Rakomelo

Rakomelo Raki Drink
Rakomelo
On Greece's Cyclades islands, this sweet, anise-flavored drink is said to boost libido. See the recipe for Rakomelo »Ingalls Photography

On Greece's Cyclades islands, this sweet, anise-flavored drink is said to boost libido.

Rakomelo
On Greece's Cyclades islands, this sweet, anise-flavored drink is said to boost libido.
Yield: serves 2

Ingredients

  • 4 cloves
  • 2 sticks cinnamon
  • 2 cups raki
  • 12 cup thyme honey

Instructions

  1. Heat cloves and cinnamon sticks in a 1-qt. saucepan over medium-high until toasted, 1–2 minutes. Add raki and thyme honey. Boil; cook 5 min.