House of Commons
ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE OPENING OF THE ISLE OF RAASAY DISTILLERY
EDM #1710
Tabled 16 October 2018
2017-19 Session
That this House celebrates the one year anniversary of the opening of the Isle of Raasay distillery; acknowledges that Raasay Distillery is the first legal whisky distillery on the Isle of Raasay; notes that in the 12 months since opening, the distillery has trained and employed over 10 per cent of the islands population; further notes that the distillery has filled 800 oak casks which are now maturing on the island; and recognises that the distillery has earned Visit Scotland's highest five-star visitor attraction award in its first year of operating.