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The Herring Girl

Connection is important to us here at the Isle of Harris Distillery and if you’ve visited, emailed or called us by phone, it’s likely you will have connected with our young customer service a

G'Day Australia!

This week we’re delighted to announce our Isle of Harris Gin has reached the end of its 10,500 mile journey and arrived in the city of Melbourne, Australia.  

Sunshine And Seafood

Spring is in full swing here in Harris, and we’ve been blessed with beautiful days full of birdsong and big blue skies.

The Distillery Harris Tweed

Our ongoing Harris Tweed Project has reached a key milestone this evening as we are pleased to announce

Click. Connect. Collect.

Our island distillery sits by the harbour shores of a small village in the far northwest reaches of Scotland, tucked into the tightly belted isthmus of

Lambing And Longer Days

After months of seemingly endless wind and rain, hail and snow, the Isle of Harris emerges from winter just in time to welcome the annual arrival of lambs.

A bheil Gàidhlig agaibh?

It’s the sound of the peat banks and sheep fanks and can be heard in homes across the Outer Hebrides.

And Then There Were Five.

Last year saw the launch of our Harris Tweed Project, a celebration of the craft behind this iconic Outer Hebridean cloth and the creativity of our islands’ young people.

A Sugar Kelp Spring

Spring is officially here, the vernal equinox heralding the arrival of new life across the island’s natural wo

A Taste Of Spring

A new season is upon us, at least meteorologically speaking, and life here in Harris begins to change once more.

A Voice Of Harris

Today, the first tours of 2019 got underway as we had the pleasure of sharing our spirit and story with eleven new guests, showing them life behind the scenes here at the Isle of Harris Disti

Join Us!

In the 1950s, our remote island community was twice as large as it is now.

Rebekah's First Batch

At the beginning of November 2018 we were proud to announce our first distilling apprenticeship as we welcomed young local woman

Passmore In The Passing

As you might imagine, the Isle of Harris Distillery is a highly complex operation, with many different moving parts and people involved.

Enemies Of Average

Earlier this week we closed our distillery doors for the day, as our entire team gathered around the peat fire to share, discuss and learn from each other in preparation for the busy year ahe

The Pupils’ Patterns

Since late last year, we’ve been exploring the craft and creativity of our community’s young people through The

The Island Winter

As January comes to a close, it’s clear winter is still with us as the high hills of Harris shine with the whitest of snows and a rare, low sun casts long shadows during this season of short

Welcoming Iona

This week we are very happy to introduce you to a new member of the Isle of Harris Distillery family. 

A New Year Begins

On Monday morning the distillery doors were unlocked for the first time this year.

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