Absolut // Sweden
This is a higher proof version of the classic Absolut Vodka. The black bottle with silver lettering replaced Absolut Red in the late aughts to better differentiate between the classic bottle and the higher proof version. Absolut is produced in the town of Åhus in Sweden from locally-grown winter wheat. Absolut 100 is bottled at 50% ABV.
Unflavored VodkaDistilled from any agricultural product, most commonly grains or potatoes. Typically distilled to 95% ABV. Water is added to bring the spirit down to as low as 37.5% ABV in the EU and 40% ABV in the US. It is usually filtered, often with charcoal, prior to bottling. It is almost always clear and unaged.