Penderyn Awards

Penderyn Distillery wins an astonishing 35 Gold Medals (plus other awards) in 4 years.

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We regularly informed you of our awards, but here is a summary of what Penderyn has achieved since 2016 across our whisky and spirits ranges. As well as the 35 Golds there have been a number of silvers, some very high marks and a Spirits Business Grandmaster award for the distillery in 2017. (Full list below.) This is testimony to …

Warren Gatland Glenn Tutssel

Penderyn presents Warren Gatland with a Celebratory Bottle of our 2019 Grand Slam Whisky – 'Gatastic'!

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Warren Gatland is, and will always be, a legend in Wales. Since he became the Welsh rugby team head coach in 2007 Wales have won four Six Nations titles, three Grand Slams (2009, 2012, 2019), and reached the semi-final of the 2011 World Cup – a period of unparalleled success. After the forthcoming Rugby World Cup in Japan, Warren is …

New Flavoured Gins

Penderyn extends its Award-Winning Gin Range

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Penderyn Extends its Award-Winning Gin Range Following on from the multi-award-winning success of our Brecon Special Reserve Gin and our Brecon Botanicals Gin, Penderyn are delighted to announce the forthcoming launch of three new flavoured gins – Rhubarb & Cranberry, and Rose Petal and Chocolate Orange. They can be ordered for £28 inc P&P here. The new gins are based …

Portwood Whiskies of the World

Penderyn Wins its 5th Gold Medal of 2019, and the 2nd for Portwood

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Penderyn distillery, based in the Brecon Beacons, Wales, is celebrating its fifth international Gold Award win this year.  The distillery’s Penderyn Portwood has claimed Best in Class in its category at the Whiskies of The World Awards, offered each year to leading spirits from all over the globe.  Excelling in the Malt: Barrel Finished category, it is just the latest in …

Icons of Wales #7 - Rhiannon

Icons of Wales #7 – Penderyn Celebrates Rhiannon, the Mythical Welsh Goddess

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We are delighted to announce the 7th in our Icons of Wales Series. ‘Rhiannon’ is a Sherrywood Grand Cru finished whisky at 46% abv. You can order online here. Written in the Welsh language in the 11th century, The Mabinogi are the earliest prose work in the history of Britain. They were transcribed from the oral tradition and have since …

Gourmet Traveller Wine

'Penderyn whiskies… rank among the best single malts in the world.'

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We had a visit from Franz Scheurer all the way from Australia recently. He was a fine fellow with a penchant for motorbikes, whisky and Iranian cigarettes. Franz is a very well respected journalist in the spirits trade and wrote this wonderful article about Penderyn, which included the quote above. Read the full article here.

IWSC Awards 2019

Welsh Whisky lands 3 Golds at the Prestigious International Wine & Spirit Awards

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Welsh Whisky lands 3 Golds at the Prestigious International Wine & Spirit Awards Penderyn, a unique Welsh whisky distillery based in the Brecon Beacons, is celebrating having taken home three  prestigious gold awards at this year’s International Wine & Spirit Competition.  The IWSC, which celebrates the finest in new spirits and wine pressing each year, lauded the brand for its …