Popular Brands of Vodka

Vodka is a clear almost flavorless spirit, is usually thought of as the national spirit of Russia and other Slavic countries.

Both Russia and Poland claim the invention of vodka and explain that the name is a diminutive of the word voda, meaning little water. Slavic countries have been producing vodka for more than 600 years.

Originally vodka was distilled only from potatoes but today it is also made from grain, mostly wheat, rye and corn. Vodka are distilled at a very high proof (190 or higher) and are filtered through activated charcoal.

List of Popular Brand of Vodka

  • Absolut. From Sweden
  • Belvedere. From Poland
  • Boru. Made in Ireland from grain and pure Irish water
  • Chopin. From Poland; made with potatoes
  • Ciroc. Made from snap-frost grapes in south western France. Distilled five times.
  • EFFEN. A Dutch vodka.
  • Finlandia. From Finland made from spring water and barley
  • Fris. Produced in Scandinavia
  • Gilbey's. An American vodka
  • Glacier. Distilled in Rigby, Idaho, using Idaho potatoes and water from the Rocky mountains
  • Gordon's. Has been distilled in the United States since 1957
  • Grey Goose. From France, made from fine grain and mineral water that's naturally filtered with champagne limestone.
  • Iceberg Vodka. Made from the waters of icebergs from the coast of Greenland


  • Kremlyovskaya. "Kremly" is made in the Vladimir region of Russia
  • Pearl. Made from Canadian Rocky mountain spring water and distilled from Canadian winter wheat.
  • SKYY. American vodka made with 100 percent pure mountain water.
  • Sminoff. From U.S. the largest selling vodka in the world
  • Square One. American vodka distilled from 100 percent organic rye
  • Stolichnaya. A Russian vodka from the makers of Tanqueray gin.
  • Three Olives Vodka. From England
  • Vincent Van Gogh Vodka. From Holland, handcrafted using small batches of the finest grains.
  • Wyborowa. From Poland
  • Xellent. A Swiss Vodka


Vodka, can be stored in the freezer or refrigerator, it won't freeze because of the high alcohol content. It should be served neat or straight-up in a small cordial glass, best serve with caviar, smoked fish, salmon sardines, steak tartare and spicy food.

It is one of the most mixable and versatile spirits and there are hundreds of cocktail recipes. When an opened bottle is refrigerated or stored in a cool, dry place it should last up to three years.

Related Hubs

  • What is Vodka? - The word "vodka" comes from the Russian Zhiznennia voda which means water of life. Vodka is a pure spirit and can be distilled from a number of sources, including potatoes and sugar cane.
  • How to make Bloody MAry? - The Bloody Mary is probably the most popular and vodka-based cocktail in the world and there are many variations of this tempting drink.

More by this Author


Comments 45 comments

Tushar Mohajan 3 years ago

Just Awesome


3 years ago

its very god drinks


4 years ago

these r really top brands....


Kamal Bhatt 4 years ago

need some grape vodka


rajnish 4 years ago

need some more


roy maas 4 years ago

my favorite vodka is Purity - made in Sweden - I have a personal collection of 87 different Vodkas - is there a contest of Vodka ownerships?


manoj 4 years ago

thanks lot ..... So many vodka's brands r here.... Oooo really i got it


marto 4 years ago

vodka is just vodka the only difference is the brand name and the shape of the bottle huh? heheheheehe


chandan 4 years ago

Very nice hub !


Sergii 4 years ago

List of popular vodka brands without a NUMBER 3 vodka brand in the world - NEMIROFF?


Pavan 4 years ago

My friends Says VOdka decreases you immunity level. Is it true?


arash 4 years ago

where is aragh sagiiiiiiii?aragh sagi is a traditional vodka in iran.i love it.


gerelee 4 years ago

bolor, bolor, bolor, that's the finest vodka from mongolia. try it, you will love it


mayu 4 years ago

i liked this vodka vry much........


Poonam Bhagat 4 years ago

Its awesome...........!!!!!!!!!!!!

I jst loved it a lot

THANK'S.........


rajendra rawat 4 years ago

wow got good knowledge just sitting and all in a glance....................


JAYA SEMWAL 4 years ago

Hi I like vodka


akash 5 years ago

i like it


muntaz hossain. lndia, santiniketan,BITM 5 years ago

really help me to get a details about vodaka............


Ashish 5 years ago

awesome yar,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,


Dan vodka 5 years ago

Where's KETTLE ONE VODKA


Viraf Bhomisa 5 years ago

Hi!!! I was looking for information on the various Vodka brands around the world. Thank you for the information you have shared with me.


Kasif Iqbal 5 years ago

Oh very nice I m delighted to get all the information about VODKA.......


Kapil 5 years ago

I had bloody mary with grey goose that was amazing


Sandy 5 years ago

Ohhhhhhhhhhhh Its very very cool !!!!!!!!!!!.


ann 5 years ago

Omg... I luv grey goose.... grey goose is da best vodka in the word.....


ttyl 5 years ago

Where's the Reyka Vodka?


tom_caton profile image

tom_caton 5 years ago from The Desk

Grey Goose is beautiful, cool list!


kk 5 years ago

interesting article on vodkas..


Vodka 5 years ago

Who can tell me about people who can buy famous Russian vodka brands like Flagman, Velikoe Posolstwo?

molot39@yandex.ru


kapil n 6 years ago

i got some good name of vodkas


Reeya 6 years ago

Thanks a lot........... u ppl helpd me in completing my project......

CHEERS........ KEEP ROCKING.....\m/


Ari O 6 years ago

Stoli is still the best tasting Vodka around, enough experience with all brand of Vodkas from 1958- 2005 Grey Goose is expensive and Frenchman don`t know how to make Wodkas Absolut Swedish vodka if you call it vodka is Reinde er piss. Finlandia is Good so is Polish Wyborova. so hera from expert !!!


rohansac 6 years ago

whre's the absolute...???hmmm


bhupendra singh shaktawat 6 years ago

my search end very good knowlage vodka. very good result..


gpt m'sia 6 years ago

briliant knowledge for barmen


raaj 6 years ago

i like vodka brands so much........


Rick 6 years ago

Thank's, I had so much much trouble finding a good list and yours was pretty good and well done!


Reelissues 7 years ago

Level One should be on the top of the list, very fine vodka, I think better than greygoose.


girly_girl09 profile image

girly_girl09 7 years ago from United States

I prefer Grey Goose. In my experience, it's one of the finest vodkas around. It's very smooth and very high quality. It's one of the only vodkas that I would drink mixed with a bit of water, straight.

Drink the same amount of Grey Goose one evening and wake up feeling great, drink the same amount of Smirnoff or another low quality vodka and wake up feeling like death.


packerpack profile image

packerpack 7 years ago from India, Calcutta

Amazing list. I knew only about Smirnoff in the above list. Now I know the name that I can try!


jayb23 profile image

jayb23 7 years ago from India

I was looking for such inforamtion and finally i got it. thanks for sharing with us. Cheers


MM Del Rosario profile image

MM Del Rosario 7 years ago from NSW, Australia Author

Hi Mavern,

Sorry I forgot your Grey Goose-- so here it is....


maven101 profile image

maven101 7 years ago from Northern Arizona

Where's my Grey Goose..? Nice, informative Hub...Cheers


Horrya profile image

Horrya 7 years ago

Very nice hub !

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.


    Click to Rate This Article
    working