A worker at Bruichladdich distillery takes a whisky sample from a cask. Photo: Getty Images A worker at Bruichladdich distillery takes a whisky sample from a cask. Photo: Getty Images
A worker at Bruichladdich distillery takes a whisky sample from a cask. Photo: Getty Images

Eight Scottish single malts from the Isle of Islay that are in high demand and short supply

  • Despite being just over 40 kilometres (25 miles) long, Islay is home to several distilleries – here is the pick of the bunch
  • The most distinctive are known for their salty maritime flavours – earthy, peaty, smoky and robust

Topic |   Wine and Spirits
A worker at Bruichladdich distillery takes a whisky sample from a cask. Photo: Getty Images A worker at Bruichladdich distillery takes a whisky sample from a cask. Photo: Getty Images
A worker at Bruichladdich distillery takes a whisky sample from a cask. Photo: Getty Images
READ FULL ARTICLE