We are Black Draft Distillery, the first grain-to-glass craft distillery in Martinsburg, WV since prohibition.

Founded in December of 2013, we produce whiskey and bourbon, using unique and all natural ingredients.  Read more on our story, here.

Click here to learn about our First Harvest Moonshine (an unaged corn whiskey made corn grown less than 10 miles from our farm) and our future products.

Photo credit: Harriet Weakley Johnson


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Advice from the Experts – Mountain State entrepreneurs

By Samantha Cart  /  WV Executive  /  November 13, 2017

The Wait is Over…Black Draft Distillery Talks Bourbon

By Crystal Schelle / The Review Herald  / October 11, 2017


Couple expands homegrown distillery with revamped barn

By Katiann Marshall / The Journal  /  September 7, 2016


Photo Credit: Katiann Marshall / The Journal

The Black Draft Distillery Unveils its New Expansion
By Nina Kapur / WHAG-TV / June 3, 2016

Photo Credit: SEDO
Photo Credit: SEDO

Expanding Berkeley County Distillery Opens Tasting Room
By Matt Umstead / Herald Mail / December 9, 2015

Photo Credit: Matt Umstead / Herald Mail

Moonshine is Going From Backwoods to Boutique
By Crystal Schelle / Herald Mail / September 2, 2015

photo credit | Joe Crochetta | Review Herald
Photo Credit: Joe Crochetta / Herald Mail

Cover Story: Around the Panhandle, Jan/Feb 2015 Issue


Blog/Media Links:

Panhandle Live w/Hans Fogle (jump to 49:30)  |  WEPM  |  January 19, 2017

Black Draft gains momentum in regional whiskey market  by Charles Bockway  |   |  October 18, 2016

Production of distilled spirits spikes in W.Va. in 2015 by Matt Umstead
Herald Mail  |  December 20, 2015

Black Draft Distillery Starts Tours, Expansion  By Charles Bockway  |  October 2, 2015

Moonshine is Moving Up in the Liquor World  |  Video
Herald Mail  |  September 2, 2015

Black Draft Makes Moonshine  |  Photo Gallery
Herald Mail  |  September 2, 2015

A Taste Of Oak: Adirondack Coopers Bring Flavor To Regional Whiskey
Curiously Adirondack  |  Mountain Lake PBS  |  July 16, 2015 (barrel feature)

Featured Eats, Boyd’s Steakhouse – True To A Theme by Deb Cornwell
Around the Panhandle  |  Jan/Feb 2015 (Page 90)

Martinsburg Couple Opens Moonshine Distillery by Samantha Cronk
The Journal  |  July 28, 2014

Corn Whiskey Flowing at Distillery in Berkeley County by Matthew Umstead
Herald Mail  |  July 19, 2014

West Virginia Barrel Trail
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