Matthew Rhys on One Nation Under Whisky

Emmy-Winning Matthew Rhys on Penderyn, Acting, Wales and Whisky.

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At the recent St David’s Day Dinner in New York, Joshua Hatton (who is part of our US Importers ImpEx Bev) was introduced to Emmy-winning Welsh actor, Matthew Rhys, by Sian Whitelock, Penderyn’s Brand Director. Matthew is a big fan of Penderyn and occasionally works as an unofficial Brand Ambassador, and therefore agreed to be interviewed by Joshua and his …

Penderyn Sherrywood San Francisco Gold

Penderyn Sherrywood takes Gold in San Francisco World Spirits Competition

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The results of the first whisky award ceremony of 2019 are in, and it’s a prestigious one. Our Penderyn Gold Range Sherrywood Single Malt 46% won Gold at the 2019 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Anthony Dias Blue, SFWSC’s Executive Director said, ‘Almost 3,000 spirits were judged this year—the largest number of entries in our 19-year history.’ This is a …

Shanken News Daily, Toronto Star and The Drinks Business

Penderyn making headlines in New York, Toronto and London

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We were recently featured in 3 publications around the world. The Toronto Star mentioned us in an article on female distillers and Burn’s night (article here). Our Canadian Importers are the wonderful people at Boldworks, who are responsible for organising the feature Shanken News Daily of New York wrote about our expansion into the US (article here). Our US Importers …

Myth US Award

Penderyn Myth Wins Prestigious US Award… and 3 more Euro Golds!

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We are again delighted to announce that we have won yet more Gold Awards. This brings us up to 13 Gold Awards across 5 competitions this year. Most recently Myth from our Dragon Range won Gold (Best in Class) at the highly-rated US-based Whiskies of the World Competition 2018 in the Malt Non-Bourbon category. Also at the awards our Gold …

Impex Conference

Penderyn in California with new importers ImpEx Bev

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Rob Weller, our Sales Manager and Jon Tregenna, our Media Manager went over to San Franciso in California last weekend to meet up with the crew from ImPex Beverages, our new US importers. They attended their annual conference, went to a Penderyn whisky tasting at the famed Whisky Shop in Sutter St, central San Francisco; and then attended the Whisky …

Stephen Davies BBC Brexit

Brexit – Penderyn says EU whisky exports 'really important'

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The BBC paid us a visit last week to speak to Stephen Davies, our CEO, about Penderyn’s view on Brexit. You can watch the video here. Penderyn are backing a joint CBI and NFU letter to 40 Welsh MPs lobbying them to support the UK government’s Brexit White Paper. Downing Street said the blueprint for future trade relations with the …

Penderyn Exhibiting at World's Leading Wines & Spirits Trade Fair in Singapore

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Penderyn are delighted to be exhibiting at the largest trade fair of its kind in Southeast Asia – ProWine Asia (Singapore) 2018 – modelled after the global formula unique to the ProWine World Series and located at the hub of a thriving region, offers companies an international platform to tap on thriving market prospects and reach out to key buyers. …

Combined Wales US Flag

From Wales to the US #1: Penderyn Partners With ImpEx Beverages for US Expansion

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Penderyn Distillery are delighted to announce that they will soon be able to showcase a range of five expressions of their unique single malt whisky for the first time in the United States. They have partnered with the highly respected distribution company ImPex Beverages, who are based in San Francisco, California. Sam Filmus, President and Managing Director of Impex Beverages, …

Penderyn Visits the Big Apple

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Penderyn Distillery had a very successful week in New York. Sian Whitelock, Brand Director, and Jon Tregenna, Media Manager, went to the three Welsh bars in New York – the Longbow and the newly opened Sunken Hundred in Brooklyn, and the Snowdonia in Astoria. A whisky tasting was held in the Sunken Hundred (pictured) and among the large number of …