€£$
по-русскиen Español (pronto)
enter
1511things to do
in the world
211things to do
in Italy
26things to do
on Sardinia

Try mirto liquoreon Sardinia, Italy

#25of 26 things to doon Sardinia

Oddviser

adventure's step-by-step
recipes & lifehacks
How to ride a board on volcano in Nicaragua?How to walk inside the active volcano in Greece?How to feed flying dogs in the jungles of Thailand?How to cycle along the Great Wall of China?How to swim in the famous Trevi Fountain in Rome?How to ride a kayak along the canals of Venice?How to walk on the roofs of skyscrapers in Dubai?
Join usit's more fun together :)
In Sardinia the most famous liqueur is Mirto, and you should try this unusual purple drink after a hearty meal.
How to try mirto liquore on Sardinia
Mirto liqueur is made from myrtle berries that resemble blueberries. Mirto bushes grow all over Sardinia, so that liquor can be fully called local drink. The most common liquor color is red, but often you can see the purple mirto, which has become a highlight of this drink. Drink mirto need chilled.

Serve liquor in bars and restaurants, a bottle of the drink can be purchased at supermarkets.

How much?

around €13 per bottle.

Reviews

Guest29 January 2023

More things to do on Sardinia

#6Climb to the Saint Remy Bastion on SardiniaClimb to the Saint Remy Bastionoddviser

Go up the staircase to the terrace of the Bastione of Saint Remy in Cagliari, and you will see the magnificent views of the city.

FREEBastione of Saint Remy
#15Drive on the Green Train around Sardinia on SardiniaDrive on the Green Train around Sardiniaoddviser

Ride along the scenic Sardinia on historic train of the 19th century.

26
#19Buy jewels of red coral on SardiniaBuy jewels of red coralCherry

In Alghero, Coral Riviera of the island, you can buy a beautiful jewel of real red coral, that is appreciated worldwide.

5Alghero town
#2Hunt for sea urchins on SardiniaHunt for sea urchinsR.R.Mix

Arrange a real hunt for sea urchins, and after it have a little picnic on the coast with wine, bread and caviar urchins.

#14Visit Cagliari Cathedral on SardiniaVisit Cagliari Cathedralklia balo

Go up the hill, counting the numerous steps of luxurious stairs and visit the beautiful cathedral in the heart of Cagliari.

FREECagliari Cathedral
#8See murales on SardiniaSee muralesMargaret Cain

Stroll through the art museum in the open air among many houses, painted a picture of life in Sardinia.

FREEOrgosolo
#12Visit the witch's house on SardiniaVisit the witch's houseMargaret Cain

Look into the tomb hewn in the rock, where, according to the legends live little fairies or clumsy witches.

3Necropolis of Anghelu Ruju
#24Try seadas on SardiniaTry seadasЛеся Кречетова

After a delicious and hearty first course order a dessert seadas. It is an oily pie with sour cheese inside, that has very unique taste.

#16See the wild mouflons on SardiniaSee the wild mouflonsLev Сhechetkin

You can see european wild mouflon only on the islands of Corsica and Sardinia, and in Italy you can find them in the national park.

25Asinara National Park
#21See Sardinia in miniature on SardiniaSee Sardinia in miniatureklia balo

Visit a unique and incredibly interesting park where all the attractions look like toys.

10Sardinia in Miniature Park
#5Walk the breakneck stairs Scala del Capriolo on SardiniaWalk the breakneck stairs Scala del CaprioloEugene Krasowski

Go down to the Neptune's Grotto on the long stairs, offering a view of the Mediterranean Sea.

FREENeptune's Grotto
Know more things to do?Guest

Share your ideas of what to do on Sardinia with other travellers — together we'll make our travellings more interesting!

Photo credit © http://www.puntalizzu.com