Blog Post for June 6th 2015.
This morning, we travelled from the ‘whisky island’ of Islay to the Isle of Arran. Latter is, justifiably, called ‘Scotland in Miniature’.
This morning, we departed our lodgings in Bowmore and proceeded on a tour as follows:
First to Caol Ila Distillery where we joined the standard tour at 9.30 am. As with all distillery tours we shown the malting, mashing, fermentation, distillation and maturation processes culminating in a tasting. Unfortunately, photography of the interior was not permitted.Key facts concerning Caol Ila: