Judging of Craft Spirits

ADI’s Annual Judging of Craft Spirits

How to Enter   –   Protocols   –   Judges   –   Sponsors   –   FAQ   –   Award Winners

The largest and most-respected judging devoted to craft spirits

Thank you to all the participants in our 2017 Judging of Craft Spirits. Here are the important dates and deadlines for our 2018 Judging:

Registration Opens:
August 30, 2017

Last Day for Early Bird Registration:
December 24, 2017

Deadline for International Entries:
January 5, 2018

Deadline for US Entries:
January 19, 2018

Deadline to Receive Spirits:
January 25, 2018

Entrants can choose to submit one or more spirits for testing and receive a certificate of chemical analysis which is valid for all major retailers, most countries import/export and tender purposes. A $700 value offered to judging entrants for $150 per spirit. For more details check out our submission guidelines.

For more information about how to enter, our judging protocols, sponsors, judging partners, award winners from previous years and other frequently asked questions, click on the links above.


Judging Fact Sheet     Submission Guidelines      Registration Check List

Example Certificate of Chemical Analysis      COLA Waiver Template