June 4, 2021

Amy Cavanaugh

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Bottling the Midwest

How the distillers at Cardinal Spirits celebrate the Hoosier State

It’s impossible to separate the products made at Bloomington’s Cardinal Spirits from the state of Indiana. The distillers take ingredients and inspiration from Indiana’s woods, brambles, farmers, and other producers, including nearby Hopscotch Coffee, which provides the beans for Cardinal’s Songbird Coffee Liqueur.

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