- The Social Distillery
- Isle of Harris Gin
- Find Our Spirit
- The Hearach Single Malt
17th April, 2015
After introducing our guest manager Shona Macleod last month, we thought it was about time you met another vital member of our team, the man charged with handling the many and varied challenges inv
10th April, 2015
As the days start to stretch we find ourselves with a spring in our step here in Tarbert, the longer days providing a welcome boost after the challenges of winter weather.
3rd April, 2015
While the new distillery in Tarbert remains the beating heart of our whisky making plans, we’ll also be drawing inspiration and influences from all over the beautiful isle of Harris. One such examp
27th March, 2015
The Harris Distillery will be The Social Distillery, a busy, working building but with open doors and a genuine welcome for those who wish to join us.
20th March, 2015
Terra, aqua, aer, ignis and aether, the five elements of antiquity from which the world was once thought to be made.
16th March, 2015
Now that we have our permanent team in place, we are looking for a special group of people to welcome our guests during the summer season. The details are below.
23rd February, 2015
Early Monday morning, through icy drizzle, the ‘convoi exceptionnel’ crawled into the village of Tarbert at the end of an eight day journey from Italy, snow and gales having slowed its progress.
29th January, 2015
This week a steady stream of low-loaders has been making its way over the sea to Stornoway and then southwards to Harris and the village of Tarbert, carrying the first of the machinery which will p
21st January, 2015
As the Social Distillery, we always keep the residents of Harris informed of our plans and invite them to offer their thoughts and suggestions.
17th December, 2014
...we thought you might be interested to see the distillery from a different angle! The giant door stands open to receive the equipment necessary to produce our Isle of Harris spirits.
5th December, 2014
Since we last wrote, we have been successfully recruiting more of the team.
3rd November, 2014
Isle of Harris Distillers are delighted to announce that one of the main aims of the project, "to be of benefit to the local community" will take a step forward today with the first employees takin
23rd October, 2014
It's been two months since we showed you work in progress.
3rd October, 2014
For several weeks now, a small team of craftsmen in a picturesque village near Siena, Italy, have been shaping sheets of copper into vessels which will distil our Isle of Harris spirit.
16th September, 2014
The aim of the distillery is to create sustainable employment for the Isle of Harris.
28th August, 2014
After our contractors battled through one of the wettest Augusts on record, they were rewarded this week by the return of glorious sunshine.
8th July, 2014
As the steel frame of the main distillery building is erected, we start to get an impression of its final shape and dimensions.