Forget that 40% liquor you’ve been drinking, that’s like grape juice compared to these heavy weights. Here in Kenya the relevant Alcohol Agencies may have regulated the alcohol content at say slightly not above 42% ABV. However, this does not necessarily apply with drinks manufacturers around the world. Here are some of the six strongest alcoholic drinks known and consumed by people all around the world.
Everclear a grain spirit is considered the world’s strongest alcoholic drink. It can contain upto 95 % ABV. It is manufactured and sold by the American spirit company, Luxco. It is colourless, odourless and tasteless. In other words, don’t drink this one.
Good ol’ Sailor Vodka
This is a less known vodka; commonly produced and consumed in Sweden. Some of it may be bottled from 38% ABV, but they do have a different version that is bottled 85% ABV. A few shots of this and you’re on the floor.
This is very strong rum from Bacardi brand, with 75.5% ABV. The bottle usually comes with a stainless steel-like fire arrestor. The rum is good for cocktails like daiquiris and Cuba Libre’, however, you are warned to space out on the number of cocktails you have.
One of the oldest forms of Domestic Rum from Europe, Stroh is Austrian rum bottled at 80% ABV and is much stronger drink than the Bacardi 151,They come spiced and you are advised not to sipped it straight away, however, you can mix and make punches and flaming cocktails out of it.
Devil Springs Vodka
A very strong spirit bottled at 80% ABV. It best consumed in a cocktail mixed with juices or ginger ale, you are advised not to down the drink as shots. It can be used well in flaming cocktails.
This is the strongest known Scandinavian drink; it is has 88% ABV and it’s from the eastern part of Russia. This is the kind of drink you mix up at a cocktail party where people are acting all stiff and rigid. Its bound to loosen up anyone!