Skrapar District

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District of Skrapar
Map showing Skrapar District within Albania
Map showing Skrapar District within Albania
Country  Albania
Capital Corovode

The District of Skrapar (Albanian: Rrethi i Skraparit) is one of the thirty-six districts of Albania, part of Berat County. It has a population of 10,200[1] (2010 estimate), and an area of 775 km². It is in the centre of the country, and its capital is Çorovodë. It is most famous for its Skrapar Raki which is drunk by the whole Albanian nation and is a tradition, with a volume of 65% it has been passed down from generation to generation and its recipe has remained untouched since.

The Skrapar District consists of the following municipalities:

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  1. ^ "POPULLSIA SIPAS RRETHEVE, 2001-2010". Albanian Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 2010-09-09. 

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Coordinates: 40°33′N 20°15′E / 40.550°N 20.250°E / 40.550; 20.250