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Document And Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2014
Oct. 31, 2014
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name MGP INGREDIENTS INC  
Document Type 10-Q  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   17,642,050
Amendment Flag false  
Entity Central Index Key 0000835011  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2014  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2014  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3