Soju
Types of alcohol

Soju

Soju is made from rice but some current manufacturers add sweet potatoes or grain (wheat, barley) to the recipe. Soju is transparent and colorless.

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Types of Alcohol

Types of alcohol from around the world. Learn remarkable facts about the different types of alcohol , their contents and how to prepare them.
Types of Alcohol - CampariTypes of alcohol

Campari

08.09.2015

Campari is a world famous bitter Italian liqueur, whose story begins way back in 1860. Campari is prepared by mixing aromatic plants and bitter herbs, fruits, water and alcohol.

Types of Alcohol - AkvavitTypes of alcohol

Akvavit

30.06.2015

Akvavit is a high alcohol Scandinavian beverage, containing about 40 percent ABV. Its name comes from the Latin aqua vitae - water of life. Akvavit is not that popular a drink worldwide but despite this does have a rich history.

Types of Alcohol - WhiskeyTypes of alcohol

Whiskey

29.06.2015

Whiskey is a popular alcoholic drink. Usually it is made from rye or wheat. At times whiskey can be made from barley as well. The most popular type worldwide is blended whiskey.

Types of Alcohol - SakeTypes of alcohol

Sake

14.05.2015

Sake, the traditional Japanese alcoholic drink, is made from fermented rice. The alcoholic content of sake varies from 14-20 percent. Sake possesses a sweet and rich taste, reminding of flowers and fruits.

Types of Alcohol - ArmagnacTypes of alcohol

Armagnac

13.05.2015

Armagnac is a spirit often compared to brandy and cognac. Armagnac is produced only in the southwestern regions of France and is considered to be the first distilled local drink.

Types of Alcohol - AmarulaTypes of alcohol

Amarula

22.04.2015

Amarula is a popular South African cream liqueur made from the fruits of the marula tree, also known as the Elephant tree. Amarula's unique taste allows it to be used in recipes for creams, puddings, ice creams, mousses.

Types of Alcohol - RakiaTypes of alcohol

Rakia

07.04.2015

Rakia is an alcoholic drink, widespread among the Balkan countries predominantly. Rakia is obtained after fermented fruits go through the process of distillation (boiling).

Types of Alcohol - VodkaTypes of alcohol

Vodka

03.04.2015

Vodka is among the emblematic alcoholic drinks that appeal to both men and women. Vodka is made on the basis of water and ethanol.

Types of Alcohol - VermouthTypes of alcohol

Vermouth

03.04.2015

Vermouth is an aromatized wine, drunk neat or combined in cocktails with other alcoholic drinks. To aromatize vermouth, seeds, roots and flowers of different herbs are used, as well as fruits.