Vodka – Spirits – Everything you need to know

Essential Info: Colour: water-white and clear Region: Can be made anywhere – historically associated with Russia, Poland and the European ‘vodka belt’ ABV: 40% ABV Made from: Commonly made from grains (sorghum, rye, rice, wheat) but can also be made from fruits and vegetables (grapes, apples, corn, potatoes) Translation: The name vodka comes from the

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Glenmorangie Milsean: £75.95, Master of Malt Milsean – pronounced “meel-shawn” in Gallic – is aged in toasted Portuguese wine casks, and, crucially is non-chill filtered. The result is a copper-coloured single malt with a sweet, buttery nose and a spicy, dried fruit taste on the palate. This is the 7th release from the Glenmorangie Private Edition line –