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A Delightful Tasting Experience at Polykala Distillery

Attica

Athens Center

Duration

30 m

Availability

Up to 10 persons

Guided Tour

Up to 10 persons

Overnight Stay

Not provided

Active Months

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Description

Polykala Distillery, established in 1897 on the stunning island of Kefalonia in the Ionian Sea, stands as one of Greece’s most venerable distilleries. Founded by the visionary Vassilis Polykalas, the company’s very origins are rooted in the creation and preservation of treasured ancestral recipes that have been cherished and safeguarded for over 125 years.

Through the passage of time, four generations have faithfully continued the tradition of crafting exceptional alcoholic beverages, honoring timeless recipes while infusing the production process with fresh ideas and innovations. Today, Polykala Distillery is headquartered in Athens, Greece, and its products grace shelves across the country. The company specializes in producing an array of offerings, including liqueurs, syrups for cocktails, and syrups for coffee, all crafted with the same dedication and craftsmanship that have been a hallmark of the Polykala legacy.

ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION

Visitors to Polykala Distillery are invited to step into the captivating history of the company, spanning four generations since its inception in 1897. This immersive experience is an opportunity to gain insight into the rich heritage of the brand, witness its evolution, and explore the journey from the past to the present.

Polykala Distillery also offers a delightful and complimentary liqueur tasting session on our exhibition premises, allowing guests to savor the remarkable flavors that have delighted generations. Furthermore, visitors can discover the art of mixing liqueurs at home, mastering the craft of creating homemade cocktails.

Visitors will encounter a dazzling array of elegant bottles, each a testament to the dedication to quality and presentation that defines Polykala. Should you wish to bring a piece of this legacy home with you, the distillery offers an opportunity to purchase these exquisite bottles.

Experience the legacy, craftsmanship, and flavors of Polykala Distillery, where tradition and innovation converge to create exceptional libations, and where history unfolds in each sip.

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Products

Liqueurs

Tour Languages

Greek, English

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