Celebrate St. David’s Day with Food and Drink Wales and the Spirit of Wales Distillery as they embark on a roadshow to London this week. The industry-wide Love Wales Love Taste campaign promotes Welsh food and drink in the build-up to the feast of Saint David.

Newport, South Wales, United Kingdom, 22 February 2022–To celebrate Welsh food and drink this Saint David’s Day, Spirit of Wales Distillery will join the Caru Cymru Caru Blas / Love Wales Love Taste campaign to promote the love of Wales and Welsh taste. Partnering with Food and Drink Wales Trade Department, the Welsh Food and Drink Market is a two-day event featuring Welsh food and drink and takes place in London on the 26th and 27th of February from 10:00 to 17:00 in the build-up to St. David’s Day on the 1st of March 2022.

Experience Welsh food and discover great-tasting gins, vodkas, and rums, from the Spirit of Wales Distillery, and many other Welsh food and drink producers passionately made products. A warm Welsh welcome awaits food and drinks lovers in Ely’s Yard, at the Truman Brewery, just off Brick Lane, London E1. Visit the roadshow kitchen, sample a wide variety of food and drink from Welsh cakes to Welsh rum, there is something for everyone.

Daniel Dyer, Founder of Spirit of Wales, commented, “We are excited to be attending the St David’s event alongside Food and Drink Wales in London, it is a great opportunity to showcase our award-winning spirits as well as meet our London based customers.”

St. David’s Day celebrates the Patron Saint of Wales or the feast of St. David, which is a celebration of Welsh heritage and culture. The Spirit of Wales has crafted their premium spirits on the Welsh nation, each bottle is inspired by the landscapes, culture, people, and heritage of this small country with passionately proud people.

Head Distiller, James Gibbons, who will attend the event, explained, “I am excited to share our Welsh spirits with you at the Food and Drinks Wales roadshow ahead of St. David’s Day this year. Join us there for a taste of taste of our award-winning Welsh spirits or try our new distillery release smoked range.”

Spirit of Wales Distillery will highlight its award-winning range of curiosity Steeltown spirits at the London event. Including their forged gins, sparked vodkas, and luscious rums at the event. Dragon’s Breath: a curious spiced Welsh rum will also be available to sample or buy on the day. The Newport Distillery offers authentic Welsh experiences, including tasting nights, guided tours with drinks, or learning the art of distilling with the rum or gin-making sessions.

Claudette de Chermont, marketing manager Spirit of Wales Distillery commented, “With wedding season ahead, this is an event you want to attend if you recently got engaged and looking for ideas for wedding. Chat with James our head distiller about creating your own unique gin or rum favours or gifts for your bridal party at our distillery in Newport.”




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About the Spirit of Wales Distillery

Founded in October 2020, the Spirit of Wales Distillery is a no-nonsense Welsh spirits producer based in South Wales. Inspired by Welsh passion and the dramatic Welsh heritage and environment, the Spirit of Wales range includes the award-winning forged gins, sparked vodkas and curiosity Welsh rums. Visit the Newport distillery for a guided tour and tasting experience to find the perfect pairing with Fever-Tree Mixers and Tonics and the Spirit of Wales chocolate range. Celebrate all things Welsh with The Spirit of Wales Distillery and Food and Drinks Wales. Iechyd da!

For more press information, please contact:

Daniel Dyer, from “The Spirit of Wales Distillery”: 01633 965035 or email Claudette de Chermont at marketing@spiritofwales.com

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