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Kitron is a citron liqueur produced on the Greek island of Naxos. It is made from the fruit and leaves of the citron tree, which is similar to the lemon tree but stronger and slightly different in taste.
The drink was briefly fashionable during the early 1980s, but is difficult to find today outside Naxos due to a shortage of citron trees.
The first distillery was established in 1896 in the village of Halki.
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- Naxos Island
- The Citron in Naxos by Greek Travel
- The Citrons of Naxos
- Halki Village of Naxos
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