2021 Judging of Craft Spirits

ADI accepts US and International entries in all classes and categories of distilled spirits, RTDs, cocktail bitters, aperitif & fortified wines from ADI Members as well as non-member small and medium-scale producers (maximum annual sales of 750,000 proof gallons).

Enter Today

Please download our registration checklist, and look over our FAQs, if you are a new entrant to ADI’s Judging.

 

2021 Judging Deadlines

Deadline to apply for COLA Waiver for International Spirits: December 13, 2020
Deadline for Spirits Registration: January 22, 2021
Deadline for Receiving Entries: January 28, 2021

 

Entry Fees:

Early Bird Registration
Up through January 8, 2021

ADI Members
$200 per spirit for US entries
$250 per spirit for international entries
Bulk discount for members who enter more than 10 spirits

Non-Members
$300 per spirit for US entries
$350 per spirit for international entries

Standard Registration
Begins January 9, 2021

ADI Members
$250 per spirit for US entries
$300 per spirit for international entries
Bulk discount for members who enter more than 10 spirits

Non-Members
$350 per spirit for US entries
$400 per spirit for international entries

Discount for Affiliate Associations

Members of the following Affiliate Associations:
The Gin Guild
British Distillers Alliance
Distilled Spirits Aotearoa
Ontario Distillers Association
BC Craft Distilling Association
Australian Distillers Association
Verband der Deutschen Whiskybrenner
Southern African Craft Distilling Institute
Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac
Bureau National Interprofessionnel de l’Armagnac

may enter their spirits at the ADI Member price even if they are not current members of ADI.

 

Downloads

Submission Guidelines   –   Checklist    –    ADI Shipping Label    –   COLA Waiver   –   Sample Int. Invoice   –   Judging Protocols

 

Judging of Craft Spirits

For more information about ADI’s Judging, our protocols, who are judges are, benefits for winners, and more go to distilling.com/judging or click the link above.