Ellwood Blues and his ‘Pure Spirit’ Vodka Visit Florida
(March 9, 2012 Tampa, FL) Crystal Head Vodka is ‘Pure Spirit’ and the passion of Dan Aykroyd who back in 2008 launched his ultra clean Canadian Vodka in the unique glass skull bottle. Since then Aykroyd along with Infinium Spirits and a distribution network that includes Premier Beverage Company, Crystal Head has become one of the hot brands on the back bar.
Larry ‘Smokey’ Genta and the Beverage Underground Network was invited to the Premier Beverage offices to hear Dan Aykroyd meet, greet and thank the Premier Beverage sales team and to outline the future of Crystal Head Vodka .
Dan Aykroyd Interview Beverage Underground
Aykroyd, along with partner John Alexander, who designed the bottle, bring attention to the legend of the 13 Crystal Head Skulls. The heads are thought to offer spiritual power and enlightenment to those who possess them, and as such stands not as a symbol of death, but of life.
Bartenders and consumers are finding that Crystal Head is vodka as it should be… that is free from any additives typically seen in vodka and beverage alcohol production including citrus oil, glycerin, sugar and synthetic flavorings. It also shattered sales records becoming the fastest bottle or brand to reach 2 million bottles sold and recently picked up a Double Gold Medal at the at the prestigious San Francisco World Spirits Competition.
Aykroyd signed bottles throughout the day including a stop at McDill Air Force base in Tampa before heading east on Saturday to sign more bottles for fans at the ABC Liquors in Orlando. Aykroyd was the celebrity host of the United Cerebral Palsy Orlando Chapter on Saturday Night for the “Evening at the Palace” Gala one of UCP of Central Florida’s largest annual fundraisers. Aykroyd appeared at the fundraiser along with Actress Cheryl Hines, best known for her role as Larry David’s wife in the HBO comedy Curb Your Enthusiasm.