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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.


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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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 25 to April 2, 2023

Extended Deadlines:
Online Entries: Midnight, Friday, March 17, 2023
Samples delivered by March 20, 2023

  • Online Entry Fee: $450
    Effective February 1, 2023
    We want to remain the best investment for your spirits marketing dollar.
    We will continue to more benefits to our winners, including physical die-cast medals.