Islay Festival of Malt and Music 2006

Saturday, May 27th
RETURN TO ISLAY FESTIVAL INDEX

Lagavulin Distillery The first event of the Festival week is at Lagavulin distillery. This year we were lucky to have a sunny day.

Lagavulin Distillery

Lagavulin Distillery The famous Islay oysters are present on many a occasion. They are fairly cheap and delicious!

Islay Oysters

Lagavulin Distillery Checking the casks for leakage is done with a hammer. The sound will tell you if the cask is OK.

Lagavulin Cask Checking

Lagavulin Distillery Many people attend the nosing&tasting almost all distilleries have. At Lagavulin we tasted a 40 yo whisky, just to find out that it was horrible! Age does not become every whisky, so we were taught.

Lagavulin Nosing and Tasting




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