Penderyn is outselling its three Scotch malt whisky
counterparts in Wetherspoon, and considering that these are all well-established, quality whiskies, it is a massive compliment to the Penderyn brand.
In fact, it was not until as recently as 1963, that Glenfiddich became the first Scotch malt whisky
to be marketed south of the border.
Diageo sparked a row that threatened to split the Scotch Whisky Association when it announced it was going to replace its Cardhu single malt whisky
with a vatted whisky - a mix of malts - to be sold as Cardhu Pure
Last month, two collectors each paid a world recordbreaking pounds 100,000 for a bottle of Dalmore Trinitas 64-year-old malt whisky
The single malt whisky
was enough to fill only 54 full-size bottles - with each standardsized dram costing pounds 360.
The Welsh Whisky Company in Penderyn claims to be the first company to distil single malt whisky
in Wales for over one hundred years and by selling bonds for pounds 575 each it hopes to raise money to increase production.
is produced from three ingredients - malted barley, water and yeast.
THE world's favourite malt whisky
is to get a sexy makeover in a pounds 1million advertising campaign.
YOU can't really think about Scottish malt whisky
without the Highlands springing to mind.