USC Awards 2019

Penderyn gets 3 Ultimate Spirits Challenge Commendations

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It’s the awards season for whiskies and, after picking up a Gold for our Penderyn Sherrywood at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition we have now had 3 commendations from the Ultimate Spirits Challenge Awards. Each of the 3 whiskies were branded as ‘Very Good – Strong Recommendation’ with Madeira and Legend receiving scores of 88/100 and Sherrywood getting 85/100. …

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Forbes Top 10 Whiskies of 2018

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Penderyn have made the prestigious Forbes website for the 3rd time in as many months. Felipe Schrieberg is one of their foremost Whisky journalists, and he made us one of his ‘Top 10 Whiskies of 2018’. Felipe wrote – ‘ Penderyn Rich Oak  I love this Welsh distillery. I love the custard fruity character of its spirit that is evident …

New Penderyn Legend

Penderyn Legend – 2019 Model Unveiled!

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We have had huge success with our multi award-winning Penderyn Legend, and have recently taken the decision to make the iconic Welsh dragon more noticeable by giving it a smart new background. Previously it was a red embossed dragon on a red matt background, but the new burgundy colour is, we hope you’ll agree, rather stunning. We’ve also changed the …

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 …

World Whisky Masters 2018

Penderyn’s Record Gold Haul at World Whisky Masters

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We’ve been picking up gold medals at international whisky shows for a few years now, but were nevertheless absolutely thrilled to discover that we won 6 Gold medals at the Spirits Business World Whisky Masters 2018. The gold-winning Penderyn whiskies were Legend, Myth and Celt from the Dragon Range; Madeira and Sherrywood from the Gold Range, and the Icons Of …

Sam Filmus ImpEx Beverages Pendeyrn

From Wales to the US #2: Penderyn Ready To Launch Across The United States

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It was Independence Day yesterday and Penderyn Distillery is delighted to announce that, in partnership with highly respected distribution company ImpEx Beverages in South San Francisco, we have expanded our range of Penderyn Single Malt Welsh Whiskies available in the United States of America. The Dragon range of 750ml bottlings have an ABV of 43%. The range consists of Legend …

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 …