Bloomington Craft Distillery Up For USA Today Awards
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.