Where is vodka native to?

What was vodka made from before potatoes?

In fact, vodka wasn’t even originally made from potatoes (potatoes didn’t make it to the Continent until the 16th Century, when Spanish Conquistadores brought them back from Peru). Potatoes have since proven a viable source in vodka production, but all you really need to make vodka is a sugar source (even just sugar).

Is Smirnoff a potato vodka?

Vodka is made by the distillation of fermented substances such as grains, potatoes, or sometimes fruits or sugar. The classic preparation is performed using grain or potatoes, The grains or potatoes based vodka has a neutral flavor profile.

List of vodkas.

Brand Country / Region Base
Smirnoff Many countries (originally Russian) Grain

What is the strongest alcohol?

Here are 14 of the strongest liquors in the world.

  1. Spirytus Vodka. Proof: 192 (96% alcohol by volume) …
  2. Everclear 190. Proof: 190 (95% alcohol by volume) …
  3. Golden Grain 190. …
  4. Bruichladdich X4 Quadrupled Whiskey. …
  5. Hapsburg Absinthe X.C. …
  6. Pincer Shanghai Strength. …
  7. Balkan 176 Vodka. …
  8. Sunset Very Strong Rum.
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