Take a Virtual Tour

Do you know where your whisky is made?

There is a lot of craft whisky in the market today, but much of it is made in a large factory in Indiana and sold at a premium as handmade.  At Catoctin Creek, we didn't get into this business to bottle someone else's whiskey, but to make our own unique whisky from grain to bottle—right here in Purcellville, Virginia. And making whisky has been our passion since 2009.  #truecraft

Catoctin Creek featured on 50 States of Whiskey - Virginia

The Grigsby boys stopped by Virginia on their national whiskey tour, and had a good time getting to know us!

Virtual Tour of the Distillery

Join Scott as he guides you on a virtual tour and tasting at the distillery. See how whiskey is made and enjoy some tasting notes and history about our small Virginia distillery.

Sometimes, we have some amazing collaborations...

We love working with other craft producers, and sometimes, the results are amazing!

Learn about whiskey, history, and other topics close to our heart...

From the Competitive Enterprise Institute, some cool videos at Catoctin Creek describing the craftsmanship, history, and enjoyment of whiskey.

Catoctin Creek I Whiskey Playlist on YouTube

Join us for Dinner...

Never eaten dinner in a distillery before? We think you should...

More Videos to Enjoy...

On YouTube, we maintain a growing playlist of fun videos highlighting the production of our Mom-n-Pop distillery. You'll see mashing, distilling, feeding spent mash to the cows, steam cleaning, making gin, bottling, and just about every other aspect of this very hands-on business.

Anxious to learn more? Got some time to spend? You can watch over fifty videos that go deep into all aspects of our business, from how we fill bottles of brandy, how we mash and distill, to how we feed the cows with the spent rye mash. After you watch these, you'll be ready to start your own distillery!

Catoctin Creek Playlist on YouTube

Latest News

Catoctin Creek receives two golds and a silver from John Barleycorn Awards

Catoctin Creek continues to amass the awards, with two new gold medals and a silver medal from the John Barleycorn Awards.  Three spirits were reviewed and received awards: GOLD - Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye 92 Proof "Distiller's Edition" "Fudgy and full flavored...

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GWAR helps with bottling Ragnarök Rye

GWAR visits Catoctin Creek to help with the bottling... oh, dear! {youtube}sSUFDIWdd0o{/youtube} Song credit to Lavern & Shirley, original video by GWAR.

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Forbes: Ragnarök Rye collaboration with GWAR

Very cool to get coverage in Forbes this week on our collaboration with GWAR.  Claudia Alarcón writes: In the latest, and perhaps the coolest partnership between a distillery and a celebrity, Virginia’s Catoctin Creek and outrageous metal band GWAR will finally...

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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

  JUL 17   Bottling Workshop 10:00am—12:00pm WORKSHOPS ARE BACK!  Catoctin Creek Distilling Company will conduct one of our famous Bottling Workshops!  Here's your chance to volunteer and learn how to bottle, cap, seal, and label...

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Catoctin Creek Bottling Workshop

  AUG 14   Bottling Workshop 10:00am—12:00pm WORKSHOPS ARE BACK!  Catoctin Creek Distilling Company will conduct one of our famous Bottling Workshops!  Here's your chance to volunteer and learn how to bottle, cap, seal, and label...

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