Metaxa, 7 Stars, The Original Greek Spirit, 70cl
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To create Metaxa Five Star, Spyros started by blending the finest matured wine distillates he could get his hands on with the selected sun soaked grapes from Attica. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
Metaxa is fine Greek drink made by diluting an aged cask strength grape spirit with muscat wine and a recipe of botanicals including anise and rose petals. I don't care about "smoothness", I prefer interesting whiskies and brandies (and other spirits) with some bite, but this one is neither smooth nor interesting. Metaxa is fine Greek spirit made by diluting an aged cask strength brandy with muscat wine and a recipe of botanicals including anise and rose petals.The man in charge is the “Metaxa Master”, the current Metaxa Master, Constantinos Raptis, is the fifth in line since 1888. The wine distillates Metaxa brandy is made up of are aged up to 7 years, each star representing a year's ageing.
Crafted by the House of Metaxa, this brandy is made using a blend of distillates aged for up to seven years in oak barrels. Without them, this site would not function correctly or be able to collect information to make your experience better. Metaxa brandy 7 stars 700ml Dark honey in colour, it offers flowery, fruity perfume and calm, with slightly woody flavour.This is then matured in oak casks for 5 years with selected aged Muscat wines and a secret mix of botanicals. Compared to the younger 5 Star, the additional two years of aging might not seems like it should make a difference, but boy howdy does it. The first spirit was distilled in 1888 at a specially built distillery in Piraeus, the port of Athens. The General Wine Company sources wines from all over the world, but with a particular focus on small, independent producers. Maybe some people like the idea of a brandy distillate being diluted with sweet wine but I find the flavors actually conflict.
During the check out process you will be asked to confirm that you are of legal age to purchase any age-restricted products. Mellow taste with hints of vanilla and a delicate aroma make Metaxa 7 star Wine Brandy a spirit of distinction. Metaxa is sweeter than your usual brandy as it's blended with Muscat wine sourced from the Aegean Islands and infused with rose and anise. The brandy's deep amber color and complex flavor profile of honey, caramel, and spices make it a true delight for the senses. There are cheaper bottles that taste better and many far better bottles for only a few more dollars/euros/pounds.Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.