vodka

A spirit as versatile as Vodka deserves some time in the spotlight; Reviews of the top brands, coolest bottles, cocktail recipes and more.

  • Patrick Boniface
    Published 3 years ago
    The Amazing World of Vodka

    The Amazing World of Vodka

    It is said Vodka will leave you breathless.
  • Ossiana Tepfenhart
    Published 3 years ago
    Low Calorie Vodka Cocktail Recipes

    Low Calorie Vodka Cocktail Recipes

    Nothing quite helps kick off a night out like a nice cocktail, does it? And, nothing quite works as a better cocktail base than vodka, does it? Bartenders can tell you that vodka is considered to be a universal cocktail additive because of the fact that it doesn't have a distinct flavor of its own.
  • Lubow Dabrowska-Szpakowicz
    Published 3 years ago
    Russian Vodka

    Russian Vodka

    It is hard to imagine any traditional Russian feast without vodka. It is customary to celebrate with it more significant life events (birthday, anniversary, or wedding) and less remarkable ones (a new pair of shoes, beginning of holidays, or just a weekend). Happy? Upset? Angry? Sorry? Here it is…
  • Jessica Herring
    Published 3 years ago
    Best Big Batch Cocktails Made with Vodka

    Best Big Batch Cocktails Made with Vodka

    During the summer, most people love entertaining and relaxing with cocktails, but it can be stressful to figure out which drinks to make. Big batch cocktails made with vodka are the perfect way to have a good time with friends or family and feel refreshed without having to man your backyard bar. With these simple recipes, you can quickly make delicious big batches of vodka cocktails for upcoming parties.
  • Lubow Dabrowska-Szpakowicz
    Published 3 years ago
    Russian Vodka

    Russian Vodka

    "Is that vodka?" Margarita asked weakly.The cat jumped up in his seat with indignation."I beg your pardon, my queen," he rasped, "Would I ever allow myself to offer vodka to a lady? This is pure alcohol!"- Mikhail Bulgakov, "Master i Margarita"
  • Anthony Gramuglia
    Published 3 years ago
    Best Martini Variations

    Best Martini Variations

    The martini remains one of the most popular drinks of all time – in part because how classy the drink looks to drink out of those martini glasses, and partially because there are so many variations of them. The best martini variations, of course, remain loyal to what a true martini is.
  • Ossiana Tepfenhart
    Published 3 years ago
    13 Ways To Use Vodka (That Don't Involve Drinking It)

    13 Ways To Use Vodka (That Don't Involve Drinking It)

    If you ask almost any Eastern European (myself included), you will find out that vodka is considered to be somewhat of a panacea and multi-purpose solution.
  • Sophie Heller
    Published 3 years ago
    Things You Didn't Know About Vodka

    Things You Didn't Know About Vodka

    With a history potentially dating back to the 8th century, there are probably quite a few interesting things you didn't know about vodka. Vodka and some of its most famous producers like Absolut, Smirnoff, Grey Goose, bring back fond memories, or sometimes lack thereof, for many of us.
  • Ossiana Tepfenhart
    Published 3 years ago
    How To Make Liquor Infusions That Don't Suck

    How To Make Liquor Infusions That Don't Suck

    Flavored liquors can be phenomenal, and if you don't believe it, you just haven't had the right stuff yet. They can add entire new dimensions to your cocktail game and can even be used in cooking - if you make the right infusion.
  • Gary Ayd
    Published 3 years ago
    History of the Moscow Mule

    History of the Moscow Mule

    The history of alcohol and drinking goes back as far as recorded history, and likely beyond. If there is a substance more intertwined with humanity beyond water and air than booze I can't think of it as I write this. There are simply few things humans do more often, in more ways, more universally and more consistently across cultures, generations and social/economic status than consume alcohol.
  • Anthony Gramuglia
    Published 3 years ago
    Refreshing Summer Vodka and Gin Cocktails

    Refreshing Summer Vodka and Gin Cocktails

    Considering how many different cocktails and mixed drinks there are, and the number and variety of new concoctions that are created every year, it's surprising to discover that two of the most popular drinks are still gin & tonic and vodka & tonic. Not far behind are two famous vodka based drinks--the Bloody Mary and the Screwdriver. And climbing back up on the charts is the most famous cocktail of them all, the Martini, made with either gin or vodka.
  • Lynne Shumaker
    Published 3 years ago
    Vodka, the Versatile

    Vodka, the Versatile

    Although true connoisseurs of vodka can distinguish between different brands by their aroma, weight and texture, most consumers merely enjoy it for its clean taste and smooth, silky character. Vodka is also noted for its refreshing bite, which makes it a good partner to oily and smoked foods, like caviar and smoked salmon.