” What is it about Ouzo that you may not know”

  The summer arrive and still searching for areason why you should have the pleasure to enjoy the flavor of ouzo with the ocean by your side. How many people really know the reason why ouzo becomes a cloudy white miky colour when added water to ouzo? Aniseed owes its aroma to the ouzo. This ...

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The summer arrive and still searching for areason why you should have the pleasure to enjoy the flavor of ouzo with the ocean by your side. How many people really know the reason why ouzo becomes a cloudy white miky colour when added water to ouzo?ούζο στη Σκάλα Καλλονής Μυτιλήνη Λέσβο

Aniseed owes its aroma to the ouzo. This plant contains chemical and organic tastes which are named tarpenes. Tarpenes are those that secure the characteristic aroma of aniseed, therefore the ouzo as well. These tarpenes are soivable in alcohol. This however, is not the same case with water.

Due to this contens of the ouzo in alcohol, these substances remain in dissolution. Although, when the ouzo is mixed with water the dissolution of tarpenes are impossible. This is the reason why the favourite cordial especially the summer gets thiw white miky colour.  The tarpenes are the reason for the aromaw not only of the aniseed but also from many others diversed plants, such as mint, ginger and many others. Lesvos or also known as Mytilene to some famaliar aqvantanced are famed for the assorted kinds of ouzo. The ratio of proportion is prepared on our site with ranges from 37,5% – 48% vol. To the magestic taste of ouzo well… You will just have to make that trip to Lesvos island!

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