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ISLAY Islay (pronounced eye-La) is a whisky producing island off the West coast of Scotland. Some of the most famous whiskies in the world are produced here and visitors flock to the island every year to visit distilleries and have a dram with the locals. Islay holds an annual Malt and Music Festival every May and this is a great time to visit, as there are plenty of tastings on offer, as well as limited edition bottles for sale. Sometimes the sunshine even makes an appearance. Much of Islay’s whisky can be distinguished by its peaty, smoky flavours and its...

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