Vodka has become the most successful spirit in the last few years because it's the most versatile, mixing more readily with a wider range of ingredients than any other spirit. Vodka offers more cocktails, and inspires more new cocktails, than any other spirit, and it is cocktails that drive vodka's popularity. Read More »
A Chinese-made vodka, named for a county in Hunan, northern China. Grain from the area in and around Baojing is used to make the mash and the resulting spirit is filtered through 168 carats of diamonds, a number representing 'being on the road to infinite prosperity' in Chinese custom, according to the makers. A crisp vodka suited to drinking neat or in martinis as well as in cocktails.
Hangar One is an American made vodka, produced in California by St George Spirits, also famed for their absinthes and whiskies. It's a blend of pot distilled grape and grain spirits (viognier and wheat respectively), with the grape spirit softening the flavour to create a high quality clean vodka.
Staritsky Levistsky Reserve Vodka is a vintage vodka made from grain harvested from black earth and spring water enriched by quartz. This is produced in small batches in the Carpathian region of Ukraine.
An old presentation of Smirnoff Black Label. This premium variant is pot-distilled and filtered through seven tons of charcoal in a painstaking production process designed to produce a vodka of rare purity.
An old bottle of Luksusowa Vodka. A fantastically creamy triple-distilled potato vodka with a lightly sweet finish, 'Luksosowa' is the Polish term for 'luxury vodka' and it's not difficult to see why. We estimate this bottle dates from the 1970s.
Croatia's Akvinta is a blend of triple-distilled high-grade Italian wheat spirit filtered through Charcoal, Marble, Silver, Gold and Platinum and then diluted with Croatian spring water. First appearing in the UK's style bars in 2008, Akvinta quickly established itself in the super-premium vodka category and has been picking up Gold Medals at various international competitions ever since. Akvinta is certified both kosher and organic.