Tag Archives: Alcoholic Beverage

This thing you should try: The Nicolaki cocktail at Iron Gate

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From the menu, Jeff Faile’s Nicolaki cocktail –– house-made Greek yogurt with vodka, honey, lemon and rosemary, shaken and served in coupe glass — reads like an unfortunate twist on a smoothie. But the drink that tops the list at …

Rakomelo by Finest Roots Spirits

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Rakomelo, the Aegean Sea’s finest and strongest liqueur, blends natural honey in perfect balance with Cretan raki, some cinnamon and clove buds to create a remarkable flavor. Finest Roots’ rakomelo is distilled with natural water and it consists of 100% …

Rakomelo

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An all Greek “cooked” cocktail Rakomelo is a local Greek alcoholic drink combining raki or tsikoudia with honey (meli) and several spices, such as cinnamon and cardamom or other regional herbs. It has an amber bright, warm color and as …

The Wallpaper* for Finest Roots Spirits

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In previous month’s food news the famous, high-end lifestyle, fashion & design Magazine Wallpaper* picked Greece: the newly established Greek brand Finest Roots, a local producer of traditional Greek spirits “dressed for success”  with an unexpected modern packaging. Finest Roots …

Beer

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The coolest, the better to quench your thirst under the Greek sun Beer is the world’s most widely consumed alcoholic beverage and the third-most popular drink overall, after water and tea. The preparation of beer is called brewing. It is …

Tsikoudia or Raki

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Crete’s powerful welcome! Tsikoudia or Raki is called a transparent, strong, alcoholic drink made and consumed largely in Crete. Each November, throughout the island, people gather around a boiler or “kazani” as they call it, and engage not only in …

Tsipouro of Tirnavos “The Cooperative”

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Tsipouro of Tirnavos “The Fine Spirit” with anise by the Wine Cooperative of Tirnavos The “Cooperative” Tsipouro of Tirnavos is a spirit that originates on the grape wealth and the long tradition of distillation of Tirnavos. It is a strong …

Tsipouro

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Drinking with friends like a Greek Tsipouro is an authentic Greek product closely interwoven with the Greek lifestyle, hospitality and entertainment. It is produced by the distillation of grape marc. High-quality grapes are integral to the production of superior Tsipouro. …

Ouzo Brettos

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Ouzo Brettos 1lt in Metallic Canister Ouzo Brettos is one of the smoothest and most mellow ouzo made of the purest and top quality ingredients, such as the famous Greek anise, local aromatic herbs and plants along with the unique …

Ouzo

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The “all time proper” Greek aperitif Ouzo is an exclusively Greek spirit drink. The word Ouzo cannot be translated. It is a name traditionally used to describe a spirit, the history of which is lost in the depths of time. …