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SHE'S ELECTRIC: Slàinte Van

We're delighted to introduce the newest member of the North Uist Distillery team... Slàinte Van!  Named by one of our facebook followers in a competition that really got the Downpour fans' creati...
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COCKTAIL RECIPE: Downpour Ginquiri

A refreshing, zesty take on the classic daiquiri, combining Downpour Scottish Dry gin with bright, sharp grapefruit and lemon flavours.   Perfect for an at home happy hour, your next cocktail ...
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Hebridean Herbalist. #IslandLifeDistilled

We thought it was time to bring our much loved #IslandLifeDistilled feature back, where we take a little peek into the lives of the people who make North Uist, South Uist & Benbecula such spec...
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Say hello to our new website.

Hello friends. You might have noticed that our website has undergone a bit of a makeover, all spruced up ready for the festive season that’s fast approaching. We’re excited to start talking about ...
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Reader Pics. Downpour Inspiration.

This lovely picture of Downpour Gin was sent to us by one of our regular readers of our island dispatch newsletter, Steve Spence. We wanted to send Steve a T-shirt as a thanks but he kindly said ...
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They're Back! T-Shirt Time.

Almost as rare recently as Ballachulish slate, we are delighted to announce that our much loved Downpour T-Shirts are back in stock on our online shop patiently waiting for a brand new home.  Ge...
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Living The High Life.

We often get folk saying to us that running a distillery must be non stop fun. And while we love what we do it isn't all sippin' on gin and juice, it's sometimes a little more slates and roofs. ...
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A Very Warm Welcome.

We're very excited to welcome a brand new team member to North Uist Distillery Co. this month as we say a big cheery hello to Cara who joins to look after all things digital! So if you follow our...
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