Archive for the ‘Vodka Reviews’ Category

George’s Rants and Raves: Misadventure Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Misadventure Vodka

If you ever find yourself up and around the San Diego area, you just might want to drop by a local watering hole and have a misadventure. Now, that really isn’t...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Aermoor Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Aermoor Vodka

“Water, water everywhere, / Nor any drop to drink.” So spoke an old sea salt in “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner” by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, although...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Dixie Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Dixie Vodka

WOW, this vodka is confusing.  In the past, it was called General Beauregard’s Dixie Southern Vodka,  but the name has since been changed to Dixie Vodka. ...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Aylesbury Duck Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Aylesbury Duck Vodka

Of the more than 450 brands of vodka in the world, as you, my faithful 899,648.6 regular readers know, I have taste tested only 36 to date, and by this count, I...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Crater Lake Hazelnut Espresso Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Crater Lake Hazelnut Espresso Vodka

Every once in a while, mostly on the weekends, I like a little alcohol in the morning to pop my eyes open and provide me with a bracing start to the day. Sometimes,...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Khortytsa Platinum Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Khortytsa Platinum Vodka

I don’t know if it’s just me, but have you noticed the deluge of really good, really inexpensive vodkas that have been washing up on our shores lately? For that...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Effen Blood Orange Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Effen Blood Orange Vodka

Flavored vodkas seem to be exploding all over the map these days. Some distillers are already up to 20 and even 30 flavors of vodka in their lineup. Not to be outdone...

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George’s Rants & Raves: Medea Vodka

George’s Rants & Raves: Medea Vodka

  Packaging, packaging, packaging – that’s the key to quirky marketing success in the spirits industry not unlike it is location, location, location in...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Snow Leopard Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Snow Leopard Vodka

What’s not to like? I’m Polish; this vodka is Polish. I happen to really like Polish vodka (and Russian vodka and French vodka and American vodka), and besides,...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Vincent Van Gogh Dutch Chocolate and Pomegranate Vodkas

George’s Rants and Raves: Vincent Van Gogh Dutch Chocolate and Pomegranate Vodkas

Five years ago, when I first tasted Van Gogh Cool Peach and Dark Chocolate, the good folks at the Royal Dirkzwager Distilleries just had a handful of flavored vodkas....

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