Best vodka in Kenya

With its origins in Poland and Russia, vodka has been around since the 15th century, although back then, it was used as a medicine. Since the 1890s, standard vodkas have been known to have 40% ABV (alcohol by volume), although if you go to the web and search for the strongest alcohol in Kenya, chances are vodkas will lead in this category. In this guide, we are going to explore the best vodka and best vodka brands in Kenya. With our drinks delivery service, you can order any of these brands and get free delivery to your desired location. Without much ado, here is the list of 10 best vodkas in Kenya.
Best vodka and vodka brands in Kenya
ProductPriceAlcohol content (ABV)Country of origin
ciroc snap frost Ksh 3,900 - Ksh 4,200 40% France
Stolichnaya elit Ksh 12,500 40% Russia
belvedere Ksh 4,399 - Ksh 5,399 40% Poland
absolut vodka Ksh 2,000 - Ksh 2,300 40% Sweden
Grey goose vx Ksh 22,000 40% France
smirnoff vodka red Ksh 1,400 - Ksh 1,700 35% Russia
hapsburg absinthe classic Ksh 4,950 72.5% Switzerland
flirt vodka Ksh 1,500 - Ksh 1,300 37% Bulgaria
Eiko Ksh 9,600 40% Japan
skyy vodka Ksh 2,000 - Ksh 2,300 40% America

1.  ciroc snap frost

ciroc snap frost

Ciroc brand is native to France in the Charente-Maritime region. It was founded in 2003 by Jean-Sebastian Robiquet and is owned and distributed by Diageo. It is the only vodka exclusively made from grapes rather than grain. The Mauzaz grape used is picked late when they have the highest sugar level, ideal for the fermentation process to produce alcohol. Distillation is done five times in copper pot stills to produce the best flavor. This spirit made from grape ensures a taste characteristic of grape, full of freshness and crispness. The spirit is gluten-free, unlike the typical grain spirits. The spirit is dominated by smooth and delicious citrus taste and aromas sourced from the natural character of the grapes. A crisp and clean finish works magic on the palate.

The popularity of this vodka has been made possible by the Hip-hop artist, Sean Diddy Combs, who is the main ambassador of this brand. This has made it a pioneer as a celebratory brand that guarantees luxury and indulgence. You can choose to sit on the sand of a beach and let the sun scorch your skin, or you can choose to relax with a glass of Ciroc Snap Frost mixed with lemonade and garnished with a lemon wheel. You can try different Ciroc flavors such as Ciroc coconut, Ciroc pineapple, or any other you may prefer. Ciroc is among the most popular vodka brands in Kenya.

2.  Stolichnaya elit

Stolichnaya elit

This spirit, commonly known as Stoli Elit, is an ultra-premium vodka made in Russia. It is skillfully crafted using a traditional Russian recipe and filtered using freeze filtration. This process involves filtering at -18oC, which results in an incredibly smooth vodka with amazing aniseed and spice flavors. It is made from the Alpha spirit, which is the highest grade of spirit. This spirit is distilled from winter wheat and rye, which is then filtered through Siberian birch charcoal, quartz sand, and cloth filters. The typical freeze filtration at -18oC, typical of this vodka, follows. To produce it in its purest form, it is passed through ion-charged filters.

The sophisticated process of distillation and then filtration is the real deal in producing a superbly clean vodka. It is crystal clear in appearance with clean and minerally with nuanced charcoal aromas, cracked black pepper, and vanilla. It also has an almost creamy mouthfeel. It also has a grainy and charcoal taste with hints of black pepper and aniseed. An aftertaste of cracked black pepper, charcoal, and faint hints of aniseed is evident. However you choose to take this vodka, whether straight, on the rocks or in cocktails, exuberance is guaranteed. The brand has more to offer, check out the products in Stolichnaya brand.

3.  belvedere

belvedere

Belvedere is a super-premium vodka, the first to be recognized in the world as a luxurious liquor. Its origin is Poland and was introduced in 1993. It got its name from a palace in Warsaw known as Belweder, which serves as the brand's heritage. The production is done with raw materials sourced from the Polish soil. It's made from premium Dakowskie rye, and the purest water sourced from Belvedere's natural well. This is natural with no additives or even sugar and follows the legal requirements of Polish vodkas. The vodka is distilled four times to achieve its purest form.

It is popularly known for its natural character and distinctive taste. It has a structured taste, a velvety rich mouthfeel, an elegant and well-balanced subtle sweetness, and a smooth, clean finish. You can choose to take it straight or in cocktails. It is a perfect base for cocktails, transferring its elegance in every sip. Different flavors of Belvedere, such as citrus, orange, and more, are available too. The choice is yours.

4.  absolut vodka

absolut vodka

This is a Swedish vodka made from natural ingredients. It has no additives. It is therefore in its purest form and exclusively natural. It is among the most popular vodkas in the world. It is a highly celebrated vodka that expresses the culture, art, and nightlife. It is made from wheat grown in Ahus, Sweden, and the pure water free from impurities that come from a deep well in Ahus. Absolut vodka has become popular due to its excellence in making cocktails and imparting its unique flavors and freshness. It is full-bodied and highly sophisticated with a surprisingly smooth and mellow character and evident hints of grain and dried fruit.

Absolut vodka is distilled in a method known as continuous distillation that means it is distilled so many times until it riches its purest form. This makes it one of the purest vodka in the world. It is stripped off any impurities and color, making it appear crystal clear. There are many ways of enjoying this vodka. It is perfect in making cocktails. You can choose to appreciate the elegance of this spirit by taking it neat, or you can decide to explore different tastes by adding lime juice, soda water, or lime slices. In any case, you will enjoy the elegance and luxury it generates.

5.  Grey goose vx

Grey goose vx

Grey Goose VX vodka is one of a kind. It is unique in its form. It is a French vodka with a splash of cognac. Grey Goose is skillfully crafted using soft winter French wheat and water from the natural spring of Gensac-la-Pallue. It is then infused with 5% cognac, which is made from Ugni Blanc grapes grown in the Grande Champagne region of France. The Talent behind this distinctive spirit is attributed to the master of cognac, Francois Thibault, and his team.

Grey Goose VX is a clear spirit filtered just like any other white vodka. The touch of cognac makes a significant difference to the body. To the nose, there are slight hints of nougat and plum. On the palate, this is where Grey Goose VX vodka begins to express its incredible character. Stronger notes of flower, cotton candy, sultana, and a distinct raisiny, sugar-cookie sweetness characteristic of good cognac. Even the amount of cognac is tiny; it has a surprisingly significant impact on the taste. It has a satisfying but slightly astringent finish, a characteristic of the vodka within, which is then shortened by the presence of a sweeter cognac. It has a soft texture appealing to the mouth of any fan of vodka. This is a truly unique spirit that represents an innovative new luxury.

6.  smirnoff vodka red

smirnoff vodka red

Smirnoff Vodka was founded in the year 1864 by a Russian known as Pyotr Arsenievich Smirnov, from whom its name was coined. Smirnoff vodka is the best-selling vodka in the world. It is made from corn and pure water, giving it its clean taste. Corn has no gluten; hence, this vodka is safe for people who are allergic to gluten. It is available in over 35 different flavors giving you a wide range of choices and a chance for you to discover different tastes. The purity in this spirit is further enhanced by the use of charcoal filtration to remove all the impurities.

With over 35 flavors, the flavor profile of Smirnoff vodka has a wide range. However, the most common flavors in various Smirnoff vodka features notes of citrus, grain, vanilla, and black pepper. The purity of the vodka enhances the expression of the flavors giving a refreshing feeling and a cool finish. Smirnoff can be enjoyed when taken straight, with tonic water or even club soda. This way, you will appreciate the aromas and an excellent Smirnoff experience. Browse through our online liquor shop (Smirnoff brand page) and pick your favorite Smirnoff flavor and enjoy yourself.

7.  hapsburg absinthe classic

hapsburg absinthe classic

This is a high-strength spirit with an alcohol content of 72.5%. It is uniquely made following traditional absinthe recipe with the inclusion of a notorious grand wormwood plant (Artemisia absinthium) that imparts to this vodka, unmistakable herbal aromas. This characteristic makes this green spirit popular among the modern drinkers. Besides wormwood flavors, it also contains anis, a licorice flavor. Other aromatic components may also be purposefully included, such as peppermint, cinnamon, and cloves. Hapsburg Absinthe Classic is strong stuff, and it is not advisable to take it neat. To best enjoy it, use sugar cube and ice water to tame the bitterness of this spirit. A strong and minty taste is profoundly expressed on the taste buds.

Classic Absinthe is expertly made to exhibit elegance and uniqueness. It works perfectly in cocktails due to its high concentration. It is easy to develop weird ideas after heavy indulgence in enjoying this spirit. However, tempting it may feel, for your safety, avoid taking it neat. Use a mixer or water. There are more modern flavors that you may want to check out; black fruits of the forest, cassis, and red fruits. We are ready to give you real Absinthe experience, Order online at Dial a Delivery liquor store, and have it delivered at no extra cost. Checkout more absinthe brands in our store.

8.  flirt vodka

flirt vodka

Flirt vodka is 100% grain vodka made in Bulgaria. It is available in its purest form, a quality developed by its sophisticated distillation and filtration process. It utilizes the continuous distillation technique and the silver filtration system utilizing silver ions to produce an ultra-pure vodka. The Bulgarian grain used to make this vodka is of the best quality, which gives the vodka a soft feel. Pure water from natural sources is used, which is free from impurities. This is a highly endorsed spirit for the younger generation who wish to experience a taste of elegance, adventure, and culture – all contained in one drink.

Flirt vodka is available in its flavored or unflavored forms. The common flirt flavors include the green apple, orange, lime, chocolate, etc. The wide range of flavors gives you a great opportunity to discover your favorite. If you already have a favorite flavor, then "go for the kill" and order it now! All the Flirt vodkas exhibit purity and have exciting aromas. Flirt vodka guarantees not only the highest quality but also an ultimate vodka experience. It is the best spirit for the young generation with an exquisite capability to drive fans to their limits.

9.  Eiko

Eiko

Eiko is a Japanese vodka specifically produced on Hokkaido Island. It is made from top quality Japanese grain and top quality water of Hokkaido Island. The spirit is distilled three times and filtered four times through sand and charcoal to achieve the purest form of the vodka. This process also ensures that the vodka is imparted with the desired flavors.

Eiko in Japanese means glory. This is a truly glorious spirit that is full of surprises. It is crystal clear with mellow, fresh aromas that hit the nose upon swirling a glass of this incredible spirit. On the palate, balanced flavors of licorice and cane are evident, followed by a fresh and long finish. This vodka is truly full of glory. It offers an ultimate vodka experience. Each drop arouses a feeling of luxury and indulgence, making it the perfect drink for a party.

10.  skyy vodka

skyy vodka

This is an American vodka made exclusively from American grain and water. It uses a sophisticated quadruple distillation and a triple filtration process to produce a spirit in its purest form. The innovative quadruple distillation results in a spirit level called SKYY Grade, which is a spirit that has been stripped off major impurities. The triple filtration imparts citrus, spice-like aroma in this smooth and crisp spirit, making it an award-winning vodka with over 20 years of consistent quality. The finished product is a dry vodka with a medium body and a nice creamy mouthfeel spiked with noted of coriander and anise and a subtle peppery finish.

The invention of Skyy vodka was motivated by a search for the best vodka for a martini. The secret behind the best martini is a better vodka. Skyy vodka exceeded the expectation by becoming a super-premium vodka, incredibly smooth and appreciated worldwide. The elegance of this vodka starts with its presentation to the nose. It is clear with a slight dryness. On the palate, it delivers a smooth and warm short finish. Skyy vodka has different flavor variations, commonly known as Skyy infusions, which are exclusively fruit-based. Browse through various Skyy infusions on our online shop and order your favorite flavor.

Vodkas are among the best spirits in the world and some of the most affordable alcohol in Kenya, serving a great purpose in ensuring enjoyment. Different vodkas generate different experiences. There is so much to explore in the world of vodka, from incredible cocktails to exceptional flavors of vodkas taken neat. Our online liquor store offers top quality vodkas at the most affordable prices and, at the same time, a collection of most expensive vodkas. Browse through various types of vodka and place your order. We will deliver your favorite vodka at your doorstep for free in less than 30 minutes. In a different guide, we will explore the most popular vodka brands in Kenya and their prices until then, cheers, and keep it #DialADelivery.