Balkan is the strongest vodka on the UK market at a whopping 88% ABV. As such it should never be drunk neat, but makes a great 'super-charger' for vodka cocktails.
(£34.29 ex. VAT)
Customer Reviews: (28 reviews)
Great for making herbal tintures if you cannot get hold of Everclear or other pure ethanol. Regular 40% Vodka burns your throat on the way down. This stuff burns the second it hits your lips. TREAT WITH RESPECT!
- Jeremy from Bristol, 11th April
This is a monsterous drink. Too strong maybe and a little unpleasant. Needs to be treated with a great deal of respect. I reckon sweet fruit mixers are a must. Only a hardened Vodka lover will go back for a second glass.
- GoodGuyGreen , 15th Dec '11
too strong but hav a refreshing taste
- raj kumar, 20th Oct '10
Had this drink once, two shots... I COULDNT WALK... TOP NIGHT!!!!!!!
- Lan Tiger, 13th Jan '10
Ask a vodka bar for spyritus, they didn't have any but recommended this. Albeit not as good, has a great kick that most vodkas dont come close to.
- anonymous, 1st Jan '10
so much for responsible drinks retailing stu! TIT!
- anonymous, 31st Dec '09
I work for revo and love to get people wasted on the stuff as well as indulge in a few tipples of it myself on a Revolution staff night out.
- stu, 8th Dec '09
Always order a glass of water with this stuff. My girlfriend and her mates didn't know what had hit them when I ordered a round of these.
- Anthony, 25th Oct '09
At the end of the night, at Revolution in Liverpool, We had 2 of these, I was fine until then, and slaughtered after. Fantastic drink. "it should never be drunk neat" - Thats what spirits are made for!!
- Martin, Liverpool., 24th Oct '09
Had 2 shots of this within seconds of each other last night. It felt like the firey pits of hell burning me to my very soul. I think it might have stopped my heart for a few seconds too. Bad times :(
- Mike, 20th Aug '09
Sorry Lesley - just full size bottles for this one at present.
- TWE Admin, 1st May '09
do you do this in a sample bottle as i would like to try this
- lesley, 30th Apr '09
Had 3 of these shots within 20 mins of each other once, as well as heavily mixing my drinks. Lets just say the train journey home the following day was not a pleasant one! You feel the effects of it instantly n you should have it with a glass of water lol
- anonymous, 10th Feb '09
im in a battery of artillery called 176 (abu klea) bty. i had this all night on our last bty birthday. awsome at the time. not awsome the following day
- anonymous, 6th Oct '08
the russians use this when they had a space shuttle
- darth vader, 20th Sep '08
Are you making this up peter, or is it the man rule of 3? S0 9 / 3 = 3
- mike oxlong, 8th Aug '08
Had 9 shots,out cold until next morning
- peter sendor, 16th Jul '08
I WAS WITH MAKAND AND I WAS GONNA HAVE MINE NEAT UNTIL THE GUY BEHIND THE BAR ADDED A SHOT OF EXTRA HOT TABASCO SAUCE.......BLEW ME AWAY!!!JUST KIDDING I THINK I HANDLED IT QUITE WELL BUT NEVER AGAIN.....LOL
- SUNNY, 9th Jul '08
Had this a few times in Revo's - if you're bloated with lagers and fed up of coctails and want to kick start your night have one of these - you'll feel the alchohol kicking in straight after knocking it back.The chap serving it, lit it in one glass and poured it into another! It was still lit!My tip, take it real easy on this but don't sip it!
- Makand, Wolverhampton / Swindon, 8th Jul '08
I have two every birthday,. next year I hope to make Fifty