The Grand Rapids' distillery is currently in the running for "Best Craft Specialty Spirits Distillery" in a USA Today 10Best readers poll.

To determine the top 20, USA Today asked a panel of American spirits experts to nominate their favorite best craft specialty spirits distilleries in the USA:

"Many of these distilleries work in small batches using locally-sourced ingredients. Many are family-owned. Many painstakingly distill their spirits using a blend of traditional and modern techniques. All take pride in crafting unique spirits worthy of sipping as well as mixing."

Now it's up to a public vote!

Here's USA Today's praise for Long Road Distillers' Aquavit: