Membership

American Distilling Institute Membership dues are based on an annual 12 month membership.

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Please contact Anne-Sophie Whitehead with any membership questions at annesophie@distilling.com.

Since 2003 ADI has been instrumental in the growth of the craft distilling industry. As a professional membership organization our publications, website and annual conference bring about greater public awareness and appreciation of craft spirits. Join us in the revolution!

Annual Membership Levels*

$500 Membership

Membership level includes:

  • Full online access (password) to our membership portal which provides:
    • Spreadsheets for start-up distillers
    • Q&A blog focused on TTB/COLA
  • Wholesaler databases
  • Whitepapers
  • Directory of craft distillers and vendors
  • Our summer and winter issues of Distiller magazine
  • Bi-monthly eNewsletter (circulation 7,000) and archived issues
  • ADI members wall plaque, coat pin and window decal
  • Phone consultation with ADI president Bill Owens on craft distillation

Craft Distillers will also receive:

  • Placement of your distillery on our USA distillery website map
  • Your distillery will be listed in the Directory, which is also published online
  • Application for Craft Spirits Certification
  • Application for the American Distilling Institute’s annual Judging of Artisan Spirits

$350 General Membership

Membership level includes:

  • An issue of our annual Directory of craft distillers and vendors
  • Our summer and winter issues of Distiller magazine
  • Bi-monthly eNewsletter and 6 years of archived newsletter

$250 Membership

Special membership for craft distillers producing less than 500 cases or who are under construction – same benefits as our General Membership

$1000 President Circle Brand Ambassador

All the benefits of membership plus:

  • Books
  • Coat pin
  • Phone call from Bill to discuss distillation, wholesalers, retailers and other items dealing with the craft distilling industry

* Membership is required to attend the annual ADI Conference.