Craft Certification

Craft spirits are the products of an independently-owned distillery with maximum annual sales of 52,000 cases where the product is PHYSICALLY distilled and bottled on-site. More »

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Craft Spirits Tourism Index

ADI and Travelocity worked together to develop the first ever Craft Spirits Tourism Index. The purpose of the index is to help draw consumer attention to the great spirits that craft distilleries are producing and support the growing interest in craft distillery tourism.   Why Craft Spirits Tourism? Following up on its 2016 Beer Tourism Index, […] More »

Distillery Operations Safety

A single safety incident at a distillery is too many, and information will prevent incidents. History of Distillery Incidents Tuthilltown Cooling water line stopped working, sending alcohol vapor into the environment Silver Trail Incorrect pressure relief valve on still BJ Hooker Nov 2017 Immersion blender used to mix vodka Vodka distillery explosion injures […] More »

Startup Business Plans

Download business plans and other helpful resources for the craft distiller. More »