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?

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.

Kilchoman pagoda roof waiting to be installed, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a copper pagoda roof on the floor next to two forkliftsUnfortunately I missed seeing it installed during my November visit to Islay. While they had hoped to install it in November it didn’t actually happen until early December. This is the pagoda roof for the expansion of Kilchoman distillery.