The Machair Months

Yesterday saw a celebration of the estival solstice, the longest day of the year and the start of summer.

The Spirit Of The Sea

Lying 40 nautical miles west of the Isle of Harris are the magical isles and sea stacs of St. Kilda.

The Isle Of Love

It's often difficult to convey the realities of living on the edge, here in the Outer Hebrides.

Valhalla's Haul

The Peat Cutters

Last Saturday was World Whisky Day, so three of our distillers made for the moors to mark the occasion by “cutting peats” in the way island

Spring Marches On

Common Tern in flight © Lewis Mackenzie 2018

Your Favourite Scottish Gin

Just a few short years ago, few people outside Tarbert could have imagined the Isle of Harris would become widely renowned for making beautiful gin.

Lambing Time

We’ve been enjoying our fair share of spring-like weather this week, a welcome state of affairs after a long, dark winter.

The Island Calendar

The Coastal Spirit

Image © Jim Richardson.

Spring Forward

With the clocks changing here in the UK, the first bold buds of new life are beginning to appear at the Isle of Harris Distillery.

The Spark of Spring

This week brought the Vernal Equinox to the northern hemisphere, marking the end of winter and the beginning of spring here in the Outer Hebrides.

The Harris Lavender Martini

Our journey into the joys of the Martini continues this week, an ongoing exploration of the world’s most famous gin cocktail.

The Clove Club Coastal Martini

This week, our Martini Project continues as we turn our attention to the joys of good food, and introduce our latest collaboration with one of London’s best restaurants,

The Isle of Harris Gibson

  Our enjoyable journey into the world of Martini cocktails continues this week as we turn to the serious business of ice, a fitting topic given the current climate across the UK. 

The Seaweed Martini

Last week we shared the recipe for the Isle of Harris Gin 'Stromberg Martini

The Martini Project

Do you like yours wet, dry or dirty?

The Antarctic Serve

Our bottles of Isle of Harris Gin have been on many exciting journeys since we launched it in 2015, travelling with customers to all corners of the globe, from Toronto to Tokyo, New York to N