Catoctin Creek to Expand Operations

By Jake Emen Virginia-based distillery Catoctin Creek is getting ready to quadruple their operations. With the acquisition of a new 300-gallon Kothe still, as well as the space to house it in a newly acquired building in Purcellville, Virginia, the nearly 4-year-old distillery is massively increasing their capabilities, which previously included just a 100 gallon Kothe still. The new facility, ...

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Buffalo Trace Releases 2012 Antique Collection

(Buffalo Trace Press Release) At long last, Buffalo Trace Distillery is releasing its 2012 Antique Collection in September. The much anticipated collection will once again feature five limited-release whiskeys of various ages, recipes and proofs. Here’s what ardent fans can expect: Eagle Rare 17 Year Old The previous edition of this bourbon was honored with a Gold Medal at the ...

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Buffalo Trace Small Barrel Experiment A Failure

(Buffalo Trace Press Release) Sometimes, not all experiments are successful. Buffalo Trace Distillery learned this the hard way with its small barrel experiments started in 2006. Using 5, 10, and 15 gallon barrels, the company filled each small barrel with the same mash bill (Buffalo Trace Rye Bourbon Mash #1) around the same time, and aged them side by side in ...

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