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Spirit of HVEN

Spirit of HVEN
Majas Raspberry Flavored Vodka

Category: Flavored Vodka

Date Tasted:
Country: Sweden
Alcohol: 41.8%
Certified Organic
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$14
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Spirit of HVEN
Majas Raspberry Flavored Vodka

Category: Flavored Vodka

Date Tasted:
Country: Sweden
Alcohol: 41.8%
Light clear pale pink color. Aromas and flavors of compressed watermelon, strawberry, raspberry, papaya, fruity pebbles, and white pepper and anise with a round, vibrant, dry medium body and a warming, interesting, medium-length finish that shows notes of cranberry and strawberry, carnations, watermelon candy, and anise. All the artificial red fruits in a good way make this pleasing and easily incorporated into cocktails.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Spicy & Complex
Aroma Aroma: compressed watermelon, strawberry, raspberry, papaya, fruity pebbles, and white pepper and anise
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of cranberry and strawberry, carnations, watermelon candy, and anise
Smoothness Smoothness: Warming
Enjoy Enjoy: Enjoy in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Bloody Mary, Moscow Mule, Vodka Martini
Bottom Line Bottom Line: All the artificial red fruits in a good way make this pleasing and easily incorporated into cocktails.

The Importer

Preiss Imports, LLC

The Importer
432 Maple Street, Suite 4
Ramona, CA 92065
USA
1 760-789-9000

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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.