I’m almost ashamed to admit it, having criticized some of the more way-out flavors, but I’m starting to get a taste for flavored vodkas. It began with the Infuse Vodkas I’ve been tasting recently, especially their peach vodka. Now these are infused with real fruit and spices, not flavored, so you’d expect them to be […]
Vodka Distilled is Tony Abou-Ganim‘s first book since his brilliant 2010 cocktail guide, The Modern Mixologist. Naturally he chooses vodka for his subject, the most popular spirit in the world (a book about whisky will apparently be next). Abou-Ganim built his reputation working for people like Steve Wynn at the Bellagio in Las Vegas and Mario […]
being faced with some bison grass vodka from Grasovka, it’s a slightly scary experience. I haven’t drink bison grass vodka for many years. Would it be a case of ‘You Can’t Go Home Again’? Thankfully, it wasn’t a disappointment. The first sip was full of a mix of vanilla, which probably wasn’t what I thought when I first tasted it years ago on a coach in Moscow.