Penderyn Prize Long List Montage 2020

The 6th Penderyn Prize – 2020 Judges & Long List Announced

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The Penderyn Music Book Prize, now celebrating its 6th year, is the first UK-based prize specifically for music titles, including history, theory, biography, and autobiography, with the NME calling it, ‘The Mercury Prize For Books.’ Organiser Richard Thomas: ‘It’s long been an oddity that while there are prizes for the best sports book of the year, the best travel book, …

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 …

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 Kosher Whiskies

Four Penderyn Whiskies gain Kosher Certification

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Towards the end of 2018 our US Importers, Impex Bev, asked us if we’d consider making our whiskies Kosher as the Kosher market is particularly strong in the US. This started a process which recently resulted with the great news that four of our whiskies (Rich Oak, Myth, Peated and Celt) can now be classified as Kosher, with our Gins …

Spirits Business Penderyn Design

Penderyn Wins Major Design Awards

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At the recent Spirits Business Design Awards we were awarded one Master (for our Gold Range Rich Oak 46) and two Golds (for Rhiannon and our Brecon Chocolate Orange Gin) in the World Whisky category. An article in the Spirits Business Magazine, reported specificially about Rich Oak, which was named in the ‘Top 10 Spirits Bottles Designs’: ‘This is something …

Sam Warburton

Welsh Legends & Penderyn

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Firstly we have ex-Wales captain, Sam Warburton, holding a Penderyn Grand Slam 2019 Edition Whisky. Sam took part in an event in Llanelli for the Cardiff Noah’s Ark Childrens’ Hospital. Then below we have one of Wales’ greatest entertainers, Max Boyce, with another bottle of Penderyn Grand Slam 2019, at the Quay Hotel & Spa, Deganwy, Conwy, at an event …

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 …