BLOOMINGTON - Bloomington-based Cardinal Spirits has been nominated for two national awards. A panel of experts for USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice Awards has nominated the company for Best Craft Vodka Distillery and Best Craft Rum Distillery.

The distillery makes two vodkas, a grape-based vodka and Pride Vodka which is a special bottling of Cardinal's signature vodka, which the company donates 10 percent of the proceeds of each bottle to various LGBTQ organizations. Cardinal makes two rums: Tiki Rum and Lake House Spiced Rum. The distillery currently distributes to 12 states and Washington D.C. 

You can vote for Best Craft Vodka Distillery and for Best Rum Distillery daily through Monday, September 23. Winners will be announced October 4.