About Bulgarian Spirits

About Bulgarian Spirits
Rakia, a fruit brandy, is the most famous spirit from Bulgaria. With an alcoholic level of 40%, this is made in several versions, some clear, some with golden colors. Flavors vary as to they type of fruit - plums, figs, cherries, etc. - are used.

Other spirits, such as vodka, whiskey and vermouth, are also produced in Bulgaria.

Top Picks for Bulgaria

Flirt Vodka
86 points
$10
Best Buy
Bright pale clear color. Delicate, grainy aromas and flavors of wet grain, lemon creme fraiche, raisin bread, and peppercorns with a supple, bright, dryish medium-to-full body and a warming, appealing, breezy powdered sugar, gelatin candy, figs, and wet stones finish. A solid, all-purpose vodka.
86 points $10 Best Buy
6th Sense London Dry Gin
83 points
$10
Clear bright clear color. Delicate, citrusy aromas and flavors of lemon zest and meringue and pepper dust with a glycerous, crisp, dryish medium body and a tingling, amusing, medium-length lemon oil, lemon pepper and lemon thyme, and menthol finish. A very lemony and neutral, lemon vodka like gin.