Awards & Accolades

Medals

Reviews

Green Biz Platinum

Wizards of Whisky Gold Virginia Distiller of the Year Artisan Awards Gold The Fifty Best Gold The Fifty Best Gold Green Business Gold 2013 Good Food Awards Gold Seal

SFWSC 2015 Silver Wizards of Whisky Silver Watershed Gin takes silver medals at the NYISC in 2010 Roundstone Rye and Mosby's Spirit take silver medals at the NYISC in 2010 Roundstone Rye and Mosby's Spirit take silver medals at the NYISC in 2010 Roundstone Rye takes bronze medal for rye whiskey at ADI in 2011

USC 2015 87 pts USC 2011 87 pts

Mosby's Spirit takes bronze medal for unaged whisky at ADI in 2011 Mosby's Spirit takes bronze medal for unaged whisky at ADI in 2010 Roundstone Rye Cask Proof takes bronze medal for rye whisky at ADI in 2013 Roundstone Rye takes bronze medal at San Francisco World Spirits Competition in 2013 New York International Spirits Competition Bronze

The RAMMYS 2015 Trip Advisor 2015 Certificate of Excellence Washington Post Editors' Pick Virginia's Finest

"Everything they do seems to be imbued with same sense of effortless innovation and unassuming elegance."
MicroShiner, February 2015

"While many craft spirits claim the title of 'handmade,' Catoctin walks the walk with its line of whiskeys, gins, and brandies"
Southern Living, January 2015

"While gins can be all over the map these days, Watershed comes across with clear focus. Beautiful juniper nose and taste, with practically no alcohol harshness... Incredibly balanced... I just wanted to sit back and enjoy it."
Forbes, January 2015

"You can't ever go wrong with Catoctin Creek."
Men's Journal, September 3, 2014

"That's how rye is made."
The Washington Post, September 11, 2014

"Hands down the best white [whiskey] I've ever tasted!"
American Craft Spirits

"A beautiful unaged whisky" ... "Especially recommended"
— Jason Wilson, Washington Post

"A vibrant flavor, fresh on the palate. There's some juicy banana on the finish and a nice velvety mouthfeel."
— Max Watman, author Chasing the White Dog and Liquor.com contributor

"A gentleman's moonshine."
Beverage Testing Institute

"Becky makes some of the sharpest cuts for the cleanest liquor in the industry."
Proof 66

"There are some American whiskies I would sip on every day if I could... Catoctin Creek Rye"
— Joshua Hatton, Jewish Single Malt Whisky Society

Product Awards

Company Awards

  • GOLD - Wizards of Whisky World Awards 2015 - Roundstone Rye "Cask Proof"
  • GOLD - Artisan Awards 2014 - Roundstone Rye "92 Proof"
  • GOLD - The Fifty Best, Best Rye Whiskey 2014 - Roundstone Rye "92 Proof"
  • GOLD - Good Food Awards 2013 - Roundstone Rye
  • GOLD - The Fifty Best, Best Rye Whiskey 2012 - Roundstone Rye
  • GOLD - Beverage Testing institute (91 points, Exceptional) - Watershed Gin
  • SILVER - San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2015 - Roundstone Rye "92 Proof"
  • SILVER - Beverage Testing Institute (87 points, Highly Recommended) - Roundstone Rye "92 Proof"
  • SILVER - New York International Spirits Competition 2011 - Watershed Gin
  • SILVER - The Fifty Best - Watershed Gin
  • SILVER - BEST IN CATEGORY - American Distilling Institute 2011 - Roundstone Rye
  • SILVER - New York International Spirits Competition 2010 - Mosby's Spirit
  • SILVER - New York International Spirits Competition 2010 - Roundstone Rye
  • SILVER - Beverage Testing Institute (87 points, Highly Recommended) - Roundstone Rye
  • SILVER - Beverage Testing institute (85 points, Highly Recommended) - Mosby's Spirit
  • VERY GOOD - Ultimate Spirits Challenge 2015 by F. Paul Pacult (87 points, Strong Recommendation) - Roundstone Rye "92 Proof"
  • VERY GOOD - Ultimate Spirits Challenge 2011 by F. Paul Pacult (87 points, Strong Recommendation) - Mosby's Spirit
  • BRONZE - New York International Spirits Competition - Roundstone Rye
  • BRONZE - American Distilling Institute Spirits Competition 2013 - Roundstone Rye Cask Proof
  • BRONZE - San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2013 - Roundstone Rye
  • BRONZE - BEST IN CATEGORY - American Distilling Institute 2011 - Mosby's Spirit
  • BRONZE - American Distilling Institute Whiskey Competition 2010 - Mosby's Spirit
  • 89 POINTS - Tasting Panel Magazine - Mosby's Spirit
  • 89 POINTS - Wine Enthusiast Magazine - Roundstone Rye
  • 87 POINTS - Wine Enthusiast Magazine - Watershed Gin
  • 85 POINTS - Wine Enthusiast Magazine - Mosby's Spirit
  • 80 POINTS - Whisky Advocate Magazine - Roundstone Rye
  • VIRGINIA'S FINEST - Roundstone Rye, Mosby's Spirit, Watershed Gin

 

Latest News

July 2015 News

Happy 4th of July from Catoctin Creek!!!! Catoctin Creek would like to wish each and every one of you a safe and enjoyable Independence Day!  We will be OPEN FOR BUSINESS...

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Roundstone Rye reviewed in Wine Enthusia…

We were delighted to receive a review in the recent issue of Wine Enthusiast for Roundstone Rye.  The bottle reviewed was submitted over 2 years ago, so we almost forgot...

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Catoctin Creek cited as example of expor…

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Catoctin Creek Distillery

Catoctin Creek Distillery
120 W Main St
Purcellville, VA 20132

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Latest Events

Whiskey School at Monk's BBQ

Catoctin Creek's Scott Harris will teach about How Whiskey Came to America:  Scotch and Irish Whisk(e)y After the last SOLD-OUT session of whiskey school, you'll want to join Scott Harris, founder...

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Chad Robinson, Brand Ambassador of Catoctin Creek

Join us in welcoming Chad Robinson as our guest bartender in July!  Chad will be slinging the cocktail shakers behind the bar on Saturday, July 11, from noon til dusk. ...

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Catoctin / Caledonia Dinner at Kybecca

Catoctin Creek's Scott & Becky Harris and Justin Gellert from Caledonia Spirits host dinner at Kybecca! Six tasting courses to be paired with 6 half cocktails (3 featuring Caledonia Spirits, 3...

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