Swansea Copperworks

Penderyn's 2nd Whisky Distillery in Swansea moves one step closer

Jon Tregenna Media, Whisky Business Leave a Comment

We were at the Swansea Copporworks site on Friday to celebrate the announcement of a Heritage Lottery Fund grant that has been won by Swansea City Council to start developing the old industrial site. Penderyn is hoping to open a new distillery on the site in 2021. The distillery will be housed in the old Powerhouse, a once fine building …

Penderyn Faraday

Introducing a Travel Retail Exclusive: Penderyn Faraday

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Penderyn are delighted to announce a new whisky which will be exclusively available in travel retail outlets, such as World of Whiskies (London airports initially) and the World Duty Free outlets in Bristol and Cardiff airports. Penderyn Faraday is a 46% whisky and is presented in our bespoke Gold Range 70cl bottle which we launched last year. It begins life …

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 …

IWSC

Two More Golds from the highly prestigious IWSC Awards – 7th August 2018

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The golds keep coming for Penderyn. After the six recent Gold awards from the 2018 World Whisky Masters we are delighted to report that we have won 2 Golds at the highly prestigious International Wines & Spirits Competition (IWSC). Firstly, our Gold range Peated 46 won Gold (Outstanding) award in the Worldwide Whiskies category. This is a great achievement and …

Penderyn Women Distillers

Meet Penderyn’s All Women Distilling Team

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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 …

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 …