ADI 2024 International Spirits Competition

Since 2007, ADI has upheld the highest standards in the industry by giving our judges the freedom to only award the very best, and being the first competition to provide written feedback for every entry. We accept entries in all classes and categories of distilled spirits, RTDs, cocktail bitters, no/low spirits, mixers, aperitifs & fortified […]


The Distilling Research Grant (DRG) was founded in 2018 by ADI to advance and disseminate knowledge of distilled beverage alcohol to benefit the entire industry. The DRG is a 501c3 non-profit organization that operates independently from ADI, but with its full support and endorsement. The DRG aims to foster innovation, excellence and collaboration among craft […]

WORKSHOP: SOLD OUT – Blending, Maturation and Warehousing – Dec 2023

Ironroot Republic Distillery 3111 Loy Lake Rd, Dennison, TX, United States

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT     Internationally renowned independent Master Blenders Nancy Fraley and Angela d'Oraziowill be teaching our blending and maturation masterclass this year again. The class was first taught at ADI 2013 in Denver. In 2017 the class expanded from three hours to three days, added on the hands blending experience and […]


Why You Need a Brand Ambassador with Sailor Guevara

Join us for an enriching webinar, "Why You Need a Brand Ambassador," featuring the remarkable Sailor Guevara. Sailor is not just a prominent figure in the spirits industry; she's a whiskey woman with a heart and soul deeply intertwined with all things whisk(e)y. With over 30 years of experience, she's worn many hats as a […]

Building More Bang for Your Buck with Kris Bohm

It all started with the idea of starting a grain to glass craft distillery, with big dreams of amazing aged spirits. Through endless hard work, with long days and nights of distilling, your aged spirits have matured and the time has arrived. Your craft distillery is no longer in its infancy, your spirits have been […]

ADI 2024 BALTIMORE: Craft Spirits Conference & Vendor Expo

Baltimore Convention Center 1 W Pratt St, MD, United States

Bookmark this page for updates! SAVE THE DATE! AUGUST 27-28, 2024 LOCATION Baltimore Convention Center REGISTRATION OPENS APRIL 2024 SCHEDULE Monday August 26: Workshops, Tours and exhibitors move-in Tuesday August 27: Conference & Expo Day 1 Keynote Address: Lisa Wicker Wednesday August 28: Conference & Expo Day 2 Thursday, August 29: Workshops and Tours HOTEL […]