Brandy Metaxa 5*, 200 ml
- Brandy type: Grape Brandy
- Strength: 38%
- Volume: 200 ml
- Grape varieties: Sultana/Sultanina, Savatiano, Black corinth
- Aging type: Barrel aging
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Brandy rich amber color with a beautiful golden hue.
Generous, bright, well-balanced taste of brandy filled with delicious notes of peach, apricot, freshly baked rolls and raisin brioche. Pleasant aftertaste noted delicate tone of almonds and oak.
In a complex bouquet Metaxa bitter orange flower aroma, subtle shades of rose and ripe apricot gradually enriched with notes of vanilla, honey and violet flower.
Brandi used both in pure form or in combination with ice or tonic. Metaxa is also an ideal ingredient for preparing different cocktails.
Brandy Metaxa - the most famous strong drink in Greece, it got its name from a man with "a great sense of taste" and excitement entrepreneur - Spyros Metaxa. Founder of the House METAXA set an ambitious goal of creating a unique beverage with a high strength and a soft aromatic taste. Overcoming complexity and risks, Spyros Metaxa achieved tremendous success in achieving its goal. Brandy Metaxa - delicious, soft, but it's nice refreshing drink. Its production started in 1888 and within a few years became the exported products to different countries of the world.
The basis of the recipe Metaxa - a distillate, which is made from wine, consisting of three grape varieties: Sultanina, Savatyano and Black Corinth. After distilling spirits bottled in small French oak barrels Limousin, where, depending on the type of future brand, they are aged from 3 to 30 years. Ripe alcohols blended with gorgeous muscat wines, extracts of May rose petals and Mediterranean herbs that give the drink softness and richness; blend then placed for six months in large oak casks. Before filling brandy cooled for two days and filtered beverage thus rendered resistant to precipitation.
Today, S and E and A Metaxa ABE remains true to the traditions and implements a particular style of METAXA, created by the founder of the House.