Vallindras Distillery

Naxos,
Aegean Islands

Duration

~ 20m

Overnight Stay

Not provided

Guided Tour

Up to 20 persons

Active Months

Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Availability

Up to 20 persons

Description

In 1896 and in Chalki on the island of Naxos, Marcos Vallindras, founder of the distillery bearing his name originally produced a unique liqueur, which he called the “Citron of Naxos” from the leaves of the citrus-tree.
The recipe has been faithfully passed on from generation to generation. The fourth and fifth generations of the Vallindras family have continued to produce the liqueur using the same kind of copper stills for more than a century. The liqueur holds the distinguished status of a Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) in Greece.
The traditional Vallindras distillery, which has produced this exquisite distillate for over 120 years, serves as a destination for a visit through time, where the flavors and secrets of distillation are experienced.

TOUR AND TASTING

We await the opportunity to show you around the premises and witness the distillation process on a day of distillation, or we will explain the process. To be sure to see the distillation process, you can leave a note while booking to the space reserved for notes to the producer.
A tasting session concludes the visit.

Location

From €5.00

Per Person

Products
Citron Naxos, ouzo, psimeni raki, banana liqueur, cherry liqueur
Tour Languages
Greek, English
Social Media

From €5.00

Per Person

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