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 …

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 …

Penderyn maturing casks

Maturing Penderyn Whisky Casks

Jon Products

So do you know how many barrels we have in stock?! Here are just a few of the 14,000 barrels of maturing whisky we have in our warehouse! For more info on Penderyn/tours/online shop etc., go here: www.penderyn.wales

Penderyn Export Map May 2022

From Wales to the world!

Jon Overseas, Products, Whisky Business

It’s #WorldWhiskyDay today and here’s a map showing how many countries Penderyn are exporting our award-winning whiskies to, or about to export to. We also export to Andorra and Luxembourg. Welsh whisky is going from Wales to the world!! (We’d like to thank #MapsInternational for allowing us to use their wonderful map. The map – without Penderyn – can be …

Penderyn wins 6 Golds and a Commended (in World Distiller of the Year) in New Wizards of Whisky Awards 2022

Jon Awards, Media, Products, Whisky Business

Penderyn were delighted to win these awards in Dom Roskrow’s new magazine New Wizards. We won Golds for Hiraeth and Portwood, and for our Single Casks Penderyn Amantillado, Penderyn Tawny Port, Penderyn Brandy Finish, Penderyn Rum Finish. You can buy Hiraeth and Portwood here. Dom writes on his website: ‘After 10 wonderful years championing the best of New World whiskies, …

Penderyn Limited Editions

Penderyn Launches Two New Limited Edition Whiskies

Jon Products

This whisky on the left has been double distilled, and then matured in Ex-Rye casks from Jack Daniels, and is one of only 2050 bottles. It is bottled at 50% abv. It costs £85 with free postage in the UK, and can be bought here. Tasting Notes Nose: Perfume of green apples, vanilla, honey, butterscotch and sweet seasonal winter spices. …

Penderyn Hiraeth Whisky

Icons of Wales #8 – Hiraeth – Launched

Jon Products

The 8th in our ‘Icons of Wales’ series was launched in December 2021 and commemorates the wonderful Welsh word, ‘Hiraeth’. Difficult to translate into English, some say ‘yearning’ or ‘homesickness’, but the BBC’s Roy Noble summed it up very nicely as: “a longing for your homeland, your heritage and your very being”. This whisky is an ex-Bourbon cask finish and …

Brecon FIVE Vodka

Brecon FIVE Vodka wins Spirits Business ‘Master’

Jon Awards, Products

We’re delighted to announce that our Brecon FIVE Vodka won a Master at the The Spirits Business Vodka Masters 2021. You can buy this vodka, which contains our new make spirit, online here. Here’s an article in The Spirits Business. ‘Quality and price rose simultaneously as the judges proceeded to the Super Premium heat and discovered four entrants worthy of …