Whisky Advocate

Penderyn US Single Cask Whisky make Top 10 Highest-Scoring Whiskies in Whisky Advocate Magazine, Spring 2020 Edition

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We were delighted to hear that our US-exclusive Penderyn Portwood Single Cask Whisky (No. PT113) 60.4% ABV was featured in the list in the prestigious Whisky Advocate magazine, and achieved a score of 93/100. This is a US bottling only and limited to 251 bottles. This is a big win for both Penderyn and for ImpEx Bev, our US importers, …

Up Jumped the Devil: The Real Life of Robert Johnson

2020 Penderyn Music Book Prize won by Biography of Blues Legend, Robert Johnson

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The Penderyn Music Book Prize 2020 has been won by the outstanding biography Up Jumped The Devil: The Real Life of Robert Johnson by Bruce Conforth and Gayle Dean Wardlow (Omnibus Press). Watch the video presentation, which includes Richard Thomas – the organiser of the prize – talking about the shortlist; Stephen Davies – Penderyn Distillery’s CEO – announcing the …

Aista Jukneviciute of Penderyn, with Jarl Hobbs of Lovair in front of IBCs of sanitizing liquid.

Welsh Distillers Penderyn contributes to fight against Coronavirus

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Economy, Transport and North Wales Minister Ken Skates has thanked iconic Welsh whisky and spirits brand Penderyn on diverting its expert distillers to produce much needed hand sanitizer for the NHS in Wales. As a result of the demand for hand sanitiser gels and liquids during the current Coronavirus pandemic, Penderyn is now producing hand sanitiser liquid with an 80% …

San Francisco World Spirits Awards Competition 2020

Penderyn wins 1 Double Gold and 2 Gold Medals at prestigious San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2020

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Continuing on from a superb 2019, Penderyn Distillery are celebrating a slew of gold award wins at the prestigious San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2020. Having wowed several competitions as well as the modern whisky-drinking public over the past few years, the most recent plaudits prove that Penderyn continues to be a brand to watch.  Penderyn won Gold medal awards …

Penderyn Club Member Bottle

New Penderyn Club Bottle

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Penderyn Club members are very important to the Distillery. They form the foundation of our business and often act as ambassadors, spreading the word about our award-winning Welsh whiskies and spirits far and wide. In the past people became Club Members by filling out a form, and were then sent product. However there was nothing tangible to hold, so we …

Siddiqui Rums

Siddiqui Rums from Penderyn Distillery

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Penderyn Distillery are delighted to announce that they have partnered with the California-based, Siddiqui Rums Corporation. This exciting new partnership means that Penderyn will produce Siddiqui Rums for international markets. Is it possible for one word or one brand of spirit to encapsulate an entire way of life? It’s a big ask, but for tens of thousands of people who …

Penderyn Metro

Penderyn's CEO talks BREXIT in The Metro

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This is a transcript of an article that appeared in todays’ Metro. The original article is here. Brexit ‘climate of uncertainty’ hard to deal with, says whisky boss’ ‘The head of a prestigious UK booze maker has told Metro.co.uk the EU withdrawal saga is making it harder to do business. Stephen Davies, CEO of Welsh whisky brand Penderyn, said: ‘we …

Whisky Bible 2020

Penderyn Madeira Cask Named European Whisky of the Year 2020 in Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible

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Penderyn is celebrating a remarkable 2019 with another accolade which has just been announced. A Madeira Single Cask Edition (M75-32), which was created for our German importers Schlumberger, has just been named the ‘European Whisky of the Year’ with a rating of 96.5/100 in the most influential whisky guide, Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible. This is the 3rd such accolade in this …