About Eau de Vie and Fruit Brandies from Bulgaria

About Eau de Vie  and  Fruit Brandies from Bulgaria
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.

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Eau de Vie and Fruit Brandies

Perea Apricot Brandy
93 points
$25
Best Buy
Clear color. Confected aromas of butterscotch, apple, wildberry candies, strawberry shortcake, and mixed berry pie filling with a round, crisp, fruity light body and an effortless, delightful, medium-long blackberry fruit roll-up, chocolate taffy, agave, and dried apricot finish. Electric waves of intense fruits are packed into this flavor-trip of an eau de vie; a very fun spirit to mix in cocktails or sip neat to celebrate.
Awards: 2018 Best Fruit Brandy
93 points $25 Best Buy