Full Review

Veil

Veil
Botanic Strawberry And Hibiscus Vodka

Category: Flavored Vodka

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 30%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$15
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Veil
Botanic Strawberry And Hibiscus Vodka

Category: Flavored Vodka

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 30%
Clear color. Aromas of bubblegum, watermelon candies, hints of rose petals, and ripe blueberry with a supple, bright, fruity light body and an effortless, amusing, carefree sweet raspberry gelee finish. A fresh, fruity vodka best with a good chill in a citrus-forward cocktail.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Complex
Aroma Aroma: bubblegum, watermelon candies, hints of rose petals, and ripe blueberry
Taste Flavor: sweet raspberry gelee
Smoothness Smoothness: Smooth
Enjoy Enjoy: Enjoy in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Bloody Mary, Moscow Mule, Vodka Martini
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A fresh, fruity vodka best with a good chill in a citrus-forward cocktail.

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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Serve in a Shot Glass
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.