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 - 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 - 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 - 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.

Types of Alcohol - GinTypes of alcohol

Gin

01.04.2015

Gin is a high alcohol drink, which alcoholic drink aficionados know due to its presence in a wide range of cocktails that are popular worldwide. Real gin is made from the fruits of the juniper plant, as well as other fruits.

Types of Alcohol - TequilaTypes of alcohol

Tequila

31.03.2015

Tequila is a popular spirit originating from Mexico. Tequila is obtained through the fermentation of the juice of a plant known as blue agave.

Types of Alcohol - RumTypes of alcohol

Rum

31.03.2015

Rum is a distilled alcoholic drink, a favorite for a whole lot of people around the world. Rum is made from sugar cane, as well as from sugar cane syrup.

Types of Alcohol - AmarettoTypes of alcohol

Amaretto

27.03.2015

Amaretto is an Italian sweet liqueur, which is made from apricots or almonds, in some instances both. Amaretto can be widely used in cooking, including in ice cream cakes with almonds and chocolate, cheesecakes and layer cakes.