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5 to Try: Flavored Vodkas

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In the premium spirits world, vodka doesn't get a lot of love. But as we note in our taste test of grain-to-glass vodkas in our May/June 2018 issue , the neutrality of the spirit is precisely what offers a challenge to distillers. That same neutrality also makes vodka an ideal vehicle for flavor infusions. But when flavors like PB&J, Fluffed Marshmallow and “Purple” flood the market, it's no wonder that the category is sometimes approached with disdain. So we rounded up five flavored vodkas that are well worth adding to your home bar.
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