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Vodka is a distilled beverage. It consists primarily of water and ethanol with traces of flavors. Vodka is fermented by distillation of substances such as grain, potatoes, sometimes fruits and or sugar.
Traditionally prepared vodkas had an alcoholic content of 38% by volume. Today, the standard Belarusian, Polish, Russian and Lithuanian vodkas are 40% alcohol (80bewijs). The European Union has a minimum of 37.5% alcohol content for any European vodka to be named as such. Products sold as vodka in the United States have an alcohol content of 40% or more.] For homemade vodka and spirits as "moonshine", see moonshine by country.
Vodka is traditionally drunk neat in the vodka belt countries of Eastern Europe and around the Baltic Sea. It is also commonly used in cocktails and mixed drinks, such as the Bloody Mary, Screwdriver, Sex on the Beach, White Russian, Black Russian, vodka tonic, and een wodka martini.