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, …

Penderyn Gold Range Prize Draw

Prize Draw – Win the Penderyn Gold Range!

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Go to the pinned post on our Facebook page to enter this Prize Draw. Closing date is 31st March at 11:59pm Full T&Cs… 1. There is 1 prize of 4 bottles of Penderyn Gold Range Single Malt Welsh Whisky bottled at 46% – Madeira, Peated, Sherrywood and Portwood finishes, and bottled in our new bespoke bottle. 2. Open to UK …

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 Music Book Prize Shortlist 2018

Penderyn Music Book Prize Shortlist

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The shortlist for 2018’s Penderyn Music Book Prize was announced by organiser Richard Thomas (see pic below) at the Boogaloo pub in Highgate, London on Tuesday 6th March. The shortlist is: Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World by Billy Bragg (Faber), First Time Ever: A Memoir by Peggy Seeger (Faber) and Art Sex Music by Cosey Fanni …

The Gold Range in our New Bespoke Whisky Bottle

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March 1st was St David’s Day and what better day to launch our new bottle across our Gold Single Malt Welsh Whisky Range. The bottle, which was designed by eminent designer and Penderyn Director, Glenn Tutssel, was initially launched containing our house style Madeira finish at Whisky Live in Paris in September last year. Now our Peated, Portwood and Sherrywood …

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 named Grand Whisky Master

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Penderyn Distillery has been awarded World Whisky Grand Master 2017, which is a truly significant achievement. Only four of these awards are handed out by The Spirits Business each year, and this is the first time we have been awarded top prize. The trophy was collected by our Sales Manager, Rob Weller (see pic), at an awards lunch in London …

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 …