Whiskey Testing


Brewing and Distilling Analytical Services (BDAS) is a full service contract laboratory offering a wide range of whiskey testing services to a diverse client base. BDAS is a full service, contract laboratory offering a wide range of chemical analysis. BDAS is TTB certified in wine, spirits, and beer. Our labs provide alcohol testing of not only whiskey and bourbon, but also testing of vodka, gin, and rum, as well as extensive testing on beer, wine, distilled spirits, cider alcohol, apple cider alcohol, seltzers, and RTDs.

Our expertise at Brewing and Distilling Analytical Services (BDAS) as a testing lab enables us to select the correct analytical approaches and generate the accurate data that you need. In our labs we analyze a wide variety of whiskey samples, using microscopy, spectroscopy, chromatography, and more. BDAS has a wide array of analytical testing instruments to investigate the critical questions or concerns you have about your product, whether for purity, quality, safety, or regulatory compliance. Through testing, BDAS provides answers to assist with product analysis, chemical identification, and composition analysis.
Our certified chemists participate in proficiency testing to remain in compliance by the certifying body. Our qualified team of laboratory technicians and specialists use a wide range of testing methods accompanied by state-of-the-art equipment in our laboratory. Our innovative methodologies and delivery systems place our testing laboratory among the best in the industry. In addition to our testing, we offer consultation to share our industry expertise and educated recommendations. BDAS services are professional and confidential. Results from contracted lab services will never be shared with any unauthorized parties.

Our alcohol testing lab at Brewing and Distilling Analytical Services (BDAS) in Lexington, KY and Denver, CO can answer all your questions about anything having to do with whiskey testing. The variety of different whiskeys on the market is boundless and growing though flavor innovation. Different whiskeys contain a complex mix of compounds, uniquely characteristic of the whiskey. Many compounds contribute to the aromas and flavors the consumer experiences. Various substances are responsible for aroma, flavor, and overall sensory attributes.
At Brewing and Distilling Analytical Services (BDAS), we’re ready to answer all your questions. We excel in developing analytical methods, statistically interpreting data, and producing meaningful reports. Our goal at BDAS is to provide precise, accurate, meaningful information with tests conducted by our team of analytical specialists as efficiently as possible to maximize our customers’ profits.
For more information about our whiskey testing capabilities at Brewing and Distilling Analytical Services (BDAS), contact us in Lexington, KY at (859) 278-2533 or in Denver, CO at (720) 450-7066.