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Santorini is a unique island, filled with unique items to take home. It has a rich volcanic soil and special microclimate that help to make it one of the most distinct and unique wine-producing areas in entire world. The local varieties of vines are assyrtiko, aidani, mantillaria and mavrotragano. Several local vineyards produce award-winning labels that are worth taking home.
Santorini’s wines are easily found in local stores and supermarkets throughout the island. Another wine product to look out for is gourmet chocolate that’s made with the island’s sweet vinsanto wine – a delicious souvenir difficult to find anywhere else.