Annual Craft Spirits Conference & Vendor Expo

ADI hosts the largest annual national conference for craft distillers. The Annual Conference has speakers, panel discussions, break-out sessions, hands-on workshops, distillery tours, vendor displays, expert presentations, and a juried competition with an awards dinner. More »

2016 Medals

Judging of Craft Spirits

The first spirits judging devoted to artisan American Spirits is now in its eighth year. Some of the best distilleries in the craft movement are taking part in this competition. Enter your spirit today! More »

Gin Summit 2017

The American Distilling Institute is proud to announce the first ever Gin Summit, held on Saturday 1st April 2017 at the Joseph A. Magnus & Co. Distillery, in Washington D.C. The Gin Summit is an unique, one-day conference designed for distillers, bartenders, trade professionals, and the gin superfan. The day comprised of wide selection of talks and tastings, […] More »

Stillwater Spirits

Hands-on Distilling Workshops

The Instructional hands-on distilling workshops address every step in producing, packaging, and marketing craft-distilled spirits. These workshops range from first-time introductions to master classes. More »


Speaking & Writing Opportunities

Because ADI is a vibrant, interactive community, we always welcome new topics and ideas, and we have many outlets available for you to contribute. By sharing our vast knowledge and experience, we’re empowering the American Craft Distilling movement. More »