Whisky Advocate Top 20 Whiskies of 2018

Whisky Advocate Top 20 Whiskies of 2018 – Penderyn Celt #17

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We were delighted to discover that Penderyn Celt made the Top 20 Whiskies of 2018 in Whisky Advocate magazine. Whisky Advocate is America’s foremost spirits magazine and their buying guide experts rate and review hundreds of current releases each year. So this is a great achievement for a whisky that only arrived in the US for the first time earlier …

Daily Mail Theresa May Penderyn

Daily Mail, Wales Online and other Media Mentions

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Penderyn had several mentions last week in a Daily Mail in an interview with Theresa May about BREXIT*. This is the second time the British Prime Minister has mentioned a fondness for our whiskies, after saying that Penderyn was her favourite Christmas tipple back in December. “‘It’s been a pretty heavy couple of days,’ she says with understatement and her …

Forbes Penderyn

Penderyn Featured in Forbes Magazine

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After a visit by US journalist Felipe Schrieberg, Penderyn has had two mentions in the prestigious Forbes Magazine. Forbes is a global media company, focusing on business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership, and lifestyle. We were named as one of ‘10 Incredible Luxury Scotch Whisky Holiday Presents‘; one of ‘10 Distilleries Where You Can Buy An Entire Cask Of Whisky‘; and …

Swansea Copperworks

Penderyn's 2nd Whisky Distillery in Swansea moves one step closer

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We were at the Swansea Copporworks site on Friday to celebrate the announcement of a Heritage Lottery Fund grant that has been won by Swansea City Council to start developing the old industrial site. Penderyn is hoping to open a new distillery on the site in 2021. The distillery will be housed in the old Powerhouse, a once fine building …

Penderyn Women Distillers

Meet Penderyn’s All Women Distilling Team

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It’s generally known that women have better noses than men when it comes to detecting aromas. There are many women distillers across the spirits industry, but Penderyn is probably unique in that their distilling & blending team are all women. Whilst they have specific roles and responsibilities, they meet together regularly to nose new batches of spirit & whiskies and …

Glenn Tutssell, Freedom of the City of London

Penderyn Designer Given Freedom of the City Of London

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Glenn Tutssel FRSA is a Penderyn director and the man behind the Distillery’s branding, looking after all elements of design including the bottles, packaging and exhibition spaces. Glenn recently crafted the new bespoke bottle for our award-winning range of Gold whiskies. He’s much appreciated around these parts and so we were very pleased to hear that he has been given …

Brecon Botanicals Gin, FIVE Vodka, Merlyn Cream Liqueur

Vodka, Gin and Merlyn Win Major Awards

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We are thrilled to announce that our spirits have won three major international awards. Brecon Botanicals Gin won Gold in the Super Premium Category at The Gin Spirits Masters 2018, which is run by The Spirits Business. As gin is becoming more and more popular competition was hotter than ever, so this is a notable achievement. Judges included Melita Kiely …

Penderyn's 'Noble Friends' in High Places

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On June 6th 2018 the Secretary of State for Scotland, David Mundell, mentioned Penderyn Welsh Whisky during Scottish Questions in the Commons. He said, ‘I will indeed, and the Secretary of State for Wales would be unhappy if I did not also reference Penderyn, the whisky made in Wales. I can assure my right hon. Friend that I will take …

Revealed – Penderyn's Plans to revitalise Key Swansea Heritage Site

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[This PR was produced by Swansea City Council.] A planning application reveals how a key part of Swansea’s historic Hafod Morfa Copperworks site could look when Penderyn Distillery expands there. The plans, with new architect images for the disused site opposite the Liberty Stadium, include: • a visitor centre with shop, tasting bar, exhibition space and toilets; • the creation …