Lovely map of Islay by Kate McLelland. Islay, known as The Whisky Isle, is home to seven of Scotland's longest-producing, most celebrated whisky distilleries --including Ardbeg, Bowmore, Caol Isla, Lagavulin and Laphroaig.
The Spirits of Islay: Eight Whisky Distilleries in Three Days | We visited all of the whisky distilleries on Islay, Scotland - Ardbeg, Bowmore, Bruichladdich, Bunnahabhain, Caol Ila, Kilchoman, Lagavulin, and Laphroaig (including the Water to Whisky Experience).
Lagavulin Distillery & Visitors Centre in Port Ellen
The Lagavulin distillery began life as an illegal still at least as far back as the 18th century, the present legal distillery was founded in the early 19th century. Islay Island (Queen of the Hebrides), Scotland