About Moldovan Spirits

Vodka of all types, from premium, very smooth styles to others flavored with peach, berry and coconut, are the primary spirits from Moldavia. These are mostly inexpensive vodkas meant for cocktails.

Other spirits from Moldova include whiskeys, brandies and nut liqueurs.
Top Picks for Moldova
Clear color. Clean aromas of dryer sheet with a supple, bright, dry medium-to-full body and a peppery, medium-length pistachio meringue, mixed peppercorns, and sourdough bread finish. An everyday vodka that is sure to please.
92 points $17.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
3 Year Old Brandy
Medium amber color. Fruity, toasty aromas and flavors of salty roasted nuts, caramelized fruits, and leather with a satiny, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a smooth, appealing, snappy mocha, spiced nuts, and sandalwood finish. A smooth and flavorful aged brandy that will be very versatile.
91 points $5.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
Divin 5 Year Old VSOP Brandy
Amber color. Bright, toasty, oaky aromas of dark roasted pecans and almonds, chocolate, logs on the fire, and leather with a silky, crisp, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a warming, amusing, medium-length mocha cream, honeyed dried fruits, and cedar finish with dusty leafy woody tannins and moderate oak. A lively, buoyant brandy with nice fruit and tingling warmth.
90 points $10 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
Surprise XO 10 Year Old Brandy
Medium dark amber color. Aromas and flavors of olorosso sherry, fruit cake, marcona almonds, and molasses cookies with forest berry jam filling with a glycerous, bright, fruity light-to-medium body and a tingling, breezy jamón serrano, za’atar, dried oranges, and buckwheat honey finish. A Spanish-inspired Brandy for cocktail play and after-dinner sipping.
86 points $31.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab