More great news and another gold award!September 14, 2020
More great news and another gold award! Machir Bay has won a gold award in the ‘2020 Whiskies of the World Awards’.
The ‘Whiskies of the World Awards’ is a worldwide whisky competition produced in conjunction with the International Wine & Spirits Competition, the largest, most prestigious and longest running spirits competition in the world.
Machir Bay is part of our core range and available throughout the world. Named after the stunning beach next to the distillery, Machir Bay is a vatting of Kilchoman matured in approximately 90% bourbon barrels and 10% oloroso sherry. The high proportion of bourbon barrels create a distinct balance of classic Islay character and fresh floral complexity.
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