About Us

The Denver International Spirits Competition is now celebrating its 12th Season! Wine Country Network is a leading producer of professional beverage competitions in Wine, Spirits, and Canned Cocktails. The DISC is one of just a handful of international spirits competitions worldwide. Calling all Spirits, RTD Cocktails, and Mixers!

In 2022 we received 25% more entries than the previous year. Our competition is open to all commercial/ craft distillers, importers, and distributors of distilled spirits.

News

Welcome to the Denver International Spirits Competition News Room, a resource for media professionals. Here, you will find the most current information in the form of News Releases, Fact Sheets, and Judges' Profiles.

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Judges

The Denver International Spirits Competition is conducted double-blind by a seasoned panel of beverage professionals. Our judging panel consists of sommeliers, retail buyers, journalists, mixologists, and beverage directors. All judges undergo a daily calibration class to maintain consistent evaluation and scoring of all spirits.

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Call For Spirits! The 2023 Denver International Spirits Competition is now accepting entries!

Competition Dates: March 18 to 26, 2023
Important Deadlines:
•Online Entries: March 11, 2023
•Samples delivered by March 13, 2023
*Online Entry Fee: $400

Entry fees are not increasing over last year. We want to remain the best investment for your spirits marketing dollar. While other competitions continue to raise fees and reduce included benefits, the Denver International Spirits Competition strives to add more marketing benefits for its entrants.