The Welsh Dragon Has Been Welcomed In For A Wee Dram By The Chinese Dragon

Jon Uncategorised

The Welsh Dragon has been welcomed in by the Chinese Dragon. Penderyn Distillery has struck a major multimillion deal with a Hong Kong Distributor Port Union and its mainland China subsidiary, Yantai Hongyu Liquor Co. Ltd., for a mixture of branded product and non-branded. This is the first time The Welsh Whisky Company, Penderyn Distillery, which exports to over 50 countries, has struck such …

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Jon Uncategorised

We are truly saddened to hear the news of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.We extend our heartfelt sympathy and sincere condolences to the Royal Family.

Press Release: Yma o Hyd: Penderyn’s Sporting Salute in the Shape of a World Cup Whisky

Jon Uncategorised

Wales’ triumphant qualification for the 2022 Football World Cup in Qatar has brought excitement level to fever pitch across the country. It’s the national side’s first World Cup finals campaign since 1958, and the Red Wall is growing ever-confident. In honour of the side’s incredible achievements thus far, iconic Welsh whisky giant Penderyn has partnered with Welsh football to release …

Penderyn launches Icons of Wales #10 -YMA O HYD

Jon Uncategorised

The 10th in Penderyn’s Icons Of Wales Edition whiskies is called YMA O HYD. This is a patriotic anthem, written by Dafydd Iwan, and has been adopted by the Red Wall (Welsh football supporters). This whisky is produced in partnership with FA Wales as their official whisky for the Wales campaign at the World Cup in 2022. Stephen Davies (Penderyn’s …

Penderyn present at Twinning of Llandudno and Champéry

Jon Uncategorised

On August 1st 2022 (Swiss National Day) the towns of Llandudno and Champéry in Switzerland were twinned. The rationale behind twinnings is usually cultural, economic cooperation.  A local Champéry resident named Ray Pritchard, who was originally from Llandudno, is a long-term expat there who has been harnessing support from us over the years. He was a former Welsh Masters ski …

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Latest Press Stories

Jon Media, National Press

Pendeyrn Swansea Distillery listed in this list of Swansea Development Plans (Business Live). Link here. Penderyn Llandudno Distillery mentioned in this ‘Welsh Road Trip’ article (Bloomberg). Link here. Penderyn gets 4 Gold Spirits Business World Whisky Masters (Spirits Business). Link here. Penderyn Llandudno gets water from the Great Orme (Daily Post). Link here. Six World Whiskies to try now (Whisky …

Four New Gold Medals!

Jon Awards, Media, Products

Delighted to announce that we have won 4 Gold Medals at the Spirits Business World Whisky Masters announced yesterday. The Dragon Range (Legend, Myth and Celt) and Madeira from our Gold Range. An excellent result! This means we have won over 100 Gold Medals for our whiskies and spirits ranges since 2012. Spirits Business said, ‘Nineteen Golds were also given …

Stephen Davies, Penderyn’s CEO, on Sky News

Jon Media, National Press

Penderyn’s CEO, Stephen Davies, on @skynews this morning talking about exports, our Swansea Distillery, Wales and the World Cup. If you want to get advance info for any Penderyn whisky releases, sign up for to newsletter here:

A Brief History of Welsh Whisky and Penderyn!

Jon Media, Whisky Business

Whilst there were stills in Wales dating back to the Middle Ages, it was Evan Williams who put Welsh distilling on the map. In 1705, he left his family’s distillery in Dale, Pembrokeshire and set off to America, establishing himself as a founding father of the Kentucky Bourbon industry. Later, in 1889 a small fortune was spent on a distillery …

Wales Business of the Year 2022

Penderyn is Wales Business of the Year at the 2022 Wales Business Awards

Jon Awards, Media

The winners of the highly anticipated Wales Business Awards 2022 were last night (June 9) crowned at a ceremony hosted by Chambers Wales South East, South West and Mid, held at St Fagans National Museum of History, Cardiff. Over 180 entries from businesses from across Wales were whittled down to 10 winners across the 10 categories, plus an overall Wales …