Strawberry Pineapple Spritz – Palm Bay Beverage (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

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  • My Rating: [C+]

Strawberry Pineapple Spritz – Palm Bay Beverage, 5% ABV, 355ml., (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

Ingredients: carbonated water, glucose-fructose,vodka, citric acid, natural and artificial flavour, sodium citrate, malic acid, potassium sorbate, colour.

  • Style: (Strawberry-Pineapple) Vodka Cooler
  • Taste: Candy strawberry-pineapple low alcohol detection
  • Where I got it : BC Liquor Stores
  • How much: $9 – 6x355ml., sometime in 2014
  • Do I love this enough to drink it again: no
  • Would I recommend this at drinking parties: especially good for non-drinkers and sweettooths

Visual: Shiny blue aluminum can. Pours bright pink lemonade, no head, a few bubbles here and there, barely any activity.

Nose: 100% candy strawberry (pink/red Skittles), (lvl-4)-pungency

Attack: dense sugars

Mid-palate: (lvl-8)-quickly dissipating sweetness, background subdued alcohol, (MAIN) chemical candy strawberry-pineapple

Finish: light burpy, mild tart, fruity candy pineapple.

Summary: Well-hidden alcohol but possibly heartburn for those with a sensitive stomach like me. Has a minor plastic-chemical taste but overall a rather pleasant candyesqe flavour. Mildly carbonated.