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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.

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