Machir Bay Names Best Islay Single Malt Under 12 years OldJune 17, 2015
Machir Bay has been awarded Master of the under 12 year old Islay Single Malt category in The Spirits Business 2015 Scotch Whisky Masters. Gold Medals were also awarded to Kilchoman Loch Gorm and 100% Islay 5th Edition completing a full house of medals for our current range.
Anthony Wills, Kilchoman Founder and Managing Director; ‘It is a fantastic achievement for Kilchoman to go up against such tough competition and come out on top. It is testament to all the daily hard work done by the distillery team’
The local bragging rights are ours! Take a look at the official results here
What is a non-age statement single malt?
Before we dive into non-age statement (NAS) single malt, let’s cover what an age-statement single malt is. Once the distilling process is complete, the new make spirit is filled into casks and set aside in warehouses for maturation. Legally, the minimum age of the spirit must reach 3 years old.…December 19, 2022