WildForagedDistilled

Wild. Foraged. Distilled

WILD ISLAY. THE HEBRIDEAN ISLAND HOmE OF THE BOTANIST CLINGS TO THE EDGE OF THE OCEAN IN THE TEETH OF ATLANTIC WEATHER SYSTEmS.

22 FORAGED ISLAND BOTANICALS. HAND-PICKED LOCALLY AND SUSTAINABLY HERE ON ISLAY BY OUR OWN BOTANICAL SCIENTISTS.

PROGRESSIVE HEBRIDEAN DISTILLERS. THE BOTANIST IS THE ESSENCE OF OUR PHILOSOPHY, OUR ART AND OUR PIONEERING SPIRIT.

Articles

Carbonated Wild Botanical Iced Tea

This can be used as a base recipe for making foraged sodas, no matter what the ingredients or season you may be playing with!

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Water-Pepper Infused Botanist

A recent trip to stormy beaches of Scotland's West Coast proved fruitful in the search of added spice, umami and wasabi.

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Tomato, Lovage and Lemon Balm Shrub

Stemming from the Arabic term 'sharab', meaning 'to drink', making a shrub preserves the flavours of in-season produce using sweeteners a

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Foraged Drinks
Hedgerow Tuxedo

Released in 1930, Harry Craddock's 'The Savoy Cocktail Book' has been a mainstay on the bartenders bookshelf since - a refere

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White Gum Fat Lady

The final drink is viscous, rich and indulgent but incredibly citrusy and refreshing with a real zing from the sorrel and thistle (the grape

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Stradbroke Sling

Growing up Stradbroke and it's surrounding island's were a huge part of my life, so i wanted to make a drink that captured the ess

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Our Foraging
Common Hogweed

“Weed (n): A plant that has mastered every aspect of survival except growing in straight lines”

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Foraging and Creativity

“No place for her in the slow, terrible armies of the cautious. She ran ahead where there were no paths.”

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The Carrot Family

If I were forced to choose only one plant family to rely on for food and flavour it would be the carrot family.

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