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## What ABV is 125 proof?

The second half of this section relates to the proof/abv during the aging process. The Standards of Identity from the TTB requires that the spirit enter the barrel at no higher than 125 proof or **62.5% alcohol by volume**.

## What drink is 100 proof?

(Phew.) 3: In the United States, the system — established around 1848 — is a bit simpler: “Proof” is straight up two times alcohol by volume. So a vodka, say, that is 40 percent ABV is 80 proof and one that is 45 percent ABV is 90 proof. **A “proof spirit**” is 100 proof (50 percent ABV) or higher.

## What vodka is 70 proof?

70 proof simply means 35% ABV. It is most common for flavored spirits and some higher-proof liqueurs. 70 proof is on the lower end of the scale since proof only measured hard alcohol. This is because spirits are supposed to be higher than beer or wine, both of which are typically below 15% ABV.

## What vodka is 60 proof?

Stateside, a liquor’s proof is two times the ABV. So this means that a **beverage with 30% ABV** is 60 proof.

## Can you drink 100% alcohol?

Drinking **Everclear** can quickly cause alcohol poisoning, a condition that can lead to death. Other dangers include addiction, fatal car crashes, brain damage and serious medical problems.

## What alcohol is 180 proof or higher?

Crum and Sarathy also suggest 180 proof spirits, which have **90% ethanol**, or higher. Everclear vodka, for instance, has 190 proof and 95% alcohol.

## Why was Bacardi 151 discontinued?

Because of its high alcohol content, Bacardi 151 **was particularly flammable among liquors**. … While the company never issued a formal statement regarding the product’s discontinuation, it has been speculated that “it’s a pretty good guess that Bacardi got sick of being sued.”

## What vodka brands are 100 proof?

**Our Top High Proof Vodka Picks**

- 6 Finlandia 101. This is a higher-proof version of Finlandia’s standard vodka. …
- 5 Belvedere Intense 100 Proof Vodka. …
- 4 Absolut 100. …
- 3 Svedka 100. …
- 2 Smirnoff Blue 100 Proof. …
- 1 Stolichnaya 100 Proof.

## What vodka is 140 proof?

Proof: 140 (70% alcohol) Made in: Czech RepublicKing of Spirits is powered by **thujone**—a chemical produced by the grand wormwood plant that’s banned in the U.S. Thujone is also the primary culprit of the “absinthism,” a 19th-century affliction; symptoms could include sleeplessness, hallucinations, and convulsions.