Vodka blends seamlessly with anything. There is no rule for its production; the only criterion to be met is that the final product should be colorless, odorless, and tasteless. However, most distilleries add a good amount of flavor to the drink, and that often becomes the trademark of the Vodka brand.
Vodkas are made in high volumes and don’t require any aging; therefore, it could be packed and sold readily. Today, Vodka outsells Rum, Tequila, and Gin combined, and is the most popular alcoholic drink in the US. Let us check out some of the most expensive Vodkas here.
Being at the top spot in the list of world’s most expensive vodkas, Billionaire Vodka is priced at $3.7 million. The opulent, celebratory spirit comes in a 5-liter bottle, ornamented with 3,000 diamonds and faux fur. The production of the spirit includes running the wheat-based spirit through diamonds to remove impurities. The result – the clearest and smoothest Russian Vodka ever made.
Produced by Russian car manufacturer Russo-Baltique, this premium spirit is priced at $1.3 million per bottle. The Vodka comes in a flask that is the replica of the radiator used in Russo-Baltique cars, but made with gold coins mined during 1908-1912. This is the period when Russo-Baltique started building their first model of car. The cap of the bottle is made of white and yellow gold with diamond-encrusted emblem of Russian Imperial Eagle.
This premium Vodka is crafted through a scrupulous distilling process, in which the alcohol is triple refined using precious stones. Made from the finest winter wheat, and ice-filtered through Nordic birch charcoal, this alcohol perfectly justifies a luxurious drink. Each bottle consists of a wand full of crystals such as cubic zircona, smoak topaz, amethyst, pink tourmaline, peridot, and citrine, running right through the middle, and is priced at $1 million.
Belver Bears Belvedere Vodka
It is a limited edition bottle released in the VIP rooms in Cannes, Paris, and St. Tropez. Jean-Roch designed this teddy bear inspired bottle by using a jeroboam from Belvedere Vodka.
Oval Swarovski Crystal Vodka
This luxurious drink was released in 2008, and was exclusively available in the coolest nightclubs in the country. The bottle was presented on a rotating LCD display to showcase the 7000 Swarovski crystals embedded on it.
Produced at one of the oldest distilleries in Germany and with over 150 years of experience, this Vodka is made from 100% fine wheat and de-mineralized crystal clear water from Vogelsberg highlands. The drink is distilled times for achieving its gentle aromatic flavor.