Like Old Bay? Old Bay Vodka is coming.
Old Bay's manufacturer, McCormick & Company, announced Thursday that the liquor will hit shelves in Maryland and Delaware in mid-March. They partnered with George's Beverage Company, a distillery in Frederick, Maryland.
"The vodka perfectly highlights the quintessential flavor of the iconic Old Bay spice blend," McCormick said in a statement.
"Our fans are loyal and passionate when it comes to all things Old Bay," McCormick executive Jill Pratt said in the statement.
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Fans and critics took to social media to voice their excitement and slight apprehension about the offering.
"Who needs Russian vodka when you can get Old Bay Vodka?" Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said in a tweet.
The blend of 18 herbs and spice has been sold for more than 75 years, McCormick says.
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