KO Distilling is a craft distillery located in Manassas, Virginia. Co-Founders Bill Karlson and John O’Mara (the “K” and “O” in KO) met at the US Merchant Marine Academy. Both were Navy Reservists, had successful careers, and retired early. Neither being content to sit idle, in 2013 KO Distilling began its journey to create craft spirits with local ingredients and high-quality methods. Bill and John’s backgrounds in engineering inspired advanced distilling processes. Their passion for great spirits continues to drive attention to detail and quality.
KO Distilling handcrafts Bare Knuckle Whiskeys, Distiller’s Reserve Bottled-in-Bond Whiskeys, & Battle Standard 142 Gins. Visit KO Distilling in Manassas, Virginia for craft cocktails, spirit tastings, distillery tours, bottle sales, special events, and more!
Catoctin Creek® was founded by Becky and Scott Harris in 2009 as the first legal distillery in Loudoun County since before Prohibition. We are located in Purcellville, Virginia, in the heart of the Loudoun Valley. Virginia is the birthplace of American whiskey, and at Catoctin Creek, we faithfully dedicate ourselves to that tradition, producing Virginia’s most awarded whisky—Roundstone Rye!
At Catoctin Creek, we believe in high-quality food and spirits. We source our grain and fruit from local sources, free of pesticides and chemical additives that would come through in the spirits we produce. The results are the finest, cleanest spirits possible, with the greatest attention to detail in every single bottle we produce.
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Vitae Spirits is a family owned and run craft distillery in Charlottesville, Virginia that produces small batch spirits made from molasses to glass. We focus on quality and hands-on artisanal values. Our customer connoisseurs drive us to innovate and provide exciting new tastes as well as deliver products that we believe someday will be called classics. We focus on authenticity and transparency and welcome our customers to visit behind the scenes as frequently as possible so that they recognize their central role in our mission.