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The Kelp Boom

Posted on 23 August, 2019

Initially, it was the ‘silver darlings’ of the sea which brought financial success to our island under a businessman called Captain Alexander Macleod who bought the Isle of Harris in 1779 from an indebted clan chief. 
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From West to East

Posted on 16 August, 2019

This week we’re delighted to share the news that our distillery family is growing once more as we introduce you to our new brand ambassador for the east of Scotland, Calum Barker

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Welcoming John

Posted on 12 August, 2019

As word of our Isle of Harris Gin spreads, the challenges of sharing our island spirit with the world have 
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International Scottish Gin Day

Posted on 02 August, 2019

Every drop of Isle of Harris Gin is distilled, bottled, sealed and shipped from our distillery in the small village of Tarbert.
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Festival Of The Sea

Posted on 26 July, 2019

The Isle of Harris Distillery was raised by the sea. In fact, the land on which it is built was once a tidal bay before being reclaimed for development.
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Spirit of Summer

Posted on 19 July, 2019

The signs of summer marching on can be found all around us here in Harris. From the colourful wildflowers in bloom across the coastal croftland known as ‘machair’, to the hundreds of new visitors, we welcome through our distillery doors every day. 
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Capturing Harris

Posted on 12 July, 2019

Our storytelling takes many forms, both on and offline. Our staff will readily tell you about our work while they serve you coffee in the Canteen or wrap bottles of Isle of Harris Gin in the distillery shop.
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Pontoons & Paddles

Posted on 05 July, 2019

The Isle of Harris has always had a strong connection to the sea, and our distillery is no different, particularly with the arrival of a new marina right on our doorstep. 
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A Harris Summer

Posted on 28 June, 2019

Summer arrived here in Harris, almost unnoticed. After weeks of tupperware skies and torrential rain, there seemed little obvious indication of the season by the time the solstice was upon us.
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Winners of Warp and Weft

Posted on 21 June, 2019

Yesterday afternoon saw the culmination of our Harris Tweed Project competition, an island-wide challenge to local school children to design an official distillery tweed.
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