A special edition bottling of Penderyn in honour of Cardiff City FC's winning of the 2012/13 NPower league and their advancement into the Premier League. Inside the bottle is Penderyn's Madeira cask finished whisky, distilled using their unique Faraday still.
Sukhinder's been raving about this Penderyn, which has been matured in bourbon wood before finishing in ex-Madeira casks. Bottled at a slightly lower strength than the standard Penderyn Madeira Wood for even easier drinkability.
A general release of one of the experiments Penderyn have been doing, combining their unique spirit with different casks. This Port-finished Welsh single malt was originally bottled only for the French market, but thanks to its popularity it has now become a fixture in the distillery's standard range.
Penderyn is a Welsh whisky distilled once in a unique Faraday copper still with an added purifier and rectification column and finished in Madeira casks for extra smoothness. Launched in 2004, Penderyn has built on its early promise and really carved a niche for itself.
The first bottle in Penderyn's Icons of Wales series, Red Flag commemorates Dic Penderyn, hanged for a murder that he didn't commit during the Merthyr Rising. The Red Flag of the title is the traditional flag of social protest, which Penderyn claim was first raised during the unrest. The whisky is finished in madeira casks and bottle at the distillery's now traditional 41%.
The second release from the 'Icons of Wales' series - with a planned final number of fifty bottlings, this is titled 'Independence'. It commemorates the 1776 signing of the American Declaration of Independence signed by 56 men, of whom Thomas Jefferson and fifteen others had Welsh roots. This is presented with a copy of the declaration and a quill.
A new peated expression of everyone's favourite Welsh whisky, Penderyn. Rather than using peated barley, this is part matured in casks which used to hold Islay whisky, imparting the peaty character on the whisky.
Penderyn's single sherry cask matured whisky, rich and dark with lots of sherry fruit. It definitely benefits from the higher than usual bottling strength, with more intensity of flavour - it also takes water well.