2021 ADI Judging of Craft Spirits

Preiss Imports 432 Maple St, Unit #4, Ramona

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 […]


WORKSHOP: Nosing for Faults

This highly sought-after, in-depth session will explore the various factors that influence the development of off-flavors and taints in distillates. We will look at the entire production process from raw ingredients, operational controls in fermentation, distillation, maturation and storage, processing and product transfer, and finally, packaging materials. The class will also examine methods of sensory […]

AUCTION: Distilling Research Grant

We will again be auctioning goods and services for your distillery with proceeds going to fund research into craft distilling. Go to distillingreseach.org to find out more about ongoing research and funding.

SPIRIT SUMMIT: South America

The Craft Distilling Renaissance is happening all over the world. The South American Spirits (Virtual) Summit will consist of five each one hour long presentations on Pisco, Gin, Rum, Agave and Whiskey. The Summit will conclude with a panel discussion from participants on the challenges and reward of being a distiller in the region. Registration […]

2021 ADI Craft Spirits Conference & Vendor Expo Louisville

Kentucky International Convention Center 221 S 4th St, Louisville

Contact: Anne-Sophie Whitehead, ADI Conference Director annesophie@distilling.com For more information visit https://distilling.com/adi-conference   The American Distilling Institute is excited to announce our return to Louisville, KY for the 2021 Craft Spirits Conference & Vendor Expo. The health and safety of our attendees, sponsors, exhibitors and staff are our primary concerns and we have departed from […]