ADI welcoms US and International entries in all classes and categories of distilled spirits, RTDs, cocktail bitters, aperitif & fortified wines from small and medium-scale producers (up to 750 proof gallons/year in annual sales). Register before November 19, 2018 and save $50/spirit entered.
All spirits entered will receive written feedback from our expert judges, be considered for awards both for the spirit and the packaging, and be evaluated to see if they if they meet the standards for ADI’s Certification of Craft Spirits at no additional cost or paperwork. Award winners will receive a physical awards as well as digital renderings of all applicable medals, awards and certifications.
Deadline for International Entries: November 30, 2018
Deadline for US Entries: December 14, 2018
Deadline to Receive Spirits: December 20, 2018
Early-Bird Entry Fees
$200 per spirit for US entries
$250 per spirit for international entries
Bulk discount for members who enter more than 10 spirits
$300 per spirit for US entries
$350 per spirit for international entries
Discount for Affiliate Associations
Members of the following Affiliate Associations:
The Gin Guild
British Distillers Alliance
Ontario Distillers Association
BC Craft Distilling Association
Australian Distillers Association
Verband der Deutschen Whiskybrenner
Southern African Craft Distilling Institute
Bureau National Interprofessionnel de l’Armagnac
may enter their spirits at the ADI Member price even if they are not current members of ADI.
Award winning spirits will receive their medals at ADI’s Annual Conference and Vendor Expo, March 18-21, 2019 in Denver, CO.