New Amsterdam Spirits Adds to its Flavored Vodka Portfolio

NEW_AMSTERDAMNew Amsterdam Expands Offerings to Include Pineapple and Orange Flavored Vodkas

MODESTO, Calif., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — New Amsterdam Spirits, the brand that made spirits industry history by selling 1 million cases of vodka within its first year to market, is proud to announce the newest additions to its portfolio, New Amsterdam Pineapple and Orange Flavored Vodkas. Like its existing flavored vodkas, both New Amsterdam Pineapple and Orange Flavored Vodkas are five times distilled for unparalleled smoothness and are made from the finest quality grains and fruit flavors.

“In line with the New Amsterdam ‘It’s Your Town’ ad campaign, the essence of the brand captures the feeling of ownership of your city, local pride, and the unabashed celebration of socializing,” said Gerard Thoukis, Senior Director of Marketing at New Amsterdam Spirits. “With the introduction of New Amsterdam Pineapple and Orange Flavored Vodkas to the current portfolio, we are excited to give consumers a new way to enjoy New Amsterdam as they pursue a night out on the town.”

Adds New Amsterdam Master Distiller David Warter, “New Amsterdam Pineapple Flavored Vodka exhibits bright, refreshing aromas of pineapple and tropical fruit with flavors of juicy, freshly cut pineapple and coconut.” Additionally, Warter describes New Amsterdam Orange Flavored Vodka as showing “sweet aromas of peeled orange and orange blossom, and flavors of ripe orange fruit, tangerine, and clementine.” Both premium vodkas are so smooth they can be enjoyed straight or on the rocks, yet versatile enough to be easily mixed in a variety of cocktails. New Amsterdam Pineapple and Orange Flavored Vodkas break from category norms with distinctive yet approachable taste profiles that are clean, refreshing, and distinct from competitors.

New Amsterdam Pineapple and Orange Flavored Vodkas are available nationally for a suggested retail price of $14.99/750mL. Both flavors will be sold alongside New Amsterdam Gin, New Amsterdam Vodka, New Amsterdam Red Berry, Peach, Citron and Coconut Flavored Vodkas.

New Amsterdam Pineapple Flavored Vodka Cocktail

New Amsterdam’s Pineapple Express

  • 1 oz. New Amsterdam Pineapple Flavored Vodka
  • 2 oz. pineapple juice

Directions: Shake ingredients in a cocktail shaker half-filled with ice cubes. Strain into a rocks or highball glass filled with ice cubes. Garnish with a pineapple wedge. Add a squeeze of lime or a splash of soda water to cut sweetness, if desired.

New Amsterdam Orange Flavored Vodka Cocktail

New Amsterdam’s Orange Classic

  • 1 oz. New Amsterdam Orange Flavored Vodka
  • 1 oz. Triple Sec
  • 2 oz. orange juice

Directions: Shake ingredients together in a cocktail shaker half-filled with ice cubes. Strain into a rocks or highball glass filled with ice cubes. Garnish with an orange wheel. Add a squeeze of lime or a splash of soda water to cut sweetness, if desired.

About New Amsterdam® Spirits
New Amsterdam® Spirits is based in Modesto, California. New Amsterdam Gin received the Platinum Award at the 2011 SIP Awards, was the recipient of the prestigious Double Gold medal at the 2010 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, and was awarded a score of 95 by Wine Enthusiast. Introduced in 2011 as the sister brand to New Amsterdam Gin , New Amsterdam Vodka was awarded a score of 92 by The Tasting Panel, received “Three Stars” from F. Paul Pacult’s Spirit Journal and was noted as a “Best Buy” by Beverage Testing Institute. New Amsterdam Red Berry and Peach Flavored Vodkas joined the line-up in 2012, with New Amsterdam Citron and Coconut Flavored Vodkas added in 2013 and New Amsterdam Pineapple and Orange Flavored Vodkas in 2014.

For more information and additional cocktail recipes, visit www.newamsterdamspirits.com.