Wales Footballer Gareth Bale becomes Penderyn Distillery’s Latest Signing!

Jon Media, National Press, Penderyn People, Products, Whisky Business

Penderyn Distillery are delighted to announce that superstar footballer Gareth Bale has become a shareholder of the business and will be a global ambassador for Penderyn’s spirit brands. Bale, who is on his way to the World Cup as the pivotal player in the Welsh football team, is proud to be creating this world class partnership with the internationally acclaimed …

Penderyn Latest Awards

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 …

Penderyn in Forbes

Penderyn in Forbes

Jon Media, National Press

Once again, we are mentioned in the prestigious US Forbes website/magazine. You can read the article here. Brad Japhe, who wrote the article, visited us last month. He took the tour and we ate at The Old Red Lion in Penderyn, and he stayed at The Ty Newydd Hotel, just down the road. We liked this line from the article, …