Roundstone Rye®

Catoctin Creek Organic Roundstone Rye®

Roundstone Rye

Gold Seal – Spirits Division
– The Good Food Awards, January 18, 2013

Gold Medal – Rye Whiskey
– The Fifty Best, September 21, 2012

Score: 88 "Wise beyond their age"
– American Craft Spirits, September 22, 2010

Score: 87 (Silver Medal - Highly Recommended) "Wild and wooly, but entertaining."
– Beverage Testing Institute, February 24, 2011

Score: 80 "Very Fresh, oily rye nose, bursts with rye spice fireworks."
Whisky Advocate, December 1, 2011

"[It’s] the Roundstone Rye that you should be looking for. This rye has been lauded by every whiskey critic, from [Jim] Murray to the Washington Post."
– Paste Magazine, September 19, 2015

"A bottle of sweet and spicy regular Roundstone Rye should always be within reach."
– Men's Journal, September 3, 2014

"An aroma of sweetness, vanilla, spice and leather. Spicy up front in the taste followed by round sweetness in the middle and a spicy finish.  Nice warmth in the taste and finish."
Modern Distillery Age, November 25, 2011


Our lovely 100% rye spirit is aged it in new Minnesota white oak casks for a period of just under two years, yielding a very special rye whisky!  The hardest of all whiskeys to produce, rye whisky is an old time favorite that is new once again.  It has a delicious woody taste, with notes of caramel, rich butter toffee, and just a hint of lemon in the nose.

Awarded silver medals at the 2011 American Distilling Institute Whiskey Competition, the 2010 New York International Spirits Competition and the Beverage Testing Institute, Catoctin Creek Organic Roundstone Rye® is one of the few organic whiskeys in the entire world.  Roundstone Rye is a superb sipping whisky, a great mixer in Manhattans, or any recipe calling for Canadian or rye whisky. 

Delicious mixed, on the rocks, or neat.  Try some this evening!

Virginia ABC ordering code 27030; suggested retail price $44.99 per bottle.  40% ABV, 750 ml


NEW! Gift-sized bottles!

Roundstone Rye 200 ml bottlesWe now offer 200 mL "gift sized" bottles of the Roundstone Rye at 80 proof.  These are perfect for wedding favors, holiday giving, or custom-label bottles for private and corporate giving.  These are ONLY available through special order at the distillery or our select retail stores in DC and Maryland.  

  • Minimum order 24 bottles for standard label (shown)
  • Minimum order 72 bottles for customized label with your logo and words on it

Contact us to find out more information.

Suggested retail price $16.99 per bottle.  40% ABV, 200 ml

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

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Catoctin Creek Distillery

Catoctin Creek Distillery
120 W Main St
Purcellville, VA 20132

Tel (540) 751-8404

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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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