Kilchoman distillery to auction first whisky

07 May, 2009

Scotland: Kilchoman distillery is to auction off its very first three year old malt whisky.

On 28 May, the Islay distillery will auction one bottle of the three year old malt out of the very first cask that was filled in December 2005.  The limited edition bottle will have a unique design.

 All proceeds of the auction will go to local Islay charities.
Anthony Wills, founder & managing director of Kilchoman Distillery said: “We are looking forward to welcoming people from all over the world through the doors of Kilchoman Distillery during the festival.  We have a very exciting year ahead, making history in the whisky industry and across the world.”

Kilchoman Distillery is accepting telephone and email bids 30 minutes prior to the auction.  Please telephone 01496 850011 or email

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