Vodka is a pure spirit. Most of the best vodka manufactured in Russia and Poland. Its mixability has made it everybody’s favorite party spirit-in fact,vodka and white rum are the most popular base spirits in the world.
The name “vodka” is the diminutive of the Russian word for water- “voda”. Vodka is a good neutral spirit to use as a base for cocktails, mixing well with fruit juices and other spirits and liqueurs.
Here are examples of vodkas you might have already tasted: Absolut, Finlandia and Smirnoff.
Flavored vodkas are also creating and interest:Lemon,lime,black currant,cherry,pineapple,orange,peach,mint and spicy are just some of flavors offered.These types are usually served from the freezer as an aperitif, or mixed with tonic water.
Very popular are vodka mixed drinks. The one of the best-Martini.”The first,the last,the only,true cocktail.” Cocktail of famous James Bond. One of the best places for Martini is San Francisco. Presidents and movie stars, journalists and poets,fictional characters and their creators,have all looked to the Martini for inspiration,release,love and humor.