“Tsipouro” and “ouzo” are transparent aromatic alcohol drinks full of flavor that are produced and consumed every year all over the Mediterranean and are known by many names such as: tsipouro, arak, grapa. The history of distillation and fermentation process of tsipouro, goes far back in time and some say that it began during the 14th cent in Mount Athos by the monks that dwelled there. As time went by its fame spread over many regions of Greece and mostly in Macedonia, Epirus, Thessaly and Crete. All by-products of wine and grapes are used as raw materials since vineyard owners wanted to make the most of their vineyards and not let anything go to waste. Furthermore, during the final stage the last ingredients are added to give to the precious drink its intoxicating aroma such as apples, tangerines and oranges, onions, corn, quinces and sometimes aniseed.
Tsipouro and “tsipouradika”, are one of the things that Volos is widely known for, a ritual that became part of the residents` of Volos everyday life and a pleasant surprise for visitors. After enjoying your shopping time and walks throughout the city of Volos do not miss to enjoy a delicious meal with unique flavors and tasty appetizers in “ouzotherapy” that is located in the heart of Volos, right at the end of Ermou str, where the majority of shops and stores are located. The best time you can go, along with your family and friends, is late noon and early afternoon and it is without doubt that it will be a memory that you`ll remember and wish to repeat during your visits in Volos over and over again.
“Ouzotherapy” aims to preserve the old values of local traditional cuisine while adapting it to elevated and modern tastes. The wide variety of dishes can be wonderfully accompanied with wine, beer and above all, “tsipouro”. The only thing you need to bring with you, is your good appetite for tasteful adventures.
- TypeRestaurant, Tavern, family and friends, central, tasty experiences, joyful atmosphere.
- SeasonsAll year long
- We speakGreek, English
- Pelion Bus PointYes
- OtherDelicious appetizers, seafood, drinks
- By Pelion Voucher
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org