United makes Tito’s Handmade its exclusive vodka
- May 09 2013 08:50 PM
Tito's Handmade Vodka, is an Austin, Texas-based company, and one of the fastest growing micro distilleries in the United States. United has been boarding the award-winning craft vodka since May 1.
"United was looking for a great tasting vodka for our customers, and we've found it in Tito's Handmade Vodka," said Lynda Coffman, United's Vice President of Food Services. "Tito's is a small-business success story with an outstanding product. United has a rich history in Texas, and we are proud and excited to bring Tito's around the globe to more than 370 destinations worldwide."
Vodka is the number one-selling spirit served on United flights and is commonly requested on the rocks. Vodka tonic and Bloody Mary cocktails are the preferred inflight sipping styles. Tito's is available for sale in economy class for $7 with a major credit or debit card in United's cashless cabins. Passengers in United's premium cabins may enjoy the spirit at no cost.
"Over the years, people have embraced my handmade vodka, traveling with it on their own and spreading the word. Now that Tito's Handmade Vodka is inflight, I'm glad its debut is with United Airlines," said Tito Beveridge, founder and master distiller of Tito's Handmade Vodka. "We're excited for the new venture with United and look forward to offering flyers around the world the chance to experience a true American spirit."