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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

Liquor.com - "Best Whiskey from Vir…

Thanks to Liquor.com for designating us the best whiskey from Virginia!  Booyah! Virginia’s distilling history goes at least as far back as Kentucky’s. Catoctin Creek, founded in 2009, is one of...

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Catoctin Creek again in Forbes

We were delighted once again to be featured in Forbes, this time in an article about Irish whiskey and its American descendants.  Claudia Alarcón writes: As one of the first distilleries committed to...

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7 Bottled-In-Bond Whiskeys You Must Try …

So very nice to be included in the Bourbon Review's list of seven bottled-in-bond whiskeys you must try in 2019.  Explaining what bottled-in-bond means, they write: The law states that bottled-in-bond...

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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

Old Tom Gin Release Day

  APR 27   Release Day!  Old Tom Gin 12:00pm—7:00pm On Saturday, at noon, we will release this year's batch of Old Tom Gin. We took our regular, award-winning Watershed Gin, and set some aside for a time...

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Finch Sip + Craft

  APR 29   Sip + Craft at Catoctin Creek Distillery 6:00pm—9:00pm We're doing another Sip + Craft!! Come to Catoctin Creek Distillery, and learn the art of block printing! Our craft this time is inspired...

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Whisky Dinner at Monk's BBQ

  MAY 7   Whisky Dinner at Monk's BBQ 7:00pm—9:00pm Monk’s BBQ is joining with our close neighbor and one of our favorite distilleries, Catoctin Creek, to bring you a very special dining experience. Four of Catoctin’s...

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