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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

Maxim: Best New American Rye Whiskeys of 2021

Recent coverage in Maxim magazine was quite good: Catoctin Creek teams up with metal maestros of havoc, gore and monstrosity GWAR for their highly limited edition Ragnarök Rye release. The intergalactic monsters apparently traveled to Purcellville, Virginia to destroy Planet Earth...

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AP: American distillers look to rebuild business in Europe

The EU tariffs on American whiskey are finally gone!  After three long years, we can now compete on a fair basis of free trade.  Bruce Schreiner writes for the Associated Press: With the trade barrier coming down, Catoctin Creek Distillery in...

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Whiskey Vault has fun and reviews Cask Proof rye

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Contact Us

Catoctin Creek Distillery

Catoctin Creek Distillery
120 W Main St
Purcellville, VA 20132

Tel +1-540-751-8404

catoctincreek.com

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