Spirit of the Month: Luksusowa Vodka





Each month CellarVie Wines celebrates a Spirit of the Month by recommending four cocktails, one each week, that best showcase the unique flavours of the spirit in question. CellarVie Wines are proud to promote Luksusowa Vodka as our Spirit of the Month for July. 

Did you know: Unlike most vodka which tends to be made from the fermented mash of grain, Luksusowa, which is Polish for luxurious, is made using potatoes grown in a unique micro climate region along the Polish Baltic coast and is triple fermented through charcoal.

Created in 1928, Luksusowa is one of Poland’s oldest vodka brands and has been based in Zielona Góra since moving there in the aftermath of World War II. The bottle has purposefully squared shoulders in order to make a statement of authority and emphasize the brand’s purported masculinity.

IMPACT magazine recently named Luksusowa Vodka the second-fastest growing spirit and in 2009, it received a 94 and a Gold Medal at the Beverage Tasting Institute International Review of Spirits Competition, scoring higher than Stolichnaya (91).
 
Tasting note: Earthy, buttery flavour with a long naturally sweet finish.

To view our previous Spirits of the Month click on the links below: -

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May

April

March
 

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