Veev is a spirit made from Brazil’s National fruit, the açai (pronounced ah-SIGH-ee) berry. The açai is a packed with antioxidants, omega 3s, calcium, vitamins C & E, and protein. The spirit also contains natural hangover cure, prickly pear and acerola cherry. Veev base spirit is hand crafted and column distilled from wheat.
Veev is a sustainable company that donates $1 from every bottle towards green initiatives. The product is 100% natural and is made from a 4-column distillation process that uses 200% less energy that a traditional pot still. Packaging is made from recycled materials and the product is produced at Distilled Resources, the only distiller in America to get at least 25% of is power from wind. The company supports the Sustainable Açai Project and the Rainforest Action Network and is active is a host of other environmental organizations.
The 60-proof spirit is slightly yellow with a sweet citrus scent. The taste is a bit sweet with hints of cherry, chocolate and citrus. It makes a great mojito and fine martini. I like it with ice and Pelligrino.
Veev is currently available at stores and bars in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Miami.