuity & Change

Meet Allan Logan and Adam Hannett

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Traditional craftsmen

Casting Victorian distillery equipment

skilled people

Islay Temperature

9°C / 48°F

Wind: North Northwest






We believe terroir matters

We believe that Islay whisky should have an authenticity derived from where it is distilled and where it is matured... From the philosophies of those who distil it. A sense of place, of terroir that speaks of the land, the barley and water from which it was made, and of the human soul that gave it life.


Unpeated Whisky

Bruichladdich The Classic Laddie Scottish Barley

Port Charlotte

Heavily peated Whisky

Port Charlotte Scottish Barley


Super heavily peated Whisky

Octomore 06.1/ 167 ppm Scottish Barley

The Botanist

Islay Dry Gin

The Botanist Islay Dry Gin

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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.

Other stuff

Odds n Sods. The weird and the wonderful.

Our whisky

Port Charlotte Islay Barley 2008 Single Malt Scotch Whisky

port charlotte

Islay Barley 2008 Coull, Kynagarry, Island, Rockside, Starchmill & Sunderland Farms

Our Philosophy

Oregon pine washbacks in the Tun Room

Progressive Hebridean Distillers

Victorian Equipment

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