Market Watch Magazine May 2000
BMC Imports offers the drink of the czars with its two new
vodka releases, The Jewel of Russia Classic and the
The Jewel of Russia Ultra. Made from a centuries-old
recipe, The Jewel of Russia Classic is made from hard winter
wheat and rye and deep-well water, according to the company.
This classic offering comes in a 300-year-old bottle design
with a silk-topped cork and a red wax seal emblem. The Jewel
of Russia Ultra is a limited-edition vodka that undergoes
additional rectification and slow-flow filtration to achieve
even higher purity and smoothness, according to the company.
This ultra-premium spirit is encased in a handpainted bottle,
which is created and signed by Russian artists living in a
small village outside Moscow. Each bottle is numbered and
the supply is limited to 10,000 bottles. Available in 750-ml.
bottles, The Jewel of Russia Classic retails for $28.95 and
the Ultra retails for $49.95. For more information, contact
BMC Imports at (203) 359-4410.