DistillingApril 11, 2018
Our stills, the smallest on Islay, create unmatched purity of spirit. Their distinct size and shape along with our spirit still reflux bulb create unparalleled levels of copper contact, allowing for the marriage of earthy, maritime peat smoke and the light, clean floral citrus which characterises Kilchoman single malt. Like with all of the stages of production at Kilchoman, our stills are charged and carefully controlled by hand, allowing the stillman to adapt to the natural variations of each distillation run.
Am Bùrach, gaelic for ‘the mess’, might seem a strange name for a limited edition single malt. That would be if you were not aware of the story behind this unique bottling; the delicious consequence of an incident in 2014 where two different Kilchoman expressions were mistakenly combined. The unnamed…May 27, 2020