If you ask most people who are simply in the dark about popular Greek drinks, there is a high probability that they will either mention raki or ouzo. It is quite surprising to know that there are so many flavorful beers in Greece which feature rich barm and appetizing aromas. These are some of the best beers in Greece.
Known as the first beer in the world, this beer has managed to stay afloat in the brewer’s list. It is produced with the finest quality of grains which are about 5 in number. It has been in existence since 2011. The Athenian Brewery produces it.
B29 is a botanical beer that was for a special occasion, Christening. The baby’s father who happened to be a brewer, brewed several barrels to honor his child. It is said that of all the barrels produced, the barrel with the number ‘29’ tasted differently from the others because of a secret ingredient that has not been identified to date.
Brewed in the Messinia region of Greece is a beer named after the Greek goddess of water in the region of Messinia called Neda. This beer has been in existence since 2009 and promises to keep flowing as long as the river never runs dry.
Though not very popular in its birth country, America, this is one of the beers that have a dedicated following in Greece. It is a fine lager with great taste.
This brand of beer has been in existence for almost a decade. Its moniker is of Latin origin which is closely related to the number ‘7’. This remarkable hop comes in different flavors which include the Pilsner, the Pale Ale, and the Honey Golden Ale.
Native to Nisos Island is a new and tasty beer, the NHSOS. The beer was brewed with no heat treatments and no preservatives.
This beer is a classic. It is the first brand of beers that Greeks proudly called their own. It went downstream for a short while, to the dismay of the younger generation who only heard praises sang of the famous brew but never tasted it. Thankfully, like a fountain, the beer sprang back to life in 2010, and the brand has been enjoying much patronage ever since then.
This beer is one of the most priceless drinks in Greece, and its name rings on the lips of many beer lovers. Not forgetting its bestselling slogan ‘Myth is everywhere.’ Mythos Brewery produces the lager which has a striking blonde color.
Volkan Beer is brewed from the popular Santorini honey and the citron of the island of Naxos. For its rich taste, this beer snagged the award for ‘New Section Product Innovation of the Year’ at an international event in Prague, 2013.
The Alfa beer in Greece is part of the country’s cultural heritage. It has a unique flavor and riveting aroma that is loved by both locals and visitors. The blonde lager has a 5% alcoholic content. The Athenian Brewery produces the brand of ale.