Penderyn inews

Penderyn in inews: 'How Wales rediscovered its whisky heritage'

Jon Tregenna Media, National Press, Staff & Directors, Whisky Business Leave a Comment

Following on from our recent article in Metro, Stephen Davies, Penderyn’s CEO has been interviewed for inews: ‘Stephen Davies, chief executive of the Welsh Whisky Company since 2005, points out that Wales has a long – if inconsistent – history with the drink. It was a Pembrokeshire man, Evan Williams, who brought distilling to Kentucky at the end of the …

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 …

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 Women Distillers

Meet Penderyn’s All Women Distilling Team

Jon Tregenna Media, Penderyn People, Products, Staff & Directors, Whisky Business 1 Comment

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 …

Roy Noble joins the Penderyn Board

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Penderyn are delighted to announce that the eminent broadcaster and BBC radio Wales ‘DJ’ Roy Noble has joined our board as a Non Executive Director. Roy has been associated with the distillery from the start, but now he’s ‘official’ as we say in Wales! As he is a man of words, we’ll let Roy tell the story, ‘Becoming a director …