Extremely flammable, please create with care

This is, without doubt, the best Canuck tipple that I’ve had. It may well be the best vodka I’ve ever had. I can’t imagine a serious mixologist not having this as the essential base for mixing vodka-based classics or as the ideal canvas against which to create some new cocktails. Just a smidgeon warms the cockles of the heart but beware: smooth as this is, you don’t want to pickle your innards. If a bottle of Scotch at 40% or 43% abv can power a car (yes, I’ve done this), then can you can imagine what Elixir could do. For some more info on the long overdue Liquor Law Reform in Canada see here. And who better than W. C. Fields for amusing alcohol jokes: “Always carry a flagon of whiskey in case of snakebite and furthermore always carry a small snake”.

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