Doritos Launches Nacho Cheese-Flavored Liquor That "Tastes Like The Real Thing"

PepsiCo-owned snack food Doritos has partnered with drink company Empirical to produce nacho-cheese-flavoured liquor. 

In a press release, the company announced that its latest drink, dubbed Nacho Cheese Spirit,  

tastes just like the real thing

The beverage is also made with malted barley and Belgian saison yeast, which is known for its peppery, spicy flavour 

The essence of real nacho-flavoured Doritos is retained " 

"through vacuum distillation" and offers hints of corn tostada, umami and acidity," the company said.  

This limited-release offers a multi-sensorial, savory nacho cheese-imbued beverage experience 

That smells and tastes just like the real thing - bringing the iconic flavor of Doritos 

Nacho Cheese Chips into the spirits aisle," the press note read.