Three Olives Vodka was founded by Guillaume Cuvelier in London in 1998, and acquired by Proximo Spirits in 2007.Ingredients and creation Three Olives Vodka is made from quadruple-distilled winter wheat harvested in England. The vodka is handcrafted and is available as a clear unflavored vodka as well as a variety of infused vodkas. The flavored vodkas are made using the circulation method, where the vodka flows into the flavored liquid to create the flavored vodka. Three Olives unflavored vodka is 40% alcohol by volume (80 proof). Nearly all Three Olives flavored vodka types are 35% abv (70 proof).