2019 Honey Spirits Competition

The National Honey Board is in search of the best spirits made with honey for its 2019 Honey Spirits Competition.

Registration due by August 30, 2019
Entries due by September 6, 2019

The Honey Spirit Competition is hosted by the National Honey Board to recognize the best spirits in the United States that use honey.

Check out the winners of the 2018 Honey Spirits Competition here!

Here’s What You Need to Know

Each entry consists of two 750ml bottles, or the equivalent of.

Fill out the registration form on this website by August 30, 2019.

Distilleries may submit multiple entries per category, but each spirit may only be entered in one category.

The spirit must incorporate honey.

Your spirit must be commercially available in the United States.

Questions? Email alison@honey.com

2019 Categories



Bourbon / Whiskey


Tequila / Mezcal

Liqueurs / Specialty Spirits

Packaged Cocktails

Design / Packaging