5 things you didn’t know about Vodka
Vodka is without doubt one of the most – figuratively speaking – abused spirits amongst us alcohol enthusiasts. It’s flavourless, colourless and mixer friendly, making it an iconic staple for lacing your drinks with.
Despite the fact that everyone and their dog has tried vodka and used it in many cocktails, there is a lot we don’t know about the popular beverage. Well, keep reading and get to know.
1 THE NAME VODKA COMES FROM THE SLAVIC WORD VODA, MEANING WATER.
2 A TEASPOON OF SUGAR WITH A FEW DROPS OF VODKA HELPS KEEP FLOWERS FRESHER LONGER.
Multiple uses = justification to buy more vodka (as if we needed more)
3 VODKA SOOTHES A JELLYFISH STING BY DISINFECTING THE WOUND AND ALLEVIATING SOME OF THE PAIN.
4 IT WORKS WONDERS IN YOUR HAIR – thank us later, ladies!
Apparently, adding vodka to your shampoo is supposed to make your hair healthier and shinier.
5 CONTRARY TO THE POPULAR MYTH, VODKA IS NOT MADE WITH POTATOES
It is made from fermented grains such as sorghum, corn, rice, rye or wheat.
Turns out vodka is much more interesting than one first thought! Not sure if I’ll be trying vodka in my hair anytime soon though…