Stuart Cosgrove accepys his prize

Stuart Cosgrove wins Penderyn Music Book Prize 2018

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The Penderyn Music Book Prize is the only UK-based book prize specifically for music titles including history, theory, biography, autobiography. The 2018 award ceremony took place at the Laugharne Weekend, on Sunday 8th April. The winner was Stuart Cosgrove for ‘Memphis 1968 The Tragedy Of Southern Soul’ (Polygon) and he recieved a cheque for £1000 and a bottle of Penderyn …

Penderyn Features in The Great Gatsby

Penderyn Features in Theatr Clwyd's 'The Great Gatsby'

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‘Jay Gatsby only serves the finest drinks to his guests, so when the party comes to Wales, Penderyn is the only choice.’ A new interactive production of Scott Fitzgerald’s classic Jazz-age novel The Great Gatsby is playing to packed audiences at The Dolphin Hotel in the centre of Mold. Theatr Clwyd comes down the hill to take over the disused …

Penderyn Prize Longlist 2018

Rolling Stones and Wiley compete for Penderyn Prize

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The Penderyn Music Book Prize 2018 has announced this year’s longlist – a smorgasbord of musical genres from Billy Bragg’s history of skiffle to Wiley’s grime memoir; from a study of the tradition of English folk music to an exploration of the rise and fall of the Rock Star. Now in its 4th year, the prize is the only UK-based …

Penderyn's New Bottle

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We are delighted to announce the new style presentation for our Madeira Finish Single Malt Whisky. This is an exclusive bespoke design bottle by Penderyn director Glenn Tutssel, a creative force for Penderyn since 2004. The bottle will roll out during November containing our flagship Madeira 46% Single Malt, but the rest of the Penderyn Gold range will follow. To …

Penderyn on BBC1's Escape To The Country

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Penderyn Distillery was featured on BBC1’s long running ‘Escape To The Country’ on the 19th September. Our Brand Director Sian Whitelock spoke to Nicki Chapman and the video also features David Cover, one of our Brand Ambassadors, who introduced Nicki to a couple of our single malts. This was great publicity for us, and a sign that Penderyn is reaching …

'That Try' Launched

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Wednesday 10th June saw the launch of That Try, a 41% abv Peated Single Malt (the latest in Penderyn’s Icons Of Wales series) at the Penderyn Bar in the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff. That Try celebrates Gareth Edwards’ famous score for the Barbarians against the All Blacks in 1973, widely regarded as the greatest try ever seen. Among the …

3x20cl Gift Pack Launched, in association with FA Wales

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Penderyn are delighted to announce a tie-in with the FAW (Football Association of Wales) to celebrate Wales’ qualification for the 2016 European Championship. Following on from the success of our Dragon range of whiskies – Legend, Myth & Celt – we have created a gift pack of 3 x 20cl bottles which are housed in a smart box bearing the …