FOR RELEASE: For Immediate Release
The fresh cucumber taste with a squeeze of lime is right on target with growing consumer taste trends. Traditional fruit and refreshing, crisp flavors continue to lead the way in the Flavored Vodka category in which Burnett’s has proven to be a leader over the last 10 years. Burnett’s Flavored Vodkas are quadruple distilled, triple charcoal filtered and made with natural flavor, placing them among the purest Vodkas on the market.
“Cucumber Lime is a flavor that truly embodies what people love about Burnett’s Flavored Vodkas – it’s fresh, fun and flavorful,” said Reid Hafer, Senior Brand Manager. “Our consumers have come to expect new flavors like Cucumber Lime that mix easily with their favorite mixers. Cool and light with a hint of lime, Cucumber Lime is sure to please the palate.”
Cucumber Lime brings Burnett’s portfolio to a total of 37 flavors, which includes: Apple Berry, Blue Raspberry, Blackberry, Blueberry, Cherry, Cherry Cola, Cherry Limeade, Citrus, Coconut, Cranberry, Fruit Punch, Grape, Hot Cinnamon, Lime, Limeade, Mango, Mango Pineapple, Orange, Orange Cream, Peach, Pear, Pineapple, Pink Lemonade, Pomegranate, Raspberry, Red Berry, Ruby Red Grapefruit, Sour Apple, Strawberry, Strawberry Banana, Sugar Cookie, Sweet Tea, Tropical Fruit, Vanilla, Watermelon and Whipped Cream.
The product is available for a suggested retail price of $10.99 for the 750ml and is bottled at 35% alcohol by volume (70 proof).
Cucumber Lime will be available in four sizes: 50ml, 750ml, 1.0L and 1.75L. “New Flavor” hang tags will hang from the bottles of 750ml and 1.75L sizes for the first few months of shipping. The launch of the new flavor is supported by floor displays, a range of point of sale items, shelf facings, as well as sales education materials. The Burnett’s website (www.burnettsvodka.com) and the Burnett’s ‘More Recipes, More Fun’ Mobile App (available on Apple and Android devices) provide information and drink recipes for all flavors.
Burnett’s Vodka is one of the top-selling vodkas in the nation and the 12th largest selling distilled spirits brand in the US. Since 2000, Burnett’s Vodka has consistently won Beverage Information Group’s “Growth Brand” and Impact’s “Hot Brand” awards as one of the fastest growing products in the industry. In 2015, Burnett’s Vodka was named to Beverage Information Group’s inaugural “Growth Brands Hall of Fame.” The entire line includes the 80 proof Vodka, an array of Flavored Vodkas, Gin, Rums, and 100 proof varieties.
Founded in 1935, Bardstown, KY-based Heaven Hill Brands (www.heavenhill.com) is the nation’s largest independent, family-owned and operated spirits producer and marketer and the world’s second-largest holder of Kentucky Bourbon. Heaven Hill’s diversified portfolio of brands includes Evan Williams Bourbon; Larceny, Elijah Craig and Henry McKenna Bourbons; Deep Eddy Vodka; Burnett’s Vodkas and Gin; Admiral Nelson’s and Blackheart Rums; HPNOTIQ Liqueur; The Christian Brothers Brandies; PAMA Pomegranate Liqueur; Domaine de Canton Ginger Liqueur; Lunazul Tequila; Cinerator Hot Cinnamon Flavored Whiskey and Rittenhouse Rye Whisky.
Heaven Hill reminds you to “Think Wisely. Drink Wisely.”