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Caol Ila Distillery, Islay, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on Caol Ila Distillery, one of eight such Scotch whisky distilleries currently active on the island of Islay off Scotland’s West Coast.

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Bruichladdich Distillery, Islay, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on Bruichladdich Distillery on Islay, Scotland.

The name is derived from Gaelic and means ‘brae by the shore’. A brae is a hill or incline.

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A description of Bunnahabhain malts.

This evening, I am focusing on Bunnahabhain Distillery, near Port Askaig, Islay, Scotland.

Bunnahabhain was founded in 1881 and subsequently underwent numerous changes of ownership, closures and mothballing until acquired by Burns Stewart Distilleries in 2003. Capacity is 2.7m litres p.a. Core product range consists of:

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