Polish Vodka is world famous! Enjoyed by connoisseurs in Poland and around the world, it now has its own day. From now on, 13 January will be celebrated every year as Polish Vodka Day. This is no random choice, but marks that day in 2013 when the definition of what makes a vodka Polish was […]
Get to know everything about polish vodka
Learn about its ingredients and production process, as well as what distinguishes Polish Vodka from other vodkas. Learn the secrets of food-pairing and many more facts about vodka.
The expression ‘Polish vodka’ has been commonly used in colloquial Polish for generations. However, vodka has been known and produced all across the world. So what distinguishes Polish Vodka from other vodkas and what makes it unique? What criteria does vodka have to meet to earn the name of ‘Polish Vodka’?
Polish Vodka has been enjoying continuing popularity worldwide for several decades now. No wonder that it has been featuring in many Polish films and shows since its early days and it was only a matter of time before it appeared on screen next to European and American film stars. Here are some examples from the history of Polish and World cinematography where our national beverage starred alongside the most prominent actors and actresses.
Vodka, originally known as gorzalka, only became more commonplace on Polish territories around 16th century. Our ancestors used to be very eager to drink vodka, regardless of their social status. However, what has changed throughout centuries is the vessel used to consume it from. Find out how it has evolved over time.
Many of us have grown attached to traditional Polish dishes, which generally go well together with the most popular beverages across the country, including vodka. Here is a bunch of ideas to help you rediscover well-known dishes that taste amazing if accompanied by a glass of Polish Vodka.
Poland is undoubtedly a country of vodka enthusiasts. So it’s no wonder why more and more of us are becoming real vodka connoisseurs – after all, the quality of Polish Vodka does not compare to anything else in the world. Here is a handful of interesting and, hopefully, surprising facts about our national beverage!
Vodka can be made from virtually any plant ingredient – grains, fruit or even vegetables. But for vodka to be called Polish Vodka, it has to be made from strictly defined ingredients originating in Poland. But this is just an introduction to the fascinating story of how Polish Vodka is made.