About Scott & Becky

Scott and Becky Harris, photograph by Mark RhodesBecky

Becky graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. As a chemical engineer, she worked at companies like Amoco, YDK America, and CIBA, specializing in industrial processes and production systems. Becky brought this knowledge and applied it to something she loved–making the finest distilled spirits in Virginia. Wine, grains, berries, it matters not. If there is a fruit, vegetable, tuber or root with starch or sugar in it, you can bet that Becky will try to distill it.


Scott graduated with honors from Georgia Tech. He has spent the last twenty years building a software career in telecommunication systems and government IT solutions and traded it all in for the chance to own and run his own distillery. Liquors of all types are his greatest love (besides Becky, of course). Whiskeys from Scotland, Ireland and the United States. Brandy from France and Germany. And an eclectic German bitters called Boonekamp. "It's good for the digestive!" as his old German grandmother used to say.

At Catoctin Creek

Scott and Becky are happy to be doing something they love: Producing the finest organic and kosher spirits in the Northern Virginia and the DC metro area. At Catoctin Creek, high quality and organic spirits are our passion.


Latest News

Roundstone Rye on Fox News

Roundstone Rye was highlighted as a whisky for the "whiskey snob" on your list.  For sure pick some up for your favorite snob, and grab a bottle for yourself too! Catoctin...

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Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye receives n…

Flagship Roundstone Rye® receives national honor. November 10, 2015, Purcellville, VA – Catoctin Creek received national press this week as it's flagship product, Roundstone Rye whisky–a small-batch, single barrel, hand-crafted whisky...

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November 2015 News

Happy November!  Welcome to November!  There is so much fun stuff lined up for the rest of this year, you won't want to miss out!  In an effort not to deluge your...

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Contact Us

Catoctin Creek Distillery

Catoctin Creek Distillery
120 W Main St
Purcellville, VA 20132

Tel (540) 751-8404

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Latest Events

Catoctin Creek Bottling Workshop

Catoctin Creek Distilling Company will conduct a BOTTLING DAY on Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 10:00am. Volunteers wanted. We'll buy breakfast for all that attend.  This is always such a...

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Dinner at the Distillery, with cocktails and more!

Photo courtesy Whiskey Cats and used with permission. Catoctin Creek is thrilled to host a monthly cocktail dinner at distillery on Main Street in Old Town Purcellville. Enjoy a private tour of the...

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The Art of the Cocktail - An Educational Series by Scott Harris

Ever wonder where the cocktail came from? What were the primary influences of the early bartenders? How did Prohibition affect the cocktail? What spirits were widely available before/during/after Prohibition? What's the difference between a...

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