Classic Rye Polugar is the true legendary Russian bread wine (traditional Russian old-time vodka) brought back to life using the traditional technologies and recipes from the 18th and 19th centuries. It hasn’t been produced for the last 120 years.
Classic Rye Polugar is bottled in the finest glass bottle, which is a reconstructed copy of the Queen Elizabeth personal stoff-bottle dated 1745, located in the Russian National Museum.
Aroma: fresh; bright; bready; aroma of home-baked goods, rye crust, rye bread, dill, caraway and pickling spices; thick malt tone; buckwheat honey; freshness of bread, grains, fresh grasses, wildflowers; and dizzying, barely perceptible sweetness.
Taste: warming and soft taste of rye bread, slightly sweet, somewhat honeyish, spicy, lightly grassy bitterness, pleasant.
Aftertaste: prolonged, warm and warming, with bright notes of rye bread, slightly salty and peppery, light artemisia bitterness, hazelnuts, almond, honey.