5Akvavit

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The people of Denmark are warm, entertaining, and lively people to be with. One of their fun cultures in their drinks, of which they are very proud. When you visit Denmark, you must try out the drinks below because you may never come across them again, unless of course when you visited again. Akvavit is by far one of the most common drinks in Denmark. It is made from distilling potatoes and grains, with added herbs, spices, and other items to spice it up. Akvavit is some sacred drink in the country as the meaning of the name of the drink is “water of life”. Also, the respect that the Danish people have for the drink is due to the fact that it has been around since the 15th century, playing a significant role in the history and culture of the people. The drink is available for locals and tourists in pubs, markets, restaurants, and night clubs. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!

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