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So Long, Citron: 5 of the Best Flavored Vodkas, Ranked

Posted On: Jun 13, 2018   |   Posted By: Vine Pair

So Long, Citron: 5 of the Best Flavored Vodkas, Ranked

Ketel One Vodka launched a new line, Botanical, in May. Made with non-GMO grains and no sugar or artificial sweeteners, the series features flavors like Cucumber & Mint, Peach & Orange Blossom, and Grapefruit & Rose.
One month prior, Belvedere tapped wellness guru Candice Kumai to host the NYC launch party for its new Ginger Zest vodka. The new bottle proudly announces its contents are “100% natural” and warns drinkers not to be alarmed by the occasional cloudiness that comes from using real ginger.
Flavored vodkas , once a punchline, are getting a post-millennial makeover. The first wave of flavored spirits featured wildly artificial notes of green apple, pecan, or glazed doughnuts. Now a number of big-name brands and burgeoning craft distillers are attempting to reclaim the category, infusing their vodkas with botanicals, spices, and fresh fruit in efforts to align themselves with modern, farm-to-glass ethos.
“Flavored vodka is not just about a flavor we want to match,” Jay Sethi, vice...

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