Jura distillery is a Scotch whisky distillery on the island of Jura. Even though the distillery didn't open until 1810, the people of Jura were entitled to distill whisky for personal consumption, until a ban was introduced in 1781. The distillery fell into disrepair, but in the 1960s two local estate owners Robin Fletcher and Tony Riley-Smith rebuilt the distillery, employing architect William Delme-Evans. By 1963 their work was complete; they had introduced taller stills allowing the distillery to create a mix of malts.

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Amos Rojter (3 years ago)
Great tour, really comprehensive and friendly. Looking forward to tucking into my newly purchased bottles!
Johnny Groats (3 years ago)
Wonderful place, helpful & friendly staff, great whisky
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