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Metaxa Cocktails: Easy and Delicious Drinks Made with Greek Brandy

Metaxa Cocktails: Easy and Delicious Drinks Made with Greek Brandy

The best way to enjoy Metaxa is neat. That’s how a good brandy should be enjoyed and Metaxa is no different. But this is not a hugely expensive single malt whiskey, so it’s okay to bend the rules and have a little fun with cocktails. […]

Ouzo: What is it, Where Does it Come From and What’s in it?

Ouzo: What is it, Where Does it Come From and What’s in it?

Ouzo is a strong Greek spirit with an aniseed flavor and millions of foreign fans who enjoy sipping this drink as they while away their summer vacations on the Greek islands. Ouzo is produced in dozens of local distilleries across the country and as well as […]

Metaxa: What is it and Where to Find it? (3 vs 5 vs 7 vs 12)

Metaxa: What is it and Where to Find it? (3 vs 5 vs 7 vs 12)

Metaxa is a very unique tasting brandy that is created and sold primarily in Greece, but is also exported to spirit lovers around the world. But what makes Metaxa so special, what do the 3, 5, 7 and 12 brands signify, how is it made […]