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Van Gogh Double Espresso

Van Gogh
Double Espresso
Double Caffeine Vodka


By Robert Plotkin

More than 400 billion cups of coffee are consumed each year, a large percentage of those cups of Joe are consumed here in the United States. In fact, America is the largest coffee-consuming nation in the world. It was inevitable that our national obsession with coffee would prompt the world's leader in flavored vodkas into action and release of ultra-premium Van Gogh Double Espresso Double Caffeine Vodka.

Handcrafted at the Dirkzwager Distillery in Holland, the small batch vodka is made from premium neutral grain spirits and purified water. It's then double-infused with Colombian coffee beans for 8 weeks in underground tanks to thoroughly integrate the flavors. The finished spirit is caffeine enriched and bottled at 70-proof.

Van Gogh Double Espresso is an exhilarating vodka with genuine espresso character. It has an intriguing burnished, coppery brown appearance, a velvety texture and a generous roasted coffee aroma. The medium-weight vodka tingles on entry as it immediately dazzles the palate with the warm semisweet, slightly bitter flavor of freshly brewed espresso. Its persistence of flavor is long and remarkably satisfying. It needs to be sampled neat to be fully appreciated. Baristas are going to love it.

Equally impressive is Van Gogh Espresso Vodka, a lightweight spirit infused with both roasted coffee and cocoa. The vodka is imbued with pristine clarity, an enticing bouquet of coffee and cocoa, as well as a long-lasting, bittersweet finish brimming with authentic coffeehouse flavor.

In a country that finds tremendous joy in coffee, these supercharged vodkas have unlimited drink making applications and are destined to be permanent residents on every American backbar.