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SKYY Infusions Passion Fruit

SKYY Infusions
All Natural
Passion Fruit


By Robert Plotkin

Mixologists are constantly searching for exciting new taste sensations to add sizzle and intrigue to their specialty cocktails. Increasingly they're finding the flavors they seek in exotic fruit. A few sips of tropical SKYY Infusions All Natural Passion Fruit will convince you there's not a category of mixed drinks that this classy yet fun-loving vodka isn't ideally suited for.

Introduced in 2008, SKYY Infusions Passion Fruit is crafted through a proprietary process that infuses all natural passion fruit flavors into smooth, premium vodka. Through this process, the vodka is imbued with the lavish aroma and flavor of the exotic fruit. The all natural infusion is then bottled at 70-proof so there's no biting edge or alcohol burn.

Expect SKYY Infusions Passion Fruit to carve out a permanent niche on top shelves across the country. It's got everything one looks for in a franchise player—loads of true-to-fruit character and a luscious finish. The crystal clear vodka has a light satiny-textured body and an enticing bouquet of passion fruit, guava, mango and lively citrus zest. The vodka quickly fills the mouth with the warm taste of passion fruit. The flavor is well balanced between sweet and tart and lingers on the palate for an impressively long time.

This unpretentious vodka is an inspired way of injecting mixed drinks with pizzazz and tropical appeal. It's especially tailor-made for Tiki drinks and specialty cocktails, although there doesn't seem to be creative limits to its applications behind the bar. It joins an all-star lineup of flavor sensations that includes Citrus, Cherry, Grape, Raspberry, Ginger and Pineapple.

SKYY Infusions Passion Fruit screams of sun-drenched beaches and endless spring break. Like a Pavlovian response, people see it on the shelf and they immediately get happy. What more can you ask for?