Russian Standard is a vodka of exceptional quality that is both naturally pure and great tasting. Distilled in St. Petersburg using only the finest Russian winter wheat and pure glacial water from Lake Ladoga, Russian Standard is vodka as it should be. A higher standard of vodka that is both naturally pure and great tasting. Russian Standard is the vodka by which all others must be judged. The authentic vodka choice for bringing friends together to create genuine experiences. In 1894 Dmitry Mendeleev, the greatest scientist in all Russia, received a decree from the Tsar to create the Imperial quality standard for Russian vodka. The 'Russian Standard' was born. Today in St Petersburg, our state-of-the-art distillery allows us to bring this vodka heritage into the 21st Century. Using winter wheat from the Russian Steppes and pure glacial water from Lake Ladoga, we have created the genuine taste of Russian vodka that is once again being celebrated throughout the world.