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4 Books Set In Greece That Are Perfectly Paired With Greek Lightning

Greece is one of the most magical places in the Mediterranean. It remains nearly untouched by man, as most of the locals hold a significant revery for the unbroken nature around them. That’s why the little fishing villages that pepper the islands, and the vast, stunning mountainsides all keep to themselves. It’s one of the…

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Why Greek Honey Is the Best in the World

For centuries, Greek honey has been widely considered to be the world standard. The golden liquid — ambrosia — has enjoyed fame since the legends of the Greek gods were born, and we’ve already written about how much the ancients loved this stuff. So what sets Greek honey apart from other honeys produced throughout the…

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The Ancient Greeks Sure Loved Their Honey

It’s no secret that Greece produces some of the finest honey in the world. With boundless sunshine and more than 7,500 unique species of herbs, plants, wild flowers, and trees (850 of which can’t be found anywhere else in the world), the Greek countryside is the perfect place for bees to do their thing. As…

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Liquor vs Liqueur — What’s the Difference?

If you’re anything like us here at Greek Lightning, you love exploring the wide world of cocktails and spirits — and if you’ve spent any time in that world, you’ve probably come across the terms “liquor” and “liqueur.” Although they sound and look very similar, liquor and liqueur are two entirely different things. In today’s…

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4 Beachy Destinations For Sipping Cocktails By The Sea

Few things in life are better than kicking back on the beach with a sweet liqueur cocktail in hand. But if you don’t live near a beach, it’s going to take a little bit of planning to get there. Let us help! In today’s post, the travel lovers at our liqueur brand are taking a…

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5 Tips For Drinking Like a Goddess

We’re endlessly inspired by the goddesses. They stand in their power in mind, body and spirit. They indulge in all the sensual pleasures of life, and still have the energy to rule in their realms. They expect the best and they get the best. We think that the way to feel like a goddess is…

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5 Greek Gods Who Would Love Our Honey Liqueur

At Greek Lightning, we know good liqueur. Our honey liqueur is crafted at the 150-year-old Callicounis Distillery in Greece, where it is distilled from the juiciest grapes and blended with natural organic Greek honey, then fermented with cinnamon, nutmeg, and our mix of secret herbs and spices. The result? The best-tasting Greek liqueur on the…

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The New Liqueur That Tastes Just Like Honey

The world of alcoholic beverages is diverse. There are always new flavors and textures to explore. A connoisseur can explore this world for decades and still find something surprising and refreshing for their palate. At Greek Lightning, we offer a thrilling new liqueur that tastes just like honey. This drink will be a delight to…

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4 Ways To Gift A Bottle

Wine and liqueur bottles are some of the best gifts you can bring to a party or dinner. A delicious alcoholic beverage can add to the life of the party and please the host. When you aren’t sure what to buy and want to gift something that will impress the hosts and delight the guests,…

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4 Tips for How to Cure a Hangover

Trying out various drinks at a party and loosening up a bit can be fun in this fast-paced world. But it can sometimes have unpleasant consequences the morning after. Hangovers are never comfortable and they can take anywhere between 8 to 24 hours to disappear. Most people can’t afford to wait that long. Fortunately, at…

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