This is a jewel amongst drinks. It originates from Prostějov Starorežná and it contains 35 % of alcohol content. It is made from the selection of six herbs, the main one being anise, just as it is in Starorežná. Anise is a fragrant healing spice with stimulating effects. It provides energy, stimulates the appetite, improves digestion, helps with breathing difficulties and encourages male passion. Prostějov anise has been truly considered a panacea since the beginnings of its production in Prostějov from the end of the 17th century.
A jewel among drinks. This spirit, based on a traditional recipe, is still produced from eleven selected herbs, spices and seeds. An important component is the aromatic and medicinal spice anise. It has stimulating effects, provides energy and improves digestion.
Which is why this spirit is considered a panacea for many ills. The recipe dates back to the end of the 17th century when pharmacist Michael Storch became the owner of the The Green Tree Distillery. He skillfully combined his medical and wine-making knowledge to develop a spirit made from rye base. That’s why it is called “ryž” in Moravia, later being called “režná” and then “starorežná”. The alcohol content is 40%.