Penderyn lead the way with Virtual Tastings

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Penderyn, the leading Welsh whisky distillery, is announcing the launch of regular virtual whisky tasting sessions for its fans and customers. In light of challenges faced during the pandemic in 2020, the Brecon-based brand is bringing safe, home-based tasting experiences to whisky enthusiasts this autumn. Penderyn has previously taken part in a number of different international virtual tasting sessions this …

Spirits Business World Whisky Masters

5 More Golds for Penderyn at Spirits Business World Whisky Masters 2020!

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We’re delighted to announce that we won 5 Gold Awards at the recent Spirits Business World Whisky Masters 2020. The Golds went to Madeira, Peated, Myth, Celt and our new small batch Moscatel Finish. We also won 5 Silver Medals for Portwood, Sherrywood, Rich Oak, Legend and our Tawny Port Pipe Single Cask. You can buy these whiskies online here: …

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Penderyn Virtual Distillery Tour Goes Viral

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Penderyn sees over 43,000 visitors a year, and their tours are very popular. In 2015 the Distillery won a major tourism award, beating, amongst others, the Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff. The Distillery has also received several Trip Advisor Certificates of Excellence. Like all tourism attractions during this period, Penderyn’s Distillery Tours and Masterclasses are on hold due to the …

Excellent Penderyn reviews in prestigious Whisky Advocate magazine

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After our Penderyn Celt made #17 in the Whisky Advocate Top 20 Whiskies of 2018, we were delighted to recieve three excellent reviews in the latest edition of the prestigious US magazine. The bottles reviewed were the three latest bottles to be imported into the US – Rich Oak, Portwood and Peated. This brings the number of core whiskies available …

Penderyn inews

Penderyn in inews: 'How Wales rediscovered its whisky heritage'

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Following on from our recent article in Metro, Stephen Davies, Penderyn’s CEO has been interviewed for inews: ‘Stephen Davies, chief executive of the Welsh Whisky Company since 2005, points out that Wales has a long – if inconsistent – history with the drink. It was a Pembrokeshire man, Evan Williams, who brought distilling to Kentucky at the end of the …

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 …