New Amsterdam Vodka
New Amsterdam // California, USA
First launched in 2011, New Amsterdam Vodka is a brand of E & J Gallo in Modesto, California. Their vodka is grain based and bottled at 40% 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.
"Not a bunch going on in the nose. Just a little bit of sweetness. The vodka is medium full on the palate with a moderate sweetness and a slick mouthfeel. Gentle burn on the finish, but nothing to get upset by. Bittersweet finish but fairly neutral overall. Best for mixed drinks or a Bloody Mary."