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Laphroaig Distillery

Posted by on November 21st, 2010 in Europe, HDR, Islay, Photos, Scotland | Comments Off on Laphroaig Distillery

In my last post I promised to talk about my favorite distillery on Islay [Not a valid template] Which of course is Laphroaig; the most peatiest of all whiskies on Islay. The day started in our guest house in Port Ellen. We were feeling a little rough after a whisky soaked night in Ardview inn in Port Ellen, but thankfully a good hearty Scottish breakfast is one of the best cures for that. We contemplated hiring bikes to get to the three distilleries nearby, but since they weren’t that far (just a few miles) and the weather was quite nice, we decided to walk. Which was all fine and good, but we as we headed off from the village, we realized we would get thirsty soon, so we quickly decided to hitch a ride from one of the locals...

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