About Vodka from France

About Vodka from France
As with wine, French spirits are world famous and of exceptional quality. The types of spirits and liqueurs produced in France reads like a what's what of these categories. There are Cognacs and Armagnacs hat are the most refined and compelling of all brandies. In addition, you have herb liqueurs, spice liqueurs, fruit-based liqueurs, as well as dry and sweet vermouth. Eaux-de-vie, produced from wine grapes as well as fruit from Alsace, are among the best of their type found anywhere. There are also gins produced in France and as of recently, vodka as well. Products such as these may not be as well known as those from other countries, but the fact that they are products of France helps give them instant respect.

Top Picks for France

Vodka

Jean-Marc XO Vodka
97 points
$55
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of coconut flakes, bison grass, anise, grilled sweet corn, vanilla latte, and fruit cup with a satiny, crisp, fruity light-to-medium body and a polished, engaging, breezy finish that exhibits elements of anise cookie, marzipan, and white flowers finish. A playful vodka with a welcoming attitude; exceptionally clean and well-structured.
Awards: 2019 Best Unflavored Vodka
Gemme French Wheat Vodka
92 points
$19.99
Best Buy
Clear color. Sweet aromas and flavors of butter-pecan, frosted pound cake, and latte with a velvety, crisp, fruity light body and a warming, amusing, medium-length finish that presents accents of Irish cream finish. A creamy sipping vodka that will also play well in decadent cocktails like a White Russian or Chocolate Martini.
92 points $19.99 Best Buy
Oncore Super Premium Vodka
90 points
$9.99
Best Buy
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of fresh cream, wet stone, hints of toasty waffle, and white pepper with a round, crisp, dry light body and an effortless, medium-length finish imparting suggestions of hints of citrus zest and almond. A rich and round Vodka that will be great in martinis, on the rocks, or any way you take it.
90 points $9.99 Best Buy
FAIR Quinoa Vodka
90 points
$29
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of white pepper, whipped cream, and shortbread with a silky, crisp, dryish light body and a polished, medium-length finish imparting notes of lemon zest. A well-structured, clean and bright Vodka for sipping, stirring and shaking.
Pinnacle Vodka
90 points
$12.99
Best Buy
Clear color. Aromas of fresh cream and cereal flakes with a satiny, crisp, dryish light body and a warming, medium-length pink peppercorn and lemon spritz finish. A soft, forgiving vodka with creamy texture; sip on the rocks or in any manner of cocktail.
90 points $12.99 Best Buy
Kirkland Signature Vodka
89 points
$18
Best Buy
Clear color. Aromas of suggestions of grilled citrus and milled wheat with a supple, crisp, dry light body and a tingling, breezy hints of bitter chocolate finish. A solid vodka for a wide array of cocktails, mixed drinks and beyond.
89 points $18 Best Buy
Belle Chasse Vodka
89 points
$14.99
Best Buy
Clear color. Aromas of creme, white florals, spicy rye, and peppercorns with a supple, bright, dryish light body and a smooth, relaxed water crackers, Neufchâtel, white pepper, and sea salt finish. A spicy and nuanced vodka with lots of serving possibilities.
Awards: 2018 Best Buy Bar - Best Value Unflavored Vodka
89 points $14.99 Best Buy
Integré Vodka
88 points
$17.99
Best Buy
Clear color. Aromas of fresh cream, hints of lavender and lemon, and wrapped candies with a silky, crisp, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and an effortless, delightful, cheery parmesan, caramel flan, hints of geranium, and minerals finish. A creamy vodka that will play very well in shaken cocktails; easy-to-love.
88 points $17.99 Best Buy
ABK6 Organic Vodka
87 points
$18
Brilliant clear color. Minerally aromas of wet porcelain, powdered milk, and almond skin with a satiny, dry-yet-fruity medium body and an interesting, long papaya, strawberries in cream, and pepper finish. A nice creamy, fruity vodka with a warming tingle; great choice for fruity cocktails.
ABK6 Organic Vodka
87 points
$18
Brilliant clear color. Minerally aromas and flavors of wet porcelain, powdered milk, and almond skin with a satiny, dry-yet-fruity medium body and an interesting, long finish with overtones of papaya, strawberries in cream, and pepper. A nice creamy, fruity vodka with a warming tingle; great choice for fruity cocktails.