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 …

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 …

Brecon Botanicals Gin, FIVE Vodka, Merlyn Cream Liqueur

Vodka, Gin and Merlyn Win Major Awards

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We are thrilled to announce that our spirits have won three major international awards. Brecon Botanicals Gin won Gold in the Super Premium Category at The Gin Spirits Masters 2018, which is run by The Spirits Business. As gin is becoming more and more popular competition was hotter than ever, so this is a notable achievement. Judges included Melita Kiely …

Penderyn's 'Noble Friends' in High Places

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On June 6th 2018 the Secretary of State for Scotland, David Mundell, mentioned Penderyn Welsh Whisky during Scottish Questions in the Commons. He said, ‘I will indeed, and the Secretary of State for Wales would be unhappy if I did not also reference Penderyn, the whisky made in Wales. I can assure my right hon. Friend that I will take …

Revealed – Penderyn's Plans to revitalise Key Swansea Heritage Site

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[This PR was produced by Swansea City Council.] A planning application reveals how a key part of Swansea’s historic Hafod Morfa Copperworks site could look when Penderyn Distillery expands there. The plans, with new architect images for the disused site opposite the Liberty Stadium, include: • a visitor centre with shop, tasting bar, exhibition space and toilets; • the creation …

Penderyn Exhibiting at World's Leading Wines & Spirits Trade Fair in Singapore

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Penderyn are delighted to be exhibiting at the largest trade fair of its kind in Southeast Asia – ProWine Asia (Singapore) 2018 – modelled after the global formula unique to the ProWine World Series and located at the hub of a thriving region, offers companies an international platform to tap on thriving market prospects and reach out to key buyers. …

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 …

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From Wales to the US #1: Penderyn Partners With ImpEx Beverages for US Expansion

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Penderyn Distillery are delighted to announce that they will soon be able to showcase a range of five expressions of their unique single malt whisky for the first time in the United States. They have partnered with the highly respected distribution company ImPex Beverages, who are based in San Francisco, California. Sam Filmus, President and Managing Director of Impex Beverages, …