Alcoholic Beverage Cretan Tsikoudia History

Geographical Indication “Tsikoudia of Crete”

Marsh spirits in Crete have a Protected Geographical Indication “TSIKOUDIA of CRETE”. The competent authorities for such protection are the Ministry of Finance, the General Secretariat for Public Revenues, the General Directorate of the General State Chemical Laboratory and the Alcohol & Food Directorate. The geographical indication “Tsikoudia of Crete” is used for the marc […]

Alcoholic Beverage Cretan Tsikoudia History

The tsikoudia and the Minoan Period

The link of the geographical origin of “Tsikoudia Crete” started from the Minoan period, where Crete emerged as an important wine-producing region with excellent quality wines. The most ancient cultivated vineyard was found in the summer Minoan palace, in the archaeological site of Kato Zakros. Archaeological findings provide evidence that the art of distillation was […]

Alcoholic Beverage Cretan Tsikoudia News

Industrial Property Organization

Certificate of Industrial Property Organization ByRaki flavor, innovation, monopoly and O.I.P.. ΜΠΑΪΡΑΚΙ ByRaki flavor has a Utility Model Certificate (UAC). U.A.C. is a 7-year protection rating granted to protect ΜΠΑΪΡΑΚΙ ByRaki flavor XXV products with 25% alcohol. NUMBER PIC: 20160200019 TITLE OF INVENTION: PRODUCT AND METHOD FOR PREPARING WHEAT AND ELEVEN ALCOHOL WITH LOW ALCOHOL […]