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What does Vo stand for in seagrams?

What does Vo stand for in seagrams?

Very Own
There is a mystery surrounding the origins and naming of Seagram’s V.O., one of the most well-known whiskies produced at Joseph E. Seagram’s former Waterloo Distillery. Family tradition states that “V.O.” stands for “Very Own,” as this was a whisky blend created for Joseph E. Seagram’s own family.

What is Vo gold liquor?

About Seagrams VO Gold Seagrams VO Gold is a Canadian whisky from Canada. It has an ABV (alcohol-by-volume) percentage of 40%, or said another way, Seagrams VO Gold is 80 proof.

What kind of alcohol is Vo?

Canadian whisky blend
Seagram’s VO is a classic Canadian whisky blend, made with spirit of at least 6 years of age. It is said the blend was created after a post-prandial conversation amongst the Seagram family; the letters “VO” might well stand for “very own”, as in, their very own blend…

What does Seagram’s VO taste like?

Taste: Nice viscosity, with some light, rye-tinged vanilla, and some slight bitterness. There’s some light, sweet white grape-like fruitiness along with some bourbon notes fit in very nicely in the background.

What is the difference between Vo and Vo gold?

If VO is a mixer, VO Gold retains the classic Canadian whisky profile, but is made for sipping. This is whisky for when the hard-core VO drinker has a special occasion. Same brand, same whisky, just a lot more of it in each sip.

What is the difference between Seagrams 7 and Seagrams VO?

VO is very similar to Seagram’s 7 and you can make all of your favorite Canadian whiskey drinks with it, but the VO version just makes everything a little bit smoother.

Does Seagram’s VO go bad?

Unopened whiskey doesn’t go bad. Most whiskey scientists believe that an opened bottle of whiskey lasts about 1 to 2 years—if it’s half full. Whiskey expires about 6 months if it’s a quarter or less full. That’s because the less whiskey in the bottle, the more oxygen.

Is Seagram’s VO a good whiskey?

VO has little bit of the usual blended character in a bad way, but there are some unusual notes as well. A fairly good nose combined with a creamy palate: that’s why VO stands out from the usual bulk stuff. This Canadian blended whisky is like Toxic Avenger, entertaining and full of sparks in a good way.

Is Seagram’s 7 the same as Crown Royal?

Seagram’s Seven Crown, also called Seagram’s Seven, is a blended American whiskey produced by Diageo under the Seagram name. Seagram’s Seven with 7 Up is known as a “7 and 7”. It’s also often used as an ingredient in Manhattans. Seagram’s Seven has an ABV of 40%.

Does Seagram’s still own Crown Royal?

Crown Royal, also known as Seagram’s Crown Royal, is a blended Canadian whisky brand created by Seagram and owned by Diageo since 2000….Crown Royal.

Type Canadian whisky
Manufacturer Diageo
Country of origin Canada
Introduced 1939 (Canada) 1964 (US and other countries)
Proof (US) 80