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Lately it seems the sign you've arrived is having your very own vodka. But are any of these brands worth mixing with your Ocean Spray? You'd be surprised, says Gary Itkin of New York's Bottlerocket Wine & Spirit, who sampled five of them for Fortune. Photographs by Adam Butterworth for Fortune Magazine.

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Verdict: Lacks "finesse."
The Donald is a teetotaler, but with Drinks Americas (marketer of Willie Nelson's bourbon), he shipped nearly 100,000 cases of faux-gold-plated bottles last year.
Last updated January 18 2008: 12:48 PM ET

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