European city of Malta in the archipelago is the perfect destination for people who want to enjoy their holiday. This nation with interesting ancient relics is also a great place to experience local drinks the people have been enjoying for centuries. Here are the most popular drinks that Malta has to offer. People in Malta can’t do without beer. Since the 1920s, companies in this country have been producing high-quality beer. Most of these brands are unique and have won awards over the years. Companies like Stretta Indian Pale Ale, Lord Chambray San Blas, and Farsons Blue Label are very popular. Cisk Larger remains the favorite of many Maltese. The golden color, unique flavor, and yellow labeling and branding colors are all aspects of the beer that are just completely unbeatable. Cisk has also won many awards including in 2007 title for World’s Best Lager by Beers of the World Magazine. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
You can’t talk about almost any nations in the Mediterranean without mentioning their wine. Interestingly, each of these nations has different winemaking culture, and Malta is not an exception. Winemaking has been in Malta for more than 2,000 years ago, having been introduced by the Phoenicians. There are five main wine producers in Malta, including Marsovin, Camilleri Wines, Montekristo Emmanuel, Delicata, and Meridiana. Some of the most popular wines in Malta you must give a try are Girgentina, Chardonnay, and Ġellewża. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Spending time at the bar is an important aspect of Maltese lifestyle, and there is no better way to join in the fun than ordering for a Jägerbomb. This very popular drink adored all over the city offer guests an opportunity not just to taste the value of Malta but also to take part in the game of dominoes. Jägerbomb is made by dropping a glass of Jägermeister into a cup of red bull. The drink is quite delicious and can be taken at any time of the day. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
A beautiful summer afternoon at the pool or beach in Malta is not complete without a bottle of gin. It’s the drink that Maltese people never underscore. They ensure it’s available anywhere people are gathered, having fun, or need to drink for their health and entertainment. Gin, along with tonic are two essential drinks that visitors to Malta will definitely enjoy. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
If you’re done with alcohol and you’re craving for some soft drinks, then the Maltese Kinnie is the perfect option for you. Kinnie is a bittersweet beverage that is carbonated and brewed from bitter oranges and extracts of wormwood. It’s not just the country favorite non-alcoholic drink but also considered a national drink, having been brewed locally and consumed since 1952. Kinnie has a brown color. Most times it is drunk alone, while at other times mixed with alcoholic drinks. The drink is so popular that is it exported to other countries like UK, Germany, Poland, Canada, and Libya. For the purpose of preservation, the recipe of Kinnie is kept under lock and key; however, there are speculations that it contains ginseng and rhubarb.