One of Santorini’s most traditional products is the delicious Fava Beans. It was added to the list of Protected Designations of Origin foods. The European Commission gave the PDO and PGI (Protected Geographical Indication) titles to 7 other European agricultural products.
Up until now 88 Greek products have been included in the PDO and PGI lists. They include: 27 different kinds of olive oil, 10 kinds of olives, 20 kinds of cheese, 23 fruit varieties, vegetables, dried fruits, legumes, 2 mastiha products.
Another 8 products from Greece are waiting to be established as PDO or PGI.