A view of Bunnahabhain with the distillery and the Sound of Islay stretching out into the distance. The wreck of the Wyre Majestic also visible on the left. Taken in April 2008 when returning from a walk in the north of Islay.
A slightly unusual post for this blog, but I felt it was the right thing to do. On Easter 2016 John MacLellan, known to many through his work at Bunnahabhain and Kilchoman distilleries, sadly passed away after a long illness. One of my lasting memories of John is from his time at Bunnahabhain distillery, were he always welcomed us back with a wee dram from the Islay walking week walks in the area. Here he is pouring a wee dram for one of the walkers returning from a walk from Gortantaoid to Rhuvaal and finishing at Bunnahabhain in 2008. Thank you John.