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Maltings Floor at Laphroaig Distillery, Islay

This evening, I am providing information on the collection of world-renowned whisky distilleries on the Scottish island Islay.

Islay (pronounced Eye-la) is an island situated off the coast of Scotland, directly west of Glasgow. Origin of the name is uncertain; it may be derived from ‘island divided in two’,’ law island’ or possibly named after a Pictish princess named Ile. The principal activities on the island are tourism, farming, fishing and whisky distilling. Islay is renowned for its eight whisky distilleries the product of which is (with one exception) noted for its peaty or smoky flavours.

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Islay Whisky Shop, Bowmore

Islay is an island of Scotland’s West Coast which has achieved world status as a whisky producer. Currently, there are eight producing distilleries most of which have Gaelic names.

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Single malts at Ardbeg Distillery, Islay, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on Ardbeg, one of eight whisky distilleries on the island of Islay, off the West Coast of Scotland.

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