JCS Tour (2018)
Woolens and Whiskey and Old Scotland
July 2018
JCS Tour the UK
Immersion in Scottish tradition
Johnstons of Elgin also called Johnston's Cashmere was founded in 1797

They also serve excellent food, beer and cider

When in Scotland, one must experience Scotch Whiskey
A tour of Blair Athol Distillery founded in 1798
provides the background of the process

While we were there, the plant was shut down
becauseof low water levels.
Scotland was in the midst of a serious drought

That was actually a good thing since we could see
the equipment and focus on the explanation
without the customary near 100 degree temperature

We were not allowed to take photographs in the plant itself

However, we were able to sample the product
An artifact of Old Scotland - The 4000 year old Sueno's Stone
Even with the reflection on the glass you can see the Celtic Cross
A very helpful guide