Shipping policy

Shipping Policy

Effective Date: [2023]


Please note that all orders placed through our online liquor store are subject to age verification. As per our shipping policy, we can only ship our products to individuals who are of legal drinking age. Additionally, upon delivery, a signature and presentation of a valid driver's license are mandatory to confirm the age of the recipient.

Our couriers are instructed to request identification and record the recipient's age to ensure compliance with local laws and regulations. If the individual receiving the package cannot provide adequate proof of age or appears to be under the legal drinking age, the delivery will not be completed.

YOU MUST BE 21 YEARS AND UP TO VISIT THIS SITE. PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY PRIOR TO USING OUR WEBSITE. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IN ANY FASHION REPRESENTS YOUR ACCEPTANCE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF THE PROVISIONS SET FORTH BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS IN THEIR ENTIRETY, AND IF YOU ARE NOT OVER THE AGE OF 21, DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE. (hereinafter the “Website” or “Site”) is an online store owned and operated by Barrel Cartel, a Washington D.C. company (hereinafter “Barrel Cartel”). All prices are subject to change without notice. Barrel Cartel is not responsible for typographical errors and reserves the right to change incorrect pricing at its sole and absolute discretion. Barrel Cartel reserves the right, at its sole and absolute discretion, to revise these terms and conditions at any time. Your continued and ongoing use of the Website following any such changes acknowledges your acceptance of those changes and their applicability to you. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions of use, please do not use this Website. In the event you breach any of these terms and conditions of use, and if you are not over the age of 21, your right to use this Website shall automatically terminate.

All captions, titles, or section headings of these terms and conditions are for ease of reference only and shall not affect the interpretation or construction of any provisions herein. Wherever the word “including” or “include” shall appear, such term shall be construed to mean “including without limitation” or “include without limitation,” as the case may be.

Purchase of Alcoholic Beverages: By placing your order, you have represented to Barrel Cartel you are at least 21 years old and are giving 100% consent to Barrel Cartel to charge your credit card for the total amount of your order. You represent to Barrel Cartel that all items purchased on the Site are for personal consumption and not for resale.


By completing purchases for delivery outside the District of Columbia, the customer agrees that they are solely responsible for filing and paying any and all sales and/or taxes applicable or due in their state of residency and/or in the final destination state.

In the event an item ordered is out of stock, we will refund you for the portion of your order for the out-of-stock item. Once an order is placed, any address change request must be made promptly. Barrel Cartel will make a good faith effort to accommodate such request but makes no guarantee such address change can be accomplished. All fees and costs associated with an address change request will be passed to the customer.

Title to Goods. Laws concerning the sale and shipping of alcoholic beverages are complex and vary from State to State. Accordingly, you will be the legal owner of the goods when your funds have been processed and received, and all or any holds have been cleared. Title to all alcoholic beverages purchased on this Site pass to you in the State of Washington D.C. when the goods are picked up by the common carrier appointed by the customer

Shipping Laws: You are responsible for abiding by all State and local laws, rules, and regulations of your State pertaining to the receipt of alcoholic beverages from out of state. You additionally represent you have obtained any required permission, paid any required fees, are working through properly licensed intermediaries where required, and are legally entitled to take possession of the alcoholic beverages. You further represent you are legally entitled to take possession of the quantities ordered, and that you and the person accepting delivery of the alcoholic beverages are at least 21 years of age. By making a purchase on our Site, you are asking us to appoint a common carrier and arrange for transportation on your behalf for the delivery of alcoholic beverages and any other purchased merchandise to you. By making use of this service from Barrel Cartel, you are representing that you are acting in agreement with your local and State laws regarding the purchase, transportation, and delivery of alcoholic beverages. Accordingly, we make no representations or warranties concerning the legal requirements of shipping alcoholic beverages to your State; our Website merely provides a list of those States where common carriers have indicated their willingness to deliver. As such, you understand and acknowledge you are accountable and liable for compliance with all laws concerning such shipments to your State, and you further agree to indemnify and hold harmless Barrel Cartel, its agents, officers, directors, shareholders, and employees, from any and all claims, demands, damages, liability whatsoever, whether in tort, contract, or otherwise, arising out of the shipment of alcoholic beverages to your State, including any and all claims that such shipment may violate any federal, state, or local regulation pertaining to the sale and shipment of alcoholic beverages. Change in Shipping Laws. Following the placement of any order, and prior to the goods being shipped, in the event the laws of your State change so as to make it illegal for you to import alcoholic beverages into your State, you may return the order for a full refund, provided however, you have submitted proof to Barrel Cartel, and its counsel, of regulations pertaining to such law changes. All returns must be made in accordance with Washington D.C. law and returns across state lines are not permitted. Once an order has shipped, title to the goods has passed to you in accordance with the terms and conditions stated herein and no refund can be issued.

This Shipping Policy (“Shipping Policy”) shall be read in conjunction with the Terms of Service, Privacy Policy, and Return and Exchange Policy that can all be found at

Shipping Policy: Barrel Cartel Shipping Insurance must be purchased at the time of checkout to cover lost, stolen, or damaged shipments. Spillage, minor damage, and/or cosmetic defects are all possible during transit. Barrel Cartel does not take responsibility for minor damage. Barrel Cartel is not responsible for any lost shipments, including but not limited to packages lost because of hold requests or delivery rescheduling. If the package is returned due to failed delivery, a twenty-five percent (25%) restocking fee will be deducted from your refund. Shipping costs will not be refunded. If the package is returned to Barrel Cartel damaged due to failed delivery attempts or refusal of delivery, you are responsible for the full cost of the order. You must be at least 21 years of age to order, and a signature of someone at least 21 years of age is required upon delivery. The customer is solely responsible for the shipment of alcohol and must abide by their local and state laws. All orders placed Monday through Friday will be shipped out within 1-9 business days. All Ground shipments placed Monday through Friday before 4 pm PST will be shipped out within 1-9 business days (Shipments placed during the holiday season may take longer to process). If the item is not currently in stock, delivery may be delayed. All Express shipments placed Monday through Friday before 4 pm PST will be shipped out the following business day (Shipments placed during the holiday season may take longer to process). If the item is not currently in stock, delivery may be delayed. Orders placed on Friday after business hours, Saturday, or Sunday will be shipped out within 1-9 business days from the following Monday. Our warehouse is located in Washington D.C. We do not ship outside the U.S. Barrel Cartel does not ship to P.O. boxes under any circumstances.