Casks waiting at Kilchoman distillery, Isle of Islay

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Picture of casks in the yard of a small farm whisky distilleryA view approaching through the yard at Kilchoman distillery, Islay’s farm distillery. Various casks standing in it, not entirely sure what they were destined for. To be filled again or had they come to the end of their useful whisky life?

Heavy rain shower behind Bruichladdich, Isle of Islay

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Picture of heavy rain falling behind a coastal village with a distilleryA view of Bruichladdich on a November late afternoon, I think from somewhere in the West Carrabus area. Some heavy rain is falling on the Rhinns of Islay behind the village with the Bruichladdich distillery warehouses.

Expansion construction at Kilchoman distillery, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a distillery building under construction, scaffolding around the building and signs in front of itWith its ongoing success Islay’s farm distillery at Kilchoman decided it’s time to expand. This picture taken in November 2017 shows some of the work in progress. Since then the pagoda roof has been fitted and the building should soon be complete.