NATIONAL VODKA DAY
Each year on October 4 is the celebration of National Vodka Day in the United States.
It is by the distillation of fermented substances such as grains, potatoes or sometimes fruits or sugar that vodka is made.
Traditionally prepared vodkas had an alcoholic content of percent by volume. In the United States, products sold as vodka must have an alcoholic content of 30 percent or more.
“On the rocks” is a popular way you may see vodka ordered however it is also commonly used in cocktails and mixed drinks such as: Caesar, Bloody Mary, Screwdriver, Sex on the Beach, Moscow, Mule, White Russian, Black Russian, Vodka Tonic, Vodka Martini and etc.
For more information on National Vodka Day see: http://www.nationalvodkaday.com/
National Vodka Day is an “unofficial” national holiday.
Go out for some vodka. (Remember to always drink responsibly and to never drink and drive) Post on social media using #NationalVodkaDay to encourage others to do the same.
Celebrated since at least 2009, National Vodka Day has been mentioned by Wine Enthusiast Magazine and has also been noted in news websites such as CBS.