Currency and Delivery Country

We're just loading our login box for you, hang on!

Kilchoman Machir Bay

(70cl, 46%)

Kilchoman Machir Bay
In Stock
Express delivery available (choose a date)
Arrives tomorrow, order within

Kilchoman Machir Bay Bottling Note

Kilchoman's Machir Bay is an excellent single malt Scotch whisky from the isle of Islay. The distillers use whisky which has been matured in ex-bourbon barrels and Oloroso Sherry butts, resulting in a well-balanced flavour profile, with highlights of vanilla biscuits, light fruit and wafts of warm peat smoke. A top expression from Islay's farm distillery.

Consider this similar product...

Seaweed & Aeons 10yo

Tasting Note by The Chaps at Master of Malt

Nose: Citrus zests, crumbly vanilla biscuits and layers of elegant peat smoke.

Palate: A generous burst of tropical fruit and dried raisin opens the palate. Warming smoke continues to waft playfully.

Finish: Sherried fruits and sprinkle of cracked black pepper.

Tell us what you think of Kilchoman Machir Bay

Please enter your details to make it easier for us to help you further.

country flag
No spam and entirely confidential. That's a promise.

The legal stuff: not providing your contact details may mean we have to delete your comments if another member of our community complains about them. You should know that we will store your details securely just in case we need to get in touch with you about your post in the future. That information will be held by us in accordance with our Privacy Policy (although, in the case where you only give us your name and contact details in connection with a review, we will never use that information for any promotional or marketing purposes). Please click here for more details.

Kilchoman Machir Bay Reviews

Not good too smoked

Tasted like someones sweaty sock had been barbecued

20th July 2021

The Oban of Islays

Soft tar smoke, and not much else.
Reminded me of Oban. Unassuming but a bit bland.
Like Oban, it's also £10 more than I judge it's worth.

15th July 2021

Young NAS

Young, harsh aggressive. Needs more aging. Over priced. There are better Islay malts out there. Prefer Lavagulan or Laphroaig.

3rd May 2021

A whiskey that needs that meditation time.

This whiskey is good, smooth to the palate, it’s the type of whiskey to bring out on special occasions,
With friends who are off the same mind with similar tastes, however it’s also a whiskey you can enjoy in the peace and comfort of your home.

31st March 2021


Love this whiskey

7th March 2021

A bit bland and boring

A very young and over priced Islay malt for me. Rather spend a few pounds extra for an Ardbeg 10 or even another tenner for Lagavulin 16. It's very bland, simply peat smoke overload with a hint of tropical fruit and vanilla.

30th January 2021


This is a great dram no doubt, but do miss the oakyness of the 2013 predecessor.

18th December 2020

Makes for a lovely Old Fashioned

This is a go-to favorite of mine and it's presence on a bar usually signals a better than average scotch selection. Along with 12 year Caol Ila this sits prominently and perpetually half-full in my office. I like this neat or with a splash of water. Try this in an old fashioned - I don't think you'd regret it.

7th October 2020

very pleasant.

Based on smell, taste and drinkability, I can recommend this without hesitation.
Reading some of the negative comments below, I can only suggest that these people try adding cokeacola!!! Enough said.

14th September 2020

Reasonably good but Quarter Cask is better

It has been a while since I had a Kilchoman in my collection so seeing this in the sale made me think it was time to become reacquainted. yes, this is a decent NAS Islay malt @46% and non-chillfiltered. However, on the same evening I compared it to Laphroaig's Quarter Cask (which I bought for £33) - another NAS Islay malt this time @48% and ncf - and Quarter Cask, to my taste, was far superior. I'll enjoy the rest of my Kilchoman but next time I'll stick to the QC.

31st May 2020

Recently viewed