Pirate drinks

International Talk Like a Pirate Day is coming (September 19th),
which means Pirate Drinks!

Arak

Cocktail Ingredient Glossary » Arak
Glossary:

A potent liquor that hails from the Middle East. Arak is a clear, colorless liquor flavoured with anise, and is similar to Ouzo, which can often be substituted in the place of Arak. It is nicknamed "the milk of lions", and is popular in Arab countries.

Arak is not to be confused with the similarly named liquor, arrack.

Arak is commonly mixed with water, which causes emulsification of the anise oils, turning the solution a milky white color. It is also sometimes mixed or chased with juices. Ice can also be added to arak, however, it should be added after any mixer, because adding ice directly will cause fat to solidify out of the arak and leave a film on the surface of the drink, and the glass.

Nutritional Information
No nutritional information is currently available for this recipe or ingredient.
Most popular recipes containing Arak
Browse all 4 recipes containing Arak
Cocktail recipe search

Advanced search

Mixed drink recipe browser By:
Drinking games and bar games
Bartending and basic bartender skills
Pirate drink recipes Drink recipe stuff
Your bar
Your favourites
Your account

Advanced Search
Best Drinks
Newest Drinks
Drink of the Week
Ingredient Glossary
Random recipe
Submit recipe

Some more stuff
New here?
FAQ
Urinal Test
Got a web site?
RSS Feeds
Mixed drinks via RSS!