The Welsh whisky giant will support Conwy County Borough Council's ambitious attempt

 

A WELSH whiskey giant has backed a bid for Conwy to become the next UK City of Culture.

 

Penderyn Whisky recently announced the opening of a new flagship distillery in the historic town of Llandudno in Northern Wales.

 

Wales' Penderyn Distillery has announced the release of two new single malt whiskies - Penderyn 15 Year Old Bourbon Matured Single Cask and Penderyn 13 Year Old Rich Oak Single Cask.

 

Could whisky made in Wales soon get its own protected status?

 

OVER LITTLE more than five years, the number of distilleries in Britain has doubled and there are currently 440-plus in operation across the country.

 

Welsh lamb, Conwy mussels and Anglesey sea salt are among 15 iconic Welsh products that could be protected in Japan for first time as part of the UK-Japan trade deal.

 

Work has started on the regeneration of a historic building in Swansea which is set to be used by a Welsh distillery business.

 

A slice of the city's history is being preserved for future generations

 

Penderyn is developing a new distillery and visitor centre in North Wales, UK. The new distillery will be Penderyn?s second facility in Wales.