Frazer Matthews' Valinch

by Jane Carswell on 9th November 2017 in Our People

Having turned 21 last month, Frazer recognises the extra freedom that a childhoo...

Announcing our Rare Cask Series

by Carl Reavey on 6th November 2017 in Talking Whisky

Head distiller Adam Hannett has released a series of three very old Bruichladdic...

Of Moats, Duck Houses and Transparency

by Iain Morrison on 31st October 2017 in Talking Whisky

My how we chuckled, a few years ago now, when the revelations about British poli...

Ian, Derek, and 1881 other fans

by Jane Carswell on 15th October 2017 in The Distillery

"From the first time I walked through the doors at the distillery, I knew that t...

We Made It: Cheesemaker James Montgomery

by theartsdesk on 10th October 2017 in "We Made It", Other stuff

James Montgomery is a difficult man to pin down. When I first call to arrange an...

Preparing to sail the TJV - France to Brazil

by Carl Reavey on 9th October 2017 in Other stuff

Phil Sharp and the team from PS Racing are busy preparing for the 13th edition o...

Roddy MacEachern's Valinch

by Jane Carswell on 2nd October 2017 in Our People

Now we come to think about it, Roddy MacEachern’s job title of “IT assistant...

We Made It: Bespoke bike-builder Jake Rusby

by theartsdesk on 27th September 2017 in "We Made It", Other stuff

I’m standing in a workshop in South London, surrounded by lumbering machinery,...

#LaddieMP7 and changes to #LaddieMP8

by Christy McFarlane on 20th September 2017 in Talking Whisky

The latest in our series of in-depth tastings with head distiller Adam Hannett, ...

"Whiskies Galore" by Ian Buxton

by Carl Reavey on 15th September 2017 in Other stuff

Drinks writer Ian Buxton’s latest book is cheekily titled “Whiskies Galore...

Bruichladdich Woodcuts on Show at Royal Scottish Academy

by Jane Carswell on 14th September 2017 in Other stuff

Our printmaker friend, Jono Lloyd, has had his print of the mas...

Josh Wood Marathon Winner

by Jane Carswell on 11th September 2017 in Our People

On Sunday, the annual Islay marathon took place for the fourth time, in spite of...

Phil Sharp wins European Trophy

by Carl Reavey on 7th September 2017 in Other stuff

Speaking to Bruichladdich, Phil says: "It is really pleasing for the whole team,...

Mid Coul Organic Farms, Dalcross, Inverness

by Carl Reavey on 1st September 2017 in Place, On Barley

Mid Coul is an organic farm that lies on the south side of the Moray Firth to th...

Bairds Malt of Inverness

by Carl Reavey on 29th August 2017 in On Barley

We paid a visit to Bairds Malt in Inverness a week or so ago where the trucks ...

Adam Hannett on the Islay Barley Series

by Jane Carswell on 23rd August 2017 in On Barley

As we approach this year's harvest on the island and look forward to September's...

Islay Remembers

by Jane Carswell on 22nd August 2017 in The Distillery

Islay Campbell works with local contractor Andrew Wood to collect the draff at t...

Chloe Wood's valinch

by Jane Carswell on 14th August 2017 in Our People

“Taking Islay with me will be easy…” says Chloe Wood who’ll be 23 this m...

Octomore Eights - a Masterclass

by Jane Carswell on 8th August 2017 in Talking Whisky

The spirit of Octomore has been defying logic for over fifteen years....

Sara Parkin visits 'Domaine des Hautes Glaces'

by Sara Parkin on 8th August 2017 in Talking Whisky

We approached cross-country, via winding French roads with spectacular views....

'Imerys' finishes second in Rolex Fastnet

by Carl Reavey on 7th August 2017

The Bruichladdich-supported Class 40 sailor Phil Sharp and his crew of Pablo San...


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