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Veil

Veil
Cranberry Lime Vodka

Category: Flavored Vodka

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 35%
84 Points
Bronze Medal
Recommended
$9.49

Veil
Cranberry Lime Vodka

Category: Flavored Vodka

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 35%
Pale pale citrine color. Citrusy aromas and flavors of tangerine, hi-c drink, ground cinnamon, and tamarind with an oily, tangy, moderately sweet medium body and a tingling, easy finish with notes of orange gelatin, banana runts candy, cranberry SnoCone, and lime sherbet finish. A chewy orange vodka to add body, flavor and fun to fruity drinks.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Fruity & Candied
Aroma Aroma: tangerine, hi-c drink, ground cinnamon, and tamarind
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of orange gelatin, banana runts candy, cranberry SnoCone, and lime sherbet
Smoothness Smoothness: Tingling
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Cosmopolitan, Moscow Mule, Vodka Martini
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A chewy orange vodka to add body, flavor and fun to fruity drinks.

The Producer or Importer

Distiller Sales Company

The Producer or  Importer
500 Washington Ave S, Suite 1000
Minneapolis, MN 55415
USA
1 612-436-2626

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Flavored Vodka

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Since Vodka tends to be a neutral spirit, it lends itself to blending with flavors and fortifying other beverages. In the 19th century, high-proof "Russian spirit" was held in high esteem by Sherry producers in Spain, who imported it to fortify their wines.

Neutral spirits are still used to fortify Port, Sherry, and other types of fortified wines, although the source of alcohol for such purposes these days tends to be the vast "wine lake" that has been created by European Union agricultural practices.

Flavored Vodkas have been produced from the start, originally to mask the flavor of the first primitive Vodkas, but later as a mark of the distiller's skill. The Russians and Poles in particular still market dozens of flavors.