Origin of raki
Examples from the Web for raki
Contemporary Examples of raki
“My sales have dropped by 90 percent,” said Nurettin, the owner of a store filled with wine, beer, Raki and whisky.With New Turkish Liquor Ban, Raki Goes Underground
June 13, 2014
Historical Examples of raki
Raki is a colourless spirit, extracted from the skins of grapes after the wine-making.
These consisted of two little public-houses, one famous for its wine, the other for its raki.
The sole effect of the raki was to make him exceedingly devotional.
Moreover, I had heard of this raki of theirs, which is so much fire-water, and I didn't take their temperance very seriously.
Raki and mastic, the favourite beverages of this part of Europe, are drinkable: that is all that can be said for them.